Rev. Tina was called to serve First Church Sandwich, UCC in the fall of 2018. Prior to First Church, she served Pilgrim Congregational Church, UCC in North Weymouth, MA. While ministering at Pilgrim Congregational Church, UCC she lead the congregational in becoming an Open and Affirming. She also worked extensively with the community on the Substance Abuse Prevent Team, the fight against the Weymouth Compressor Station and with the Weymouth Food Pantry.
In addition to serving the local church during that time Rev. Tina also served as a part-time Chaplain and Development Director for Chaplains on the Way (COTW) in Waltham. COTW is a ministry of spiritual care and support to people who are experiencing poverty and homelessness. This passion of serving those experiencing homelessness continues as Rev. Tina now volunteers with Here Now Ministries in Hyannis.
Rev. Tina has also had the pleasure of serving at the UCC national setting as a delegate for the Massachusetts Conference at the General Synod in 2015 and 2017.
A 2015 graduate of Andover Newton Theological School with a Master’s in Divinity, Rev. Tina also holds an M.B.A. from Lipscomb University and a M.S.Ed in Sports Management from Old Dominion University.
In her spare time, Rev. Tina enjoys spending time with her wife and two dogs and being an auntie to her 3 nieces and 2 nephews. Rev. Tina and Tracy reside here on the Cape in Forestdale.