Monday, November 9, 2020 at 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Becky Posey Williams
Becky Posey Williams joined the staff of The General Commission on the Status and Role of Women in January, 2014 as Senior Director for Sexual Ethics and Advocacy for the worldwide United Methodist Church. In this position, she provides consultation to bishops and judicatory leaders and offers training throughout the denomination on the topics of sexual ethics and integrity in ministry, including the importance of self-care. Becky is also a trainer for the development and use of Response Teams for congregational and staff healing following an incident of sexual misconduct in a local ministry setting. 

Prior to coming to GCSRW, she worked for 25 years as a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Therapist in private practice.  For 10 years, she served as a trainer/consultant with annual conferences of The United Methodist Church in the areas of response to sexual misconduct and healthy boundaries.  She developed and led “Beginning Well”, an eleven session small group for first year Residents in Ministry (RIM) focusing on understanding oneself in the multiple roles of ministry.

In 2007, she completed a two-year training and certification as a Spiritual Director through the Center for Ministry at Millsaps College in Jackson, Mississippi.
A lifelong United Methodist, she has served in various lay leadership positions including, chairperson of Staff Parish Relations Committee, Lay Leader, and on the District Board of Ordained Ministry.

She is the mother of one daughter.  Becky enjoys being in nature kayaking or biking.