Ingrid Green Adams, Southern Christian Writers Board Member-At-Large is a 1983 Magna Cum Laude graduate of Southern at New Orleans, LA. She retired from the Dept. of Homeland Security as an Intelligence Research Specialist in 2003.
Having a passion for the written word, Ms. Adams has written the following books of inspirational poetry: OF SPIRIT AND TRUTH, AS I PONDER, OF DAYS GONE BY, FROM THE MOUTHS OF BABES, GET RIGHT OR GET LEFT, FROM WHENCE WE CAME, ONCE UPON A WORD, IN THE SWEET BY AND BYE, AS I WALK AWAY, NO TIME TO CRY, SPEAK LORD I’M LISTENING, AND TEACH YOUR CHILDREN WELL.
She is the owner of Green’s Consulting Company specializing in Consultation and Motivational Speaking and is available upon request as an instructor. She also teaches writing classes and is an instructor of the St. Charles Parish Public School Community Education Program.
She has appeared as a guest speaker for the following organizations:
Southern University in Baton Rouge, LA,
Southern University at New Orleans,
Loyola University of New Orleans, LA
The New Orleans section of the National Council of Negro Women
Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond, La.
University of New Orleans
International Trade Center in New Orleans
Destrehan, Hahnville, and Bonnabel High Schools
Albert Cammon Middle School and R.K. Smith Middle Schools.
Ms. Adams holds an honorary appointment to the Professional Women’s Advisory Board. She is also a member of Poets Alive writing group of St. Tammany Parish.
In her spare time, she enjoys working with children as a Youth Bible teacher, mentor, and tutor. Her hobbies include writing, singing, reading, dancing, and also enjoys stamp and coin collecting.
Ms. Adams believes in giving back to her community. She sponsors several essay contests through her church and schools in St. Charles Parish.
She is a lifelong resident of St. Charles Parish.