Pastor Carlos McConico has been chosen to serve as the Community Services director for Central States Conference. He will assume this new role while continuing to pastor the New Beginnings Church in Wichita, Kansas and the South 18th Street Church in Independence, Kansas.

Pastor McConico connects with his communities in relevant and practical ways. He serves on several community boards and is passionate about meeting the needs of those who are oppressed. Pastor McConico’s desire is to equip and inspire our conference’s churches to impact their communities with the revolutionary love of Jesus.

This year he celebrates 33 years of marriage to the love of his life, the former Audriene Denise Taylor. They have two sons Carlos Jr. (Shirclair), Michael (LaTonya), and one daughter, Caryn, and are proud grandparents to six wonderful grandchildren.


Author Philip Baptiste is communication director for the Central States Conference.