Rev. Kirk W. Ridley, Sr.
Administrative Assistant to the Presiding Elder
Pastor Ridley, in this capacity serves as advisor to the presiding elder and is also a resource person for the pastors in the district. He is involved daily in helping to ensure that the district runs smoothly.
Pastor Ridley is highly regarded among his peers and is a regarded as a man with Godly integrity and compassion for the work of ministry.
Rev. Kirk W. Ridley, Sr. is currently pastor of Avery Chapel AME Church, the "mother church" of african methodism in Shelby County.