Reverend Missy Jenson

Rev. Jenson has been a Methodist since before she was born as her father served as a pastor in the Rio Texas Conference all her life. As a result, she grew up all over South Texas. She attended Southwestern University and graduated in 2004 with a B.A. in religion. Then she moved to North Carolina to study at Duke Divinity School, where she graduated with her Masters of Divinity in 2007.


She was ordained an elder in 2010. Since her graduation from seminary in 2007, she has served at Lake Travis UMC (Austin), First UMC (New Braunfels), and Tarrytown UMC (Austin), and now First UMC (Goliad). She is passionate about serving Christ through missions around the world and connecting with people to help us discover who we are as the Body of Christ.