Ryan Kersting-Schlimgen is an MDiv Graduate from SanFrancisco Theological Seminary in San Anselmo, California. Currently living in Menomonie, Wisconsin with his Wife Jasmine the two are seeking a first ordained call to Parish ministry.
Ryan Grew up in an ecumenical household in Great Falls, MT attending Roman Catholic and Presbyterian (PC[USA]) services. After high school Ryan attended the University of Montana in Missoula, MT and obtained a bachelors degree in Psychology concentrating on the cognitive sciences and Organizational Psychology. Following his undergraduate coursework he went on to receive his MBA in Human Resource Management from Colorado Technical University, and would later attend SFTS from 2009-20013. During his time in seminary Ryan was commissioned as an officer in the United States Navy Reserves in june of 2011, and is now a Lieutenant junior Grade in the Chaplain Candidate Program Officer (CCPO) Program.
Ryan’s love for the outdoors is an always present theme in his spiritual practices.