Meet Some of the Team
We are a ministry team of dedicated to seeing women’s lives transformed and changed.
Pastor Jarrod Flanagan
Pastor Jarrod Flanagan is the President/Chief Executive Officer of Teen Challenge Women’s Ministries. Jarrod has been a consultant to other large Teen Challenge organizations and teaches leadership training to different ministries like Christian Temple Church in Houston, Texas.
As the President/CEO of TCWM, Jarrod is committed to providing progressive leadership & services that proactively meet the expanding needs & expectations of this vital ministry. Experienced in pastoral ministry & corporate management, Jarrod is uniquely qualified to carry out the mission & vision of this ministry.
Kate Riggs is the Chief Financial Officer for Teen Challenge Women’s Ministries. She oversees the financial administration of the ministry, ensures compliance with all state and federal laws for each facility, and reports monthly income and expenses to the President.
Kate holds a Bachelor’s Degree in business. She is certified through Teen Challenge USA in Principles of Biblical Counseling as well as Personal Studies for New Christians (PSNC). Kate is currently enrolled in the Arkansas School of Ministry.
Before coming to Teen Challenge four years ago, Kate worked in various industries from banking to real estate to education, but her calling at TCWM allows her to merge her two passions-ministry and business.
Kate is married to Erick Riggs, an investigator with the Pope County Sheriff’s Office and Associate Pastor at Believer’s Fellowship Assembly of God, since 2002. They have two children-Samantha and Drake.