LADY IRIS PERSON
1st Lady Iris Person is a member of Praise Church of God in Christ, Fresno, Ca., Pastor Kevin Person. She is a servant leader of The Most-High God. She serves in the community as a Professor at California State University Fresno. Iris is also a Clinical Therapist, providing clinical and clinical faith-based counseling to individuals, children, marriages, families, and groups, through her private practice, Person-to-Person Counseling. She and her husband provide human service psychoeducational seminars and presentations to community organizations. Iris is the co-founder of her non-profit human services organization, Person-To-Person Inc., where she and her husband provide charitable human services to the community. She also serves as the Director of an internationally renowned ministry, AWANA ministry, through her local church. Iris serves as the Praise and Worship Leader of her Church, and she is also a rising gospel recording artist.
Iris received her Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work from the renowned, private, Christian college, Oral Roberts University and her Master’s Degree in Social Work from California State University Fresno. She is currently an LCSW (Licensed Clinical Social Worker).
She resides in Clovis, California, where she is happily married to her high-school sweetheart and best friend, Pastor Darrin Person, for 23 years. They have shared 28 years of friendship and have two beautiful children of promise, Darrin Jr., 20 years old and Amiris, 14 years old. Iris has devoted her life to the ministry of exhortation with a mission to help others in their own healing process. It is her greatest joy to inspire hope in the lives of people “by every means” that the Lord has entrusted her with.