Audrey has served in diverse pastoral contexts, from fast-paced urban hospitals to suburban congregations to launching a new online worship community, Living Stream Church of the Brethren. She was ordained in 2009 in Illinois.
She holds a Masters of Divinity from the Pacific School of Religion in Berkeley, California, where she concurrently studied for a Certificate in Women’s Studies in Religion from the Graduate Theological Union. While in seminary, she was blessed to join two campus delegations abroad: in 2006, she traveled to the American Samoan territory and Independent Samoa; in 2008, she visited Uganda and Rwanda. Throughout her three years, she served as Editor-in-Chief of Pacific School of Religion’s monthly journal, LOGOS, and served as Pastor-in-Training at a United Methodist Church.
deCoursey graduated with a Bachelors of Arts from Lewis & Clark College in Portland, Oregon, where she majored in biochemistry and minored in English. She spent half of her sophomore year in Romania studying history, art, and the Romanian language.