Holland Methodist Church

Superintendent Minister

Rev. Delsol Meade

Rev’d Dr. Joan A. Delsol Meade

I embrace my roles both as Theologian and Pastoral Leader – a bridge between the academy and pastoral practice.

I am a Christian Educator – Teacher and Preacher, a Facilitator- helping individual persons and groups to fulfill their potential; and a Pastor- Counsellor and Spiritual Guide.

My Professional Status:
Superintendent Minister, Holland Circuit, Leeward Islands District, Methodist Church in the Caribbean and the Americas (MCCA)
Secretary of Conference, Leeward Islands District, MCCA
A former co-chair, I am currently a member of the Oxford Institute of Methodist Theological Studies

My Past Community Involvement includes the following:
Chaplain, The Girls’ Brigade- Montserrat (1996-2001); Dominica (2001-2002); Sint Eustatius (2005-2008); Montserrat (2008-2016); Sint Maarten (2016-2018).
Chaplain, The Boys’ Brigade- Montserrat (1999. -2001); Dominica (2001-2002); Sint Eustatius (2005-2008); Montserrat (2010-2016); Sint Maarten (2016-2018).
Chair, Multisectoral Team on HIV/AIDs/STIs, Montserrat (2008-2015)
Chair, Montserrat Christian Council ( 1999-2001)
Founding member, Montserrat Children’s Society ( 2012)
Executive, Montserrat Chapter, UWI Guild of Graduates (2012-2015 & 1985-1987)
Secretary, Golden Years Foundation for the Elderly, Montserrat ( 2000-2001)
President, Montserrat Union of Teachers (1986-1988)
Pioneered the Salem Folk Singers, Montserrat (1983)
Founding member, The Tamboulay Singers, University of the West Indies, Jamaica (1971-1975)

I have been the recipient of Awards including:
UK Commonwealth Award to pursue Ph. D Studies
The UTCWI Award for Academic Excellence
The Malkou Young Award for Excellence in Biblical Languages