Chanea Whittington has been attending Gateway Church since June of 2023. With over 15 years of working with youth and families in urban mission settings, she has made her life verse Acts 20:24, “But my life is worth nothing to me unless I use it for finishing the work assigned me by the Lord Jesus—the work of telling others the Good News about the wonderful grace of God.“ seeks to continue to advance the Kingdom of God. Chanea is a graduate of West Chester University as well as receiving her Masters Degree in Urban Studies: Youth Development from Eastern University . On her off time, chanea thoroughly enjoys tapping into her creative side. This includes: street photography, wood burning and wood carving.