Welcome, CCDA Participants!
We are excited to be part of the CCDA National Conference in Charlotte! We love to see God’s people working towards transformation in communities across the country. At Mission Increase, we help nonprofit ministries fulfill their God-given mission and increase their Kingdom impact.
Mission Increase Area Director, Northeast Ohio
Dr. Jimeka Holloway serves as the Area Director for Mission Increase Northeast Ohio. With more than 20 years of program development and fundraising experience, Jimeka has trained and coached a variety of organizations and has served on advisory and governance boards of numerous ministries and nonprofit organizations throughout the Northeast Ohio area. She earned a PhD in Management – Designing Sustainable Systems from Case Western Reserve University, Weatherhead School of Management. Jimeka is also a certified urban youth minister (Fuller Theological Seminary) and diversity management professional from NTL Institute. Jimeka is excited about the Christian Community Development movement happening right now in Northeast Ohio!
Mission Increase Area Director, Houston Gulf Coast
Giovanni “Gee” Arias serves as the Area Director for Mission Increase Houston Gulf Coast. He has over 8 years of experience in church ministry, with a focus in church planting and expansion. Gee has a calling to help the local church community understand the intersections of the marketplace and the Christian commission to make disciples throughout all the nations. He believes the key can be found in Jeremiah 29, “But seek the welfare of the city where I have sent you… for in its welfare you will find your welfare.”
Prior to Mission Increase, Gee served as Executive Director for a new organization where he witnessed God grow the revenue over 3,000% in 2.5 years. He has been featured in interviews and conferences including NPR, The Ringer, the TXCCDN, and the CCDA. Gee is a native Houstonian, where he lives with his wife, Jewell. He enjoys many hobbies, including traveling, photography, and of course, cheering on his Houston Rockets.
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