Pastor Ashlei, licensed as a local pastor in the United Methodist Church, served as pastor at Faith United Methodist Church in Bridgman and as head of Christian Education and Caring Ministries at Stevensville United Methodist Church Prior to coming to Gobles United Methodist Church.  Before working in Ministry Ashlei went to college to be an elementary teacher and obtained a Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree in Education.

Ashlei is passionate about volunteering and has served at homeless shelters, domestic violence centers, and is currentl on the board for an organization that helps provide educational opportunites for childre in a United Methodist run school in Zimbabwe.  Her and her two children also enjoy traveling and outdoor activities like hiking and gardening.

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