Welcome to Churches In One Accord

                           dba Center for Global Diplomacy 





Churches In One Accord (CIOA) is a 501 c3 non-profit conglomerate organization registered in the states of Virginia and Louisiana.  We empower people through collaborative partnerships in the fields of education, religion, healthcare, civic, business, economics as well as law and government.  We establish subsidiary entities who develop initiatives to create better families, better schools, better churches, better businesses, and better communities.

Churches In One Accord is governed by a Board of Directors

B. Theron Williams, Ph.D, MBA, CPC


Dr. B. Theron Williams is the founder of Churches In One Accord, One Accord Church International, Global Kingdom Connections, Center for Global Diplomacy, Kingdom Reign Church, Career Innovations of America, and Center For Global Diplomacy.


Dr. Williams is primarily a leader who inspires leaders to succeed in life. He has keen insight and possesses wisdom beyond his years. He is an executive, entrepreneur, business advisor, strategist, educator, minister, life coach and author who develops principle-based applications and models for individuals and various industries.


Grace Williams, M.Th.D., C.P.C

Vice Chairman and Co-Founder

Grace Williams is co-founder of Churches in One Accord, primarily providing strategic guidance and directions to all it's subsidiary entities.  A veteran of the United States Navy and a 26 year former United States Postal Services employee she is the overseer of Kingdom Reign Church Virginia Beach,  Kingdom Reign Church Baton Rouge, and True Word Ministry of Norfolk VA.

Grace Williams is a Certified Professional Coach with over 25 years of community involvement helping families by providing practical applications for daily living. Her strategic alliance with area businesses lay a foundation for their growth and development in Hampton Roads and Baton Rouge Louisiana.


Jay Youngblood, USN Ret., M.Th.D., C.P.C

Chief Operating Officer

Jay Youngblood is a retired U. S. Navy Senior Petty Officer and a Certified Professional Coach. He serves as the Chief Operating Officer of Churches In One Accord and is a graduate of Centura College with a degree in computer network management.  He is responsible for the day-to-day leadership and general management of the organization. 

Sarah E. Cullen, CM.A., Ed.S, C.P.C


Sarah E. Cullen is executive director of Career Innovations of America and is a known advocate for children, youth and families. Career Innovations of America builds youth from their foundation to their future. The Louisiana based academic high school and practical career business model helps individuals ages 16 to 24 prepare for successful academic completion and productive employment opportunities. 

Sarah E. Cullen is a Certified Professional Coach. She is a knowledgeable and inspiring advocate for education and individual involvement in bettering the lives of youth and adolescents. She sits on the board of directors of Churches In One Accord to assist youth and adolescents prepare for a stronger tomorrow.