AME Minister Appointed to Cabinet Role

Source: Christian Recorder

On February 16, 2022, Rev. Dr. Emilygail Dill was appointed to serve as a Senator in Bermuda and as the Junior Minister of National Security and Transport.

Educated at The Berkeley Institute and Sandys Secondary School, Dr. Dill obtained a Bachelor of Arts in English and Secondary Education from Spelman College in Atlanta, Georgia. Upon graduating, she matriculated at the Interdenominational Theology Center, earning her Master of Divinity with a concentration in Leadership Development and Pastoral Counseling.

Bermuda’s Premier David Burt said, “I welcome Rev. Dr. Emily Gail Dill to the Senate and congratulate her on her appointment as a junior minister. She has answered a call to serve at an important time in Bermuda, and I am grateful for her willingness to embark on this new facet of her already extensive public service.”

A member of the National Association of Parliamentarians, prior to her new government role, she served as 1st Episcopal District Women in Ministry President and Dean of the Ministerial Institute of the Bermuda Annual Conference. Currently, Dr. Dill remains active in her local church where she serves as the Assistant Pastor of Allen Temple African Methodist Episcopal Church, Sandys, Bermuda where her husband, Presiding Elder, Rev. Howard Dill, is the Senior Pastor.

Source: Christian Recorder