First Lady Arnece Skinner is woman of faith, driven by her relationship with God and her love for people. First Lady was born and raised in the church, where she developed a love, passion and drive for ministry. Over her lifespan in ministry, she has served as a Youth Ministry leader, Praise & Worship Team, Choir, Hospitality Ministry, Nursery Leader, Sunday School Teacher, Bible Study Group Leader, and a host of other roles.
Today, she is a committed member of Bread of Life Christian Center, where she serves in several capacities, to include Church Administrator, New Members Orientation instructor, Women of Worship (alongside Lady Ruth Skinner) and Youth Ministry Director.
Professionally, First Lady serves as the Supervisor with Synovus’ Customer Care Center. Simultaneously, she is a student at Fort Valley State University, pursuing a degree in Organizational Leadership. Additionally, she is a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated.
First Lady is the daughter of Pastor Lee McCants and Patricia Scott McCants. She was born and raised in Warner Robins, Georgia. She is married to L. Darnel Skinner, Jr., Pastor of Bread of Life Christian Center and they have three sons: LJ (LaJarious), CJ (Christian Jacob) & MJ (MiCael Joche`).
First Lady garners wisdom and inspiration from several mottos. She believes that “some of God’s greatest gifts are unanswered prayers” and that “it’s always too early to quit.”