Rev. Sheri Nelson
Program Director, Outdoor Ministry

Sheri Nelson serves the Minnesota Conference as the Program Director of Outdoor Ministry. Sheri has spent a lot of time bringing youth to various events, along with writing and facilitating programs. In her role, Sheri is working to create spiritual retreats and gathering spaces throughout the state of Minnesota. She also helps plan and facilitate youth and young adult activities, and helps the Conference’s ecumenical partners create curriculum for faith at home for families and congregations.

Sheri also serves as solo pastor at First Congregational UCC in New York Mills.

She earned her bachelor’s degree in international relations with an emphasis in comprative governments from American Public University and her master’s of divinity from United Theological Seminary of the Twin Cities.

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