Breakthru House Welcomes New Executive Director


Breakthru House, Action Ministries' long-term residential recovery program for women, welcomes BreNita Jackson McCord as its new executive director.

BreNita comes to Breakthru House with more than 25 years of leadership and nonprofit management experience. She received a bachelor’s degree in sociology from University of Dayton, and she graduated from the University of Georgia with a Master of Social Work degree. In 2006, BreNita was the recipient of the Harvard Business Club of Atlanta Executive Education Scholarship and attended Harvard University. She also completed the Theology Certificate Program at The Interdenominational Theology Center. BreNita serves as an associate minister at New Mountain Top Baptist Church, and she is a graduate of Leadership DeKalb, Leadership Douglas and Leadership Savannah. 

BreNita can be reached via email at or by phone at 404-284-4658, ext. 2.