minister to children and families
Mary Beth has been serving as Minister to Children since August 2022. After 34 years as an educator, she retired as principal of Ponchatoula Junior High. She graduated from Southeastern Louisiana University with a B.A. in Communication Education, an MEd. In Secondary Education, a +30 in Administration and Supervision and has a Specialist certification in Reading. She is married to her college-sweetheart, Kevin, and they have 3 children: Greg (Macey), Mary Anna (Daniel), and Alexandra (Hunter). Her ministry focus is centered around teaching children to know Jesus Christ as their personal Lord and Savior, while equipping them to go and tell the Good News to others. She is active in the Adult Choir and SSS Choir and was recently recognized by the Ponchatoula Rotary for her service to schools, church and the community. In her spare time, Mary Beth enjoys walking, writing, and scrapbooking.