Angela Carson - Red HeadshotAngela Y. Carson, is the founder and the force behind the success of Carson Consulting Services, LLC. With over 18 years of management and training experience, Angela has helped organizations, corporations and government agencies reach their maximum potential. She has worked with clients on the national, regional, state and local levels. Assistance has been provided in a number of capacity-building areas including 501c3 start-up, strategic planning, board governance, policy compliance, grant writing, resource development, and much more.

Angela is also the founder and executive director of the Pine Grove Association, a nonprofit organization promoting community development through youth and senior citizen programs in Canton, MS. While serving as Associate Director of the Mississippi Center for Nonprofits, Angela assisted with the implementation of operational procedures and coordinated seminars and statewide conferences.  She has held numerous management positions in the fields of youth development, education and personnel.

Angela serves as the Faith-Based Development Initiative for the General Missionary Baptist State Convention of MS.  In this role, she works to connect churches and faith-based entities with resources to improve communities.

Angela has also served as a board member for several organizations, including the MS Chapter of ATD (Association of Talent Development), the Madison County Extension Service, and the Jackson Roadmap to Health Equity Project. She is a graduate of Leadership Madison County.


  • Christian Community Development Association
  • American Association of Grant Professionals
  • Mississippi Center for Nonprofits
  • Greater Jackson Chamber Partnership
  • Madison County Extension Service
  • Association for Talent Development