Joan has served in ministry for more than 30 years. In addition to coaching and mentoring spiritual leaders, she has been involved in developing curriculum in the areas of discipleship and spiritual formation. Joan serves as a Stephen Minister and is certified in spiritual direction through the Soul Shepherding Institute. Her focus is on providing soul care for fellow Christ-followers.
Joan and her husband Steve serve on the Soul Shepherding board of directors and host the Soul Shepherding institute in their home. Having observed firsthand the transformation that occurs in those who participate in the Soul Shepherding institute, Joan is passionate about assisting others in deepening their relationship with God and developing an awareness of the Lord’s invitations, promptings, and leading in the circumstances of everyday life.