Thursday, January 13, 2011

Grateful for Great Mentors in our Past

The following blog post is from Rachel Hamilton, former Los Angeles City Director for CSM and current Vice President for Ordinary Saints. Rachel is a rich resource for anyone seeking a mentoring relationship. Check out her most recent blog!

Catching up with a dear friend this week, we fell to talking about previous mentors. One of the main reasons we find fault with current leaders and directors is that we remember fondly great mentors of our past.
Kyle Becchetti is a gifted and able leader, but even more important she cares deeply for those she leads. Kyle was my supervisor as the VP and CFO for Center for Student Missions.  Now she leads Truthseekers as their Director of Operations.
I remember how Kyle took up cross-stitch around the time that a few of her leaders were expecting children. I was leading the ministry in LA and she embroidered a bib for my first-born that said, "Natural Born Dodger Fan" with the Dodgers logo.  That one did not get passed on!

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