Jessie grew up in Kansas City, KS before attending Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN) and Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary (Austin, TX). Jessie has served at a number of churches, including Preston Hollow Presbyterian (2017-2019) and currently as the Parish Associate for Belonging at First Presbyterian Church, Dallas. She also spent time as a chaplain at Children’s Medical Center. Jessie loves riding her bike and being outside, baking sourdough bread, and spending time with her husband, Zach, their cat, Wendell, and their dogs, Goldie and June.
CAMPUS MINISTER & EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Rev. Jessie Light-Wells
2022-2023 CAMPUS MINISTRY INTERN
Rachel grew up in Portland, OR before attending Southern Methodist University (BS Biology, BA Human Rights). She is currently a student at Perkins School of Theology pursuing her M.Div, and has previously served in children’s, youth, and young adult ministries. Outside of school, Rachel likes playing board games and TTRPGs with her friends and family, writing, and hanging out with her fiancé Noah and two cats, Andy and Cassie.
STUDENT LEADERSHIP TEAM
Our student leadership team plans programming, leads in worship, and provides visioning throughout the school year.
If you are interested in learning more about student leadership, email Jessie.
2022-2023 President: Liana Forss
Outreach Team: Annabelle Daniels, Kaylee Dorough, Allison Martin
Event Team: Kevin Huston, Emma White
Hospitality Team: GQ Green, Claire Janssen, Abby Ragland, Caroline Stewart
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Our Board of Directors provides guidance, governance, and fiscal oversight to the ministry.
New directors are elected each year; if you are interested in serving, contact Rev. Rosy Robson McCreary.
Board Chair: Rev. Rosy Robson McCreary
Treasurer: Bill Kolander
Secretary: Kendall Brown
Members-at-Large: Kyle Cochran, Allison Cochran, Anne Edwards, Sarah Leer, Melody Mattox, Margo Moore, Nelis Potgieter