Rev. Shannon LeMaster-Smith

Deacon | Youth Ministry Strategist


Shannon is an ordained Deacon in Western North Carolina, who has served in local churches in the areas of Youth Ministry, Children’s Ministry, Christian Education, Music, and Outreach. She works with non-profits and churches to create collaborative ministries and fruitful partnerships and currently serves as the Conference Youth Ministry Strategist. She has a Masters in Conflict Resolution and is a Certified Ministry Coach through the National Association of Youth Ministry Certification. She is available to work with lay members, clergy, and/or churches in the following ways:

  • Youth/Children’s Ministry
    • Job descriptions/expectations
    • Curriculum/Resources
    • Strategic Visioning and/or Ministry Evaluation
  • One-on-one Coaching