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Pastor Amanda Newman

Meet Pastor Mandy Newman

Although born in Richmond, Virginia, Mandy grew up in the Winchester, Virginia area and graduated from James Wood High School. She attended Shenandoah University where she received a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics. She spent several years working with computers and technology and later served in administration. After serving in ministry as a lay person for ten years, Mandy felt a call to serve in pastoral ministry. Her experience includes work in Christian Education, Youth, Mission, Congregational Care, and Finance. In 2014, Mandy received a Master of Divinity from Union Presbyterian Seminary in Richmond and currently serves as a Provisional Elder with the United Methodist Church at Woodland. She and Bland, her husband of twenty-four years, are the parents of two children and reside in the church parsonage.