The FaithSearch Partners team is pleased to announce Nancy Jernigan has recently been named Vice President in the firm’s ministry division. Nancy is a ministry professional and former business executive who has worked with churches and parachurch organizations across the globe.
Nancy began her career as a publishing and marketing management professional and gained executive experience through her work with a number of high-profile organizations including Focus on the Family and Christianity Today. Today she and her husband Jeff own the Hidden Value Group, LLC, a literary agency that works with Christian authors and publishers.
Nancy is an ordained pastor with the Evangelical Friends Denomination as well as a Master Teacher with the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). She is a dedicated educator and has worked extensively to teach and develop students through her work as a women’s pastor, Life Coach, small groups director, retreat speaker and Bible study teacher. Nancy has served in a number of churches including Saddleback Church, Christ Church, Mariners-South Coast and most recently, Corona Friends Church. She’s also worked as a consultant with a variety of ministry organizations in launching and developing new ministries as well as improving both women’s and small group ministries.
“Nancy is valuable addition to our firm,” said Ed Fry, President of FaithSearch Partners. “She has a deep understanding of the executive culture and comprehensive ministry experience as well as a passion for cultivating inspired leaders. She is committed to continuing the FaithSearch mission of providing outstanding client services and will play a pivotal role in the growth of our ministry division.”