Cheryl provides pastoral care to members of our congregation on a part-time basis. She is a graduate of the University of Tulsa, received her Master of Divinity degree from McCormick Theological Seminary in Chicago, IL, and she has a Master’s degree in Sociology from the University of Chicago in Chicago, IL. She began her pastoral ministry as a campus minister at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. She has also served as an Associate Pastor at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Portland, OR, and at Lafayette-Orinda Presbyterian Church in Lafayette, CA.
Cheryl has worked as a per diem chaplain at The Toledo Hospital and she is currently the inhouse chaplain at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg and Toledo. She is married to Tom Schwartz and the mother of two very active children. Her ministry is funded through a special gift in memory of James and Betty Brennan.