Dr. Sylvia Carter is a Proverbs 31 woman who uses her life to influence and inspire women around the world. She is a missionary, educator, philanthropist, mentor, inspirational speaker and writer that balances ministry and family. She loves encouraging others to fulfill their potential in Christ. In 2013, she released her first Christian romance novel, No Wasted Tears. She eventually went on to release the sequel, Beyond the Tears.
Dr. Sylvia loves being authentic and transparent. She has a unique ability to speak to a room of 25 or 1000 women and make them feel like they are having a cup of coffee one on one with a friend, life coach and sister in Christ.
She is the Co-pastor of Siloam Church International, where she partners with her husband Pastor Jonathon Carter. She is the visionary and founder of two non-profits Women Impacting A Nation (WIN) and Sylvia Carter Ministries (SCM). Through these non-profits her vision is to create a world where the cycle of powerlessness is broken, and women as well as children are empowered to thrive in their purpose.
Her leadership has been demonstrated for over 30 years starting with the Clayton County School System in Georgia, where she was the first African American to become a National Board Certified Teacher as well as being named Teacher of the Year.
Sylvia’s most prized title, however, is COO (Chief Operating Officer) of the Carter household in Atlanta, Georgia. As a wife of over 29 years to Jonathon Carter and mother of two, Thaydra and Jonathon Jr.