Staff

Leslye Queen  | Office Administrator |  leslye@pscuga.org   Leslye has served at the PSC since May 2015. Leslye is a member of First Presbyterian Church of Athens with work experience in marketing and development. She is a graduate of Hamilton College in New York. Leslye is married to Chris, and they have one daughter. We are grateful that she shares her talents with us and keeps this place running smoothly.

Leslye Queen | Office Administrator | leslye@pscuga.org

Leslye has served at the PSC since May 2015. Leslye is a member of First Presbyterian Church of Athens with work experience in marketing and development. She is a graduate of Hamilton College in New York. Leslye is married to Chris, and they have one daughter. We are grateful that she shares her talents with us and keeps this place running smoothly.

Will Norman  | Campus Minister |  will@pscuga.org   Will comes to us from outside of Sacramento, CA, but grew up in metro Atlanta, GA. He earned his M.Div. at Columbia Theological Seminary, where he also met his partner, the Rev. Christin Johnson Norman (UGA ’09). Christin and Will have a 1 year old son named Jack. Prior to being called to the PSC, Will has served as a solo pastor, young adult minister, director of music and arts, youth minister, and college & campus minister both in Atlanta and in Northern California. He describes his call to the PSC, saying “Campus ministry is a kind of first love of mine. It is an incredible privilege to be invited into the lives of students as they journey through one of the most challenging and rewarding seasons of the life of faith. I will never take it for granted.”

Will Norman | Campus Minister | will@pscuga.org

Will comes to us from outside of Sacramento, CA, but grew up in metro Atlanta, GA. He earned his M.Div. at Columbia Theological Seminary, where he also met his partner, the Rev. Christin Johnson Norman (UGA ’09). Christin and Will have a 1 year old son named Jack. Prior to being called to the PSC, Will has served as a solo pastor, young adult minister, director of music and arts, youth minister, and college & campus minister both in Atlanta and in Northern California. He describes his call to the PSC, saying “Campus ministry is a kind of first love of mine. It is an incredible privilege to be invited into the lives of students as they journey through one of the most challenging and rewarding seasons of the life of faith. I will never take it for granted.”

Haley Lerner  | Waddel Intern |  haley@pscuga.org   Haley is a recent graduate of Candler School of Theology at Emory University. She grew up in the Philadelphia area, but has been living in Atlanta while pursuing her Master of Divinity. She is fervent justice-seeker and is particularly passionate about the pursuit of racial justice and reconciliation, immigrant and refugee advocacy and welcome, and LGBTQ inclusion in the Church and the world. In her spare time, she loves reading fiction, drinking tea, watching cat videos, and climbing rocks. Her most exciting claim-to-fame is that she was on an episode of Trading Spaces: Boys vs. Girls in 2002. Haley is a Member in Discernment pursuing ordination in the United Church of Christ.

Haley Lerner | Waddel Intern | haley@pscuga.org

Haley is a recent graduate of Candler School of Theology at Emory University. She grew up in the Philadelphia area, but has been living in Atlanta while pursuing her Master of Divinity. She is fervent justice-seeker and is particularly passionate about the pursuit of racial justice and reconciliation, immigrant and refugee advocacy and welcome, and LGBTQ inclusion in the Church and the world. In her spare time, she loves reading fiction, drinking tea, watching cat videos, and climbing rocks. Her most exciting claim-to-fame is that she was on an episode of Trading Spaces: Boys vs. Girls in 2002. Haley is a Member in Discernment pursuing ordination in the United Church of Christ.

 
 
Margaret Davis |  Ministry Associate  Margaret has served as Ministry Associate since February 2017. She completed degrees at Duke University and Columbia Theological Seminary before serving at First Presbyterian Church in Huntsville, AL and Oconee Presbyterian Church in Watkinsville, GA. Margaret is married to Ben and they have one son.

Margaret Davis | Ministry Associate

Margaret has served as Ministry Associate since February 2017. She completed degrees at Duke University and Columbia Theological Seminary before serving at First Presbyterian Church in Huntsville, AL and Oconee Presbyterian Church in Watkinsville, GA. Margaret is married to Ben and they have one son.

 
 

Partners in Ministry

 

Board of Directors

  • The Rev. Carol Strickland, Chair
    Assoc. Pastor at First Presbyterian Church of Athens

  • The Rev. Colin Pettigrew, Vice Chair
    Assoc. Pastor at Madison Presbyterian Church

  • John Kolher, Treasurer, Oconee Presbyterian Church

  • Brenda Poss, Secretary, Central Presbyterian Church

  • Jackie Bishoff, Commerce Presbyterian Church

  • Bonnie Johnson, Holy Cross Lutheran Church

  • Eleanor McMinn, Covenant Presbyterian Church

  • Keith Oelke, First Presbyterian Church of Athens

  • Henry Grady III, First Presbyterian Church of Atlanta

  • Smith Wilson, First Presbyterian Church of Athens

  • Emmaline Michael, Student Representative, 2019-2020

  • Clark Henderson, Student Representative, 2019-2020

  • The Rev. Will Norman, Campus Minister, Ex Officio

  • The Rev. Hilary Shuford, General Presbyter, Northeast Georgia Presbytery, Ex Officio

Student Ministers

Emmaline Michael, President: emmaline@pscuga.org Emmaline is the president of our student organization. She is a Senior from Roswell, GA majoring in Agricultural and Applied Economics.

Clark Henderson, Treasurer: clark@pscuga.org Clark is the Student Minister for Worship and the Treasurer of our student organization. He is a sophomore from Statesboro, GA, majoring in Political Science.

Emma Peacock, Secretary: EmmaP@pscuga.org 
Emma is the Student Minister for Interfaith & Ecumenical Relations and the Secretary of our student organization. She is a senior from Athens GA, majoring in Psychology.

Chris Mokros Jr., Officer: chris@pscuga.org 
Chris is the co-Student Minister for Community. He is a Marketing Management major from Roswell, GA.

Emma Atchley: EmmaA@pscuga.org 
Emma is the co-Student Minister for Community. She is a ___ major from Athens, GA.

Leighton Parker: leighton@pscuga.org
Leighton is the Student Minister for Storytelling. She is a Senior from LaGrange, GA, studying Religion.

Bobby Jones: bobby@pscuga.org
Bobby is the Student Minister for Connections. He is a Junior from Madison, GA, studying ___

Jack Brock: Jack@pscuga.org
Jack is the Student Minister for Good Neighbor. He is a sophomore from Decatur, GA studying Political Science.

Margaret Orr: Margaret@pscuga.org
Margaret is the Student Minister for GradMin. She is a graduate student in Geography and Climate Science from Philadelphia, PA.

Anna Beth Dyar: AnnaBeth@pscuga.org
Anna Beth is the Student Minister for Hospitality: She is a ____ from Monroe, GA, studying Art___.

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Waddel Fellowship Committee

Waddel Fellows and more information on this program can be found here.

  • Kathy Bangle, First Presbyterian Church of Athens

  • Katrina Bowers, Oconee Presbyterian Church

  • Dr. John Knox, Covenant Presbyterian Church

  • The Rev. Anna McArthur, Northeast Georgia Presbytery

  • Wayne Peacock, Oconee Presbyterian Church

  • The Rev. David Powers, Pastor at Madison Presbyterian Church

  • The Rev. Collin Pettigrew, Board Liaison

  • The Rev. Will Norman, Campus Minister, Ex Officio