Beth grew up in the mission field. Her parents have served in the Phillippines for more than 30 years running a youth center. She came to Knoxville in 1998 to attend Johnson University, where she earned her master's degree in ministry with concentrations in spiritual formation and Christian ministry.
Prior to joining Emerald Youth, Beth worked in advancment for Johnson University and at Knoxville Area Rescue Minisrtries. She is excited to be at Emerald Youth, because she loves the mission of connecting urban young people and their families with Jesus and building leaders for Knoxville.
Beth attends Crossings Church and has volunteered with Knoxville Internationals Network and Bridge Refugee Services. In her free time, she enjoys kayaking, enjoying a good cup of coffee and spending time with her chiweenie.