Bless Back Welcomes New Executive Director: Cornel Rigby

Cornel Rigby was drawn to Bless Back Worldwide because of its mission to empower people. He brings us a unique combination – a deep heart for ministry and a vast array of business skills. In his new position as Executive Director, Cornel believes he has found the perfect fit for both his gifts and his passion. In his own words, “I feel I am truly able to worship God in my work with Bless Back.” 

Cornel was raised in Orlando, Florida, and received his undergraduate degree from the University of Maryland, where he also played football. After acquiring his MBA, he spent his career in the healthcare and banking industries. He also attends seminary at Southern Evangelical Seminary. Cornel enjoys spending time with his family, reading, traveling and playing golf. He resides in Rock Hill, SC with his wife and two sons. Please reach out and introduce yourself to Cornel at