Sam Nason began serving as the Director of Discipleship at Shepherd in October of 2022, and has served our youth and young adults since 2014. She supervises children’s ministry at both campuses, leads our combined youth ministry, and develops discipleship opportunities for our combined adult congregation. Sam is passionate about getting people plugged into the Holy Spirit and leading them to become deeply committed followers of Jesus. She has a B.A. in Psychology from Cal State Fullerton and will graduate with a M.A. in Theology and Ministry from Fuller Theological Seminary in 2024. When she’s not working, Sam loves to sit at the piano and worship.