Cassandra graced the Regent Road Baptist Church pulpit as the first African-American ordained, female Reverend in the churchs' history. She is on the ministerial staff at the Friendship Missionary Baptist church in Charlotte, NC; USA. She was in Freetown in Nov. 2009 also to attend the Baptist World Alliance Youth conference held in Sierra Leone in Nov. 2009. A regular church attendant to the Regent Road Baptist Church ,Gwen Joy Smith, is also pictured here. Gwen is from the USA and works in Sierra Leone.