Ellen Hembree

Ellen grew up in the Hampton Roads area of Virginia. She graduated from Christopher Newport University in 2010 with a degree in political science. She moved to Northern VA to work as a social worker in downtown DC. After her first year in the area, she began serving as a student ministry intern at her church and working full time in the non profit and defense contracting world. While feeling a strong call to be more involved in ministry and missions, she met her soon to be husband and began dreaming about planting a church and reading the D.C. area with The Gospel. Now, Ellen continues to work for a nonprofit ministry and stays at home with her 2 children, Zeke (4), Zoe (1) and one on the way! She uses her gifts and passions to lead our Kids Team and serve wherever else needed. Ellen loves making disciples and is very involved in helping reach students in public schools. When not helping Brandon or her kids, she loves to read and ……