Jade Lee, a Bachelors of Arts English graduate of Hampton University, is a native of Deptford, NJ. She graduated from Deptford Township High School as a highly recruited athlete by almost every top tier school of the U.S. and obtained a full scholarship in Track and Field at Hampton.
Jade was also a 2001 Junior All American, 11 time record holder and 6 time MEAC Conference Team Champion, and an Indooor Championship MVP during her tenure as a Hampton University collegiate athlete. Throughout these years she also developed a passion for ministry and desire to share the gospel of Jesus Christ, deciding to leave her track aspirations to do ministerial work.
In 2005, upon graduating from Hampton, Jade served as a Fellowship of Christian Athletes Director for her college and married Corey Lee. In 2006, Corey and Jade Lee transferred their permanent residency to Atlanta, GA. They both founded and pastored Convergence Church where they have pastored for the past 15 years. This has evolved into a flourishing global movement, Convergence Movement.
Some of Jade’s administrative roles as CEO are to oversee vision, managers and organize annual scheduled goals to reach pastors, communities and lay persons. Provide resources to develop local communities and host annual events for business professionals or citizens. She also speaks at conferences, events and organizations as a public speaker. Jade has spoken at local schools, churches and travelled internationally to preach the gospel, with her husband, Pastor Corey Lee.
Jade’s name means to cause one to prosper through surrender and that is what she aims to do. As a humanitarian she is constantly helping the marginalized and finding resources for them to be empowered long term.
Missionary to 41 Nations
Jade founded a network called Convergence Network of Ministries and Churches to share the gospel, equip ministry leaders and prepare all people for the work of the ministry. She is a beacon of light to the global church and has created a warm, family network in 41 nations.
As an avid writer Jade has written 5 books aimed to inspire, encourage and transform people’s lives. Her books bring hope, care and a gentle push towards purpose.