Biography

Pastor Sheryl D. Menendez

Pastor Sheryl D. Menendez is the founder and Pastor of Light of the World Family Ministries in Glen Burnie MD. Continuing the vision of her and her late Husband Pastor Frank Menendez mission of creating a church dedicated to helping Men, Women, and Children reach their full potential in Christ.  

She is A Cancer survivor, who lives by example and applies the word of GOD to her life. She is an entrepreneur, mother, grandmother, mentor, author, speaker, and role model. Pastor Sheryl mission is seeing people healed and delivered from rejection, abandonment, abuse and fear.

After retiring from management at C &P, AT&T, and Lucent Technologies, Pastor Sheryl continued her mission of changing lives through Christ, and created Restoration Community Development Corporation, a 501 c3 organization dedicated to ensuring quality community service programs that empower, strengthen, and preserve Families. 

As Executive Director of RCDC Pastor Sheryl has developed many partnerships with AA County Schools, City of Annapolis Mayors office, AA County Health department, H20 4 LIFE Adolescent Recovery Clubhouse, CO-Coordinator of ASAP Coalition of City of Annapolis for Substance Abuse and has received honors from A.A. County OIC, Delta Sigma Theta, MLK Breakfast Committee, Coalition of 100 Black Women, and the City of Annapolis. 

Sheryl after completing internship with AA County Mental Health Department for Behavior Health Counseling she served as a Board of Directors member for 9 years. She currently serves on HIV Commission, Infant Mortality and 10 years on State of Maryland, MOTA (Minority Outreach and Technical Assistance).