Sharon Ryder M.Div.
Church Consultant, Pacific Northwest
- Masters of Divinity
All Belong Church Consultant, Pacific Northwest
Sharon is passionate about teaching and empowering churches to become communities where persons of all abilities can fully engage in the life of the church. She has a passion for radical hospitality and making sure that everyone has a place at the table. Sharon holds a degree in Music Education from Anderson University and a Master of Divinity from Seattle Pacific Seminary, with ordination as a Deacon in the United Methodist Church.
In addition to consulting for All Belong, she is the Accessibility Ministry Coordinator at Bothell United Methodist Church (Bothell, WA), and a Family Resources Coordinator for an early intervention service provider. Originally from Ohio, Sharon, her husband Andrew, and two sons, James and Braden live in Lynnwood, WA and love exploring the beauty and the diverse culture of the Pacific Northwest.