Ellen Udovich serves as strategist for Church Strengthening: Community Engagement, helping to exponentially amplify the impact of evangelism ministries in Baptist Convention of Maryland/Delaware churches through evangelism training, disaster preparedness, coaching and support. She enjoys teaching Christians to be “on mission” in their daily lives, living by example, and using everyday opportunities to show the love of to those around them.

Prior to ministering with the BCM/D, Ellen served with the Baltimore Baptist Association as director of church and community ministries, supervising the Baltimore Baptist Port ministry; summer sports evangelism clinics, and Canton Baptist Center. She also recruited and oversaw mission teams and volunteers serving in Baltimore.

She was born on Maryland’s lower Eastern Shore but she and her husband, Charlie, have lived in Baltimore for over 30 years where they enjoy exploring the city. Ellen also enjoys urban gardening and has helped others start gardens in the city.

Ellen, who holds a Master of Divinity degree and a Master of Social Work degree from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, is available to meet with pastors and church leaders to discuss ways to help your church be “on mission,” and to develop and/or improve your evangelism strategies.