City Director | The Lord began calling Mary to urban ministry a number of years ago and she has responded with a life of sacrifice, passion and love among the urban poor.
She is currently leading church services and classes in jail, teaches TUMI classes, hangs out with people in the neighborhood, and counts missionaries and people who serve the urban poor among her friends.
Cheryl Bailey graduated from Lake Superior College in Duluth, MN in 2003 and 2006 with the following certificates: Medical Transcription, Health Insurance & Billing, and Health Unit Coordinating. Cheryl worked for William J. Schuldt, DDS as a typist from 2003 - 2011. She came to Topeka in 2012, and was introduced to TUMI while a resident of the Topeka Rescue Mission in 2013. She is a graduate of the Servant's In Training program and a graduate of the Topeka Moving Ahead Program. In late 2014, Cheryl participated in the Dare to Dream Mentor Program at the Topeka Rescue Mission. In 2016, she became a mentor in the same program.