Reverend Uzoaku J. Williams
Rev Dr. Mrs. Uzoaku Juliana Williams is a committed member and minister of the Presbyterian Church of Nigeria. In November 2022, Dr Uzoaku emerged as the First Female National officer serving currently as the Assistant General Secretary in the Christian Association of Nigeria, the the foremost and highest ecumenical body in Nigeria.
Rev. Dr. Williams has attended and facilitated several workshops/trainings in and outside Nigeria. She is immensely vast in global issues like Women and gender rights, Inter-Faith and Ecumenisms, HIV/AIDS advocacy and counseling, Girl child/ maternal issues. She has steered many positive initiatives on women empowerment across the Nigeria ecumenical networks. Uzoaku has been coordinating the UNICEF Spotlight Initiatives on Ending Violence against Children in Nigeria in collaboration with the Christian Council.
With several trainings and involvement in church and ecumenical relations, she obtained a Post Graduate Certificate in Advanced Ecumenical Studies, University of Geneva, Switzerland and holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Theology from the Hugh Goldie Theological Institute, an affiliation of Abia State University Uturu. Abia State, Nigeria and currently another master in Women and Gender studies from the University of Jos. She presently holds various positions within and outside Nigeria.
She is a gifted leader, a worship leader, motivational speaker, marriage counselor, preacher, gender and Child advocate and a great Ecumenist. She is passionate for women, gender and girl child empowerment with deep bias to ecumenism and interfaith relation.
Dr Uzoaku is a mother, Wife, Sister and Daughter