Chesna Hinkley, MDiv

Chesna Hinkley

Director of Christian Education
(302) 654-5214 ext. 124
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Chesna Hinkley joined the Westminster staff in August 2019. Prior to joining us, she spent the summer in in Klaipeda, Lithuania, at LLC International University, where she was Chaplain to the English immersion program.

Originally from Lansing, Michigan, Chesna graduated from Princeton Theological Seminary with a Master of Divinity and a Certificate in Theology, Women, and Gender. While in seminary, she worked in Christian education at Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church in New York City, in young adult ministry at Allentown Presbyterian Church in Allentown, New Jersey, and as a curriculum and writing intern at Christians for Biblical Equality (CBE) in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She is passionate about Biblical gender equality and continues to write regularly for CBE’s blog.

Chesna holds a Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience from the University of Pittsburgh, with minors in Chemistry, French, and Conceptual Foundations of Medicine. She felt the call to ministry in her last year of college and changed her course from pre-med. Chesna loves reading, coffee, and the Reformed tradition, and is always planning her next trip.