BJ Garrett is a graduate of the Baptist Missionary Association Theological Seminary in Jacksonville Texas. She has been an active member of CARE for numerous years. Initially BJ got involved with CARE by going through a weekend Journey retreat Bible study herself and then began volunteering and helping as a facilitator and as a leader.
BJ actively served on the CARE Board of Directors from November of 2014 until June 2016 when she accepted the Executive Director position.
BJ has been actively involved with numerous local non-profit organizations and has served on several Administrative teams and Boards. She loves to teach Bible studies and welcomes any opportunity to share her personal testimony of redemption from a childhood full of abuse, teen pregnancy, working as an exotic dancer and overcoming the wounds caused by her two abortions. BJ has been able to share her testimony of restoration and abortion recovery as far as Uganda and Cuba.