The DeShawn Snow Foundation

Elder Venessa Long

Elder Vanessa Long bio --Vanessa Griffin Long, a native of Columbus, GA., is the wife of Bishop Eddie L. Long and First Lady of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Lithonia, GA. Mrs. Long came to New Birth in1990 upon her marriage to Rev. Eddie L. Long. Since then, she has served in several capacities as an exemplary leader and an example of a virtuous woman.

Mrs. Long graduated from Atlanta's Morris Brown College in 1980 with a Bachelor of Science degree in office administration and subsequently worked for 10 years with the U.S. Department of Education.