Reesheda N. Washington
Reesheda N. Washington has a heart for Christian Community Development both nationally and abroad. A follower of Christ, a wife and mother, and former Project Leader of Covenant Kids Congo powered by World Vision for the Evangelical Covenant Church, Mrs. Washington currently serves as the Executive Director of Communities First Association.
connecting with communities, supporting the uncovering of their God given gifts and talents, and standing alongside the cultivation of those gifts and talents. Her heart is rooted in holistic ministry approaches in response to The Great Commission.
A preacher and leader of the people, Mrs. Washington enjoys culture and the arts, and spends her spare time studying people, music, food, painting, language, and looking for evidence of God’s presence in the world. She and her family attend New Community Covenant Church in the Logan Square neighborhood in Chicago.
When asked about her new call to CFA, Mrs. Washington said, “I am delighted to become a part of Communities First Association, and I am looking forward to collaborating with members as we help to improve our communities and support neighborhood development together.”