Meet the Director

Deanna Shrodes

Director of PF Women

Deanna is the Women’s Ministries Director for the Pen-Florida District of the Assemblies of God. She took on the role of director of PF Women at an extremely challenging time in the department’s history and under her leadership, the ministry has achieved a new level in reaching and empowering women across the state of Florida. Deanna is most passionate about investing in leaders and leadership health.

Deanna is an Assemblies of God ordained minister. She is a speaker in demand in the United States and abroad, and is an accomplished musician, worship leader and recording artist. She is an award winning writer and sole author of four books and contributing writer of five books. Deanna has been featured in many publications worldwide, including The Huffington Post. Deanna will graduate with a masters in leadership from Southeastern University in December of 2018 and will enter the doctoral program also at SEU following.

Deanna has been married to her college sweetheart, Larry, for 31 years. They have pastored in the Assemblies of God for as long as they have been married and Larry is currently lead pastor of Celebration Church Tampa and presbyter of the Tampa Bay area. Deanna and Larry have raised three grown children — Dustin, Jordan and Savanna, who all serve the Lord. They are now helping their niece Lexi to raise her children (their great-niece Livvy and great-nephew Brody) who all three live with them.  On her day off, Deanna loves to read, write and take long walks.  You can read Deanna’s blog at

You can request Deanna for ministry at your church or event by simply emailing or calling our office at (863) 683-5726, ext 232 and  You will receive a response within 24 business hours.

Deanna’s Itinerary 2018

November 17                  Bartow First AG

Deanna’s Itinerary 2019

March 21-23                   Stronger Conference, Orlando, FL

April 4-6                           AG Midwest Latin District Conference, Chicago, IL

April 22-23                     AG Alabama District Council, Mobile, AL

September 13/13        Experience Conference, Victory AG, Lakeland FL

October 3-5                   Thrive Conference, Daytona Beach

Call the event location or our office before traveling to confirm times and dates.

Deanna leads an amazing team of leaders all over the state of Florida! They stand ready to help YOU!  Click here to meet our team and find a leader right in your section!