Trena Williams is an American Author, Preacher, Prophetess, Wife, Entrepreneur, and Mentor. Born Trena Jackson and raised in Coleman, Texas, a small West Texas town with a population of a little over 5,000 people, Trena knew at an early age she wanted to help and serve others. Growing up she knew the power and strength of family. Trena’s father, Ernest Jackson, Sr. and mother, the late Georgette Sweed Jackson – Mayberry were both hard-working parents who set standards for their four children, Fredrick, Trena, Ernest Jr., & Kenya while allowing them to play in sports and have fun with their friends. Trena was and still is an amazing basketball player, sports enthusiast, animal lover and nature lover who loves being in the outdoors. Attending Church was very important to her family and it was in Church she found that she truly loved serving God and others. Her incredible and often comedic personality draws people to her, and she is amazing at making people laugh; but also feel comfortable & important. Such a blessing to everyone she meets.
Trena received a scholarship in athletics and after graduating high school, she enrolled in Howard University in Big Springs, Texas and studied there for 1 ½ years before enrolling in Oklahoma State University, where she attended with a focus on Psychology. She spent 1 ½ years there, but unfortunately her mother took ill and she had to leave college to help care for her.
Having family and friends living in Austin, Texas, naturally she would love visiting the city and did on several occasions. She fell in love with Austin, and before long made Austin her home. She began attending the Breath of Life Church and through her fellowship and working in the Church, she met Alfred Williams and the two fell deeply in love and were married in 2010. Together they have become a force to be reckoned with and became an unstoppable, unbreakable team, and have attended and worked diligently in the church for 14years, under the leadership of Apostle Robert and Pastor Sharon Alexander.
In 2011 she founded Kingdom Accessories Clothing, in 2014 she founded Trena Williams Photography where she show cases her talents as a Photographer. In 2014 she created KINGDUM PHOTZ, and as this business began to flourish, she couldn’t sit still and being the strong, Phenomenal woman that she is in December 2018 she became the CEO of the Kingdom Builderz Vendors Event, and in March 2019, her dream of becoming a published author was realized. She authored the book titled “The Sources of My Pain.” In this book, Trena discusses how to deal with pain, how important it is to forgive, plus it’s filled with wisdom and many different ways to help a person find out who they really are and what their purpose here on earth is.
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The book is available on Amazon in paperback or Kindle.