Reimagining Church

Thriving Congregations Initiative: New Models for the 21st Century

Sarah Neumann

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Student Facilitator

Sarah Neumann is a Candidate for Holy Orders in the Episcopal Diocese of Massachusetts. She is completing her third and final year of seminary at Yale Divinity School and Berkeley Divinity School in preparation for ordination to the priesthood. A New England native, Sarah previously lived in Boston and worked in non-profit development at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, and as Minister for Youth and Young Adults at Trinity Church in Copley Square. She grew up spending many summers at an Episcopal summer camp in New Hampshire and loves being outdoors, solving word puzzles, and befriending other people’s pets.

During seminary, Sarah has previously served as a hospital chaplain at VA Connecticut in West Haven and as an intern at Zion Episcopal Church in North Branford. She hopes to pursue a career in parish ministry in the future and is passionate about congregational vitality, spiritual formation, and the power of Christian hope.