Founder & President
“Find your voice; let it fly” are words that TiaMarie Arnold lives by. TiaMarie Arnold is the founder of SoulSister: Sisters Supporting Sisters, Inc.
TiaMarie Arnold has served in full-time ministry for over 10 years and is an ordained minister, author, speaker, recording artist, and podcast host. TiaMarie received her ministerial certificate from Evangel Fellowship International and a BA in Music from Berklee College of Music in Boston, MA. She has been a Children's Pastor, Youth Pastor, College and Young Adult Pastor, and a Worship & Arts Pastor.
TiaMarie has authored Soul Sister: 31 Day Devotional and Journal of Renewing Your Mind and Your Emotions with the Word of God and a children’s book titled Goldie the Two-Horned Unicorn which was inspired by the journey of her son who was diagnosed with autism. TiaMarie and her husband Jeff have devoted over 3 years ministering at Adult & Teen Challenge USA a Christian drug and alcohol rehabilitation home for men and women who are struggling with drugs, alcohol, and other life-controlling issues.
TiaMarie has been a background vocalist and has sung for award-winning artists, such as Celine Dion, CeCe Winans, Shirley Caesar, Israel Houghton, Ricardo Sanchez, Yolanda Adams, Chaka Kahn, Mac Powell, Newsboys, Jason Crabb, and world-renowned choreographer and producer, Debbie Allen. TiaMarie has led worship and has been a part of worship teams that have ministered with Pastors; Jentezen Franklin, Perry Stone, John Gray, Steven Furtick, Steve Munsey, Marcus Mecum, Sara Conner, Lisa Bevere and more.
LaGina Burton is a core sister of SoulSister: Sisters Supporting Sisters, Inc. She serves as the Northern Regional Lead Sisters and a Leading Sister for SoulSister Ohio.
LaGina Burton graduated from Fisk University in 1992, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and Communications. She has been a school teacher for 14 years and currently teaches 2nd grade. LaGina also serves as a Care Pastor at CityGate Church in Lebanon, Ohio, and Regional Lead Sister of SoulSister: Sisters Supporting Sisters, Incorporated.
Over the years, LaGina has found her passion serving in God’s kingdom. She has been a minister of dance – teaching and helping develop numerous ministries in and outside of the state of Ohio. LaGina has also worked extensively in youth and children’s ministry and has been a mentor to youth, teenage, and young adult women for more than 25 years.
LaGina’s philosophy in teaching is believing. She believes if she can teach children to believe in themselves, she can teach them anything. She applies that same concept in ministry. Driven by her undying faith and belief in God, LaGina trusts if she can lead a person to God and the belief that Jesus is our savior, she can open them up to a world of renewed hope, joy, strength, faith, and belief in limitless possibilities offered by a limitless God!
LaGina is a native of Cincinnati, Ohio, where she currently resides with Randy Burton, her husband of 17 years. She is also the mother of 5 beautiful and blessed children.