Wife, mother, psalmist, motivational speaker, vocal coach, pageant coach and emcee, performance director and choreographer are a few words that describe Marlesa Ball Greiner.
Marlesa has a deep love for ministry but especially for touching the hearts of women as she has traveled the U.S. ministering in Churches, Conferences and Women’s Events for more than 30 years. Along with her inspiring testimony, she adds hilarious, real-life, day-to-day family stories as she warms the hearts of audiences everywhere. She’s keeping it real!!
Marlesa holds a Bachelors Degree in Music Education from Valdosta State University. In 1986, she captured the title of Miss Georgia and went on to be a “Top 10″ Finalist in the Miss America Pageant singing Amazing Grace for the national television audience. Following her year of travel as Miss Georgia and ambassador for the State of Georgia, she sang with Disney’s “Voices of Liberty” a cappella singers for two years. She has performed for two U.S. Presidents, Jimmy Carter and Ronald Reagan; was a soloist with the Atlanta Pops Orchestra; and has sung for the Atlanta Braves, Atlanta Falcons, and Atlanta Hawks professional sporting events. She has also been a featured guest on CBN’s 700 Club.
Marlesa is the director/choreographer of the award winning IMPACT! Show Choir. She has choreographed productions such as: Fiddler on the Roof, Cinderella, Mary Poppins, Beauty & the Beast, Oklahoma & Bye Bye Birdie.
Her husband, Reverend Jeff Greiner serves as a Field Rep. and Assistant to the Chairman with CBN (Christian Broadcasting Network). Jeff and Marlesa reside in Dothan, Alabama with their two sons: Asher and Tyse.
She recently released her third recording, UNshakeABLE. Sharing the goodness of God, her musical gift and personal testimony is not only her passion but her calling.