Rev. Dr. Sandi E. Johnson is celebrating her tenth year at Christ Deaf UMC. She received her Master of Divinity degree from the Iliff School of Theology in Denver, Colorado and her Doctoral Degree at St. Paul School of Theology, in Kansas City, MO. studying Wesleyan Theology and Church Leadership. Her Doctoral Thesis was "The Church is My Parish: Deaf Ministry". She also carries Masters Degrees in Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Substance Abuse.
Pastor Sandi began working with DeafBlind individuals in the 1970's in Colorado, took her expertise of DeafBlind interpreting to the court system in Colorado, then in 2009 moved to Maryland and attended her first DeafBlind Camp. She has been involved ever since, offering mentoring to SSPs, leading worship, teaching Bible Study, and 1:1 pastoral counseling as necessary. She is delighted to serve on our Board of Directors.