Jackie comes to us from Northminster Presbyterian Church in Hickory, NC where she served as the Director of Christian Education and Youth for 5 years. She received her Bachelor's degree from Gardner-Webb University where she majored in Religious Studies and Psychology. She received her Master of Divinity Degree from Union Presbyterian Seminary. Jackie also completed a unit of Clinical Pastoral Education while serving as a chaplain at CaroMont Regional Medical Center in Gastonia, NC. Her passions for ministry include mission, preaching, interfaith relations, and social justice.
Jackie and her husband Jeremy recently celebrated their 6th wedding anniversary. Together, Jackie and Jeremy enjoy kayaking, hammocking, and playing with their two rambunctious rescue dogs, Gunner and Granger.