Pastor May Ijisesan
Vice President, KingsWord Ministries Int'l

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Pastor May Ijisesan


Pastor Mayowa Ijisesan or Pastor May as she is popularly called is the Resident Pastor of The Apostolic Place, KingsWord International Church, Chicago. She is married to Dr Kay Ijisesan, the founder and president of KingsWord Ministries International, a global ministry with churches and outreaches in North America, Europe, Asia and Africa. She is the mother of two lovely children; Tolu and Temi.

Pastor May received her formal training in electrical engineering at the University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma and Cornell University, Ithaca where she earned her master’s degree. She started her career as an electrical engineer in the Silicon Valley and later started a Business Intelligence consulting firm which she ran for many years before stepping fully into ministry.

She co-oversees the global operations of KingsWord Ministries International alongside her husband as the Executive Vice President of the organization. She is the visionary and conveyor of the KingsWord Women’s Conference that holds in Europe, Africa and America annually.

She ministers to pastors wives through her YouTube show and Blog; both entitled Dear Pastor’s Wife. She is also passionate about ministering to believers in the marketplace through an outreach called ‘Career Resources.’

She has authored 4 books where she covers topics on career empowerment, women’s empowerment and new creation realities. Her greatest desire is that believers live devoted to God and maximize the life they have in Him in every way.