Kerri Hammond, left, talks to Phyllis Malcom at a reception during the 2018 GBC annual meeting upon her husband Thomas being named Georgia Baptists’ new executive director. In the background Thomas Hammond talks to Harris Malcom, Phyllis’ husband. SCOTT BARKLEY/Index
ROME — Kerri Hammond, wife of Georgia Baptist Executive Director W. Thomas Hammond, Jr., will be the featured speaker at Shorter University’s 4th Annual Little Black Dress Tea on Saturday, Feb. 22.
The Little Black Dress Tea is hosted by Shorter University First Lady Teresa Dowless to raise support for the Student Scholarship Fund. The event will begin at 2 p.m. in the University’s Price Learning Center. Tickets are $30 each, and sponsorship opportunities are available.
For tickets or more information, visit www.shorter.edu/tea.
Hammond, a South Carolina native and graduate of Lander College, has been married to her husband for 32 years. She taught elementary school before becoming a stay-at-home mom to daughters, Katie and Karley. She continues to serve others through hospitality, foster care support, and young moms ministries.