ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Beverly's professional work experience
includes over15 years of employment at the National Broadcasting Company (NBC)
in New York City, where she was executive secretary to several NBC News
presidents, including Reuven Frank and Larry Grossman. She was also Executive
Assistant to the late Tim Russet, a former host of "Meet The Press." Based on
her performance, she was promoted to the network's corporate suite, managing the
offices of CEO's Grant Tinker and Robert C. Wright.
While working in New York, she founded POLISHED ACTS,
INC. in 1984, which was a community youth organization offering a social and
life skills training program to young men and women, graduating over 300 youths.
Her service to the community earned her a citation in the Congressional Record
in April of 1986 by her then Congressman Peter Rodino. She also received
Outstanding Young Woman in America Award for volunteer service to the YWCA of
the Oranges, 1985. Beverly left NBC in 1991 to give greater service to the
ministry and aide to her husband in his increasing ministerial responsibilities.
In her first book, "Saved and Beautiful" she shared much of her training
received at the Ophelia De Vore School of Charm graduating "Most Outstanding
Student" in New York with Christian women.
Beverly is a wife, mother, grandmother and an
evangelist and Bible teacher for more than 15 years, attending several
seminaries, including Alliance Theological Seminary, Nyack New York. She has
authored four books, No Manís Concubine: Tell the Concubine She Was Meant to Be
a Queen, Saved & Beautiful, Good Women In Bad Situations and The Grace That
Awaits Them, and her latest book Covenant Dating, The Biblical Path to Marriage.
Beverly ministers at conferences and teaches seminars made up of diverse groups
of women. In her local church, Bethesda Temple Community Outreach Center where
her husband Bishop Joseph C. Allen is Pastor, she is Director of the Womenís
Ministry Department and an instructor of Discipleship Classes for new converts.
It is Beverlyís great passion to encourage, uplift and
inspire the people of God with the good news of the Gospel of Jesus Christ and
His abundant Grace seeing lives transformed by the power of the Holy Spirit.
© 2004 - 2013 Beverly D.