Fatima Roma has served since 1993 as international projects assistant with NC Baptist Men. Prior to this position, Fatima served as professor of Christian Education at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary and First Baptist Church of South Florida (PIBSF) in Pompano Beach, Fla. She has also served with the BSCNC as office coordinator for the North Carolina/São Paulo (Brazil) partnership, and as head librarian for Forest Products Laboratory of the Brazilian Institute for the Environment.
Fatima has served as president/co-founder of the Brazilian Association of the Triangle in Raleigh and the Brazilian Chairperson – International Focus – in Raleigh. She also serves as a Portuguese teacher at Wake Tech Community College.
Fatima is fluent in Portuguese, English and Spanish. She earned her bachelor’s degree in teaching education from the University of District Federal in Brazil and her master’s degree in religious education from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary.