Kathy Benson

Kathy was born in Newbern North Carolina but was raised in Selma, NC.  She has three children. Kathy relocated to Newport, NC on March 26 2011. When she received a position working with special needs adults and children.


She graduated from Mid- America Christian University in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma where she received her Bachelor of Science in Christian Ministry. She also has an Associate in Applied Science in Accounting from Johnston Community College Smithfield, NC. Kathy is an Ordained Minister with the Church of God. Kathy is the Youth Pastor here at White Oak. Her goal is to reach the youth and to encourage them to be the best they can be. She is  the Finance Manager at the church and works diligently to keep things in order. 


Kathy has been a member of the Church of God organization for 14 years. She has taught Adult Sunday School, Youth Services, attended youth camps and bible schools in the Church of God organization. She has served in a variety of areas as she discovered her passion and anointing.