Crystal Shepherd is a Certified Pastoral Counselor as well as a Student Member through the American Association of Pastoral Counselors. In addition to working as the Associate Pastor of Congregation Care at Central, she is an Associate Counselor through Cornerstone Counseling of Madison County. Her previous experience was at St. Luke’s Christian Counseling Center. She is a graduate of the University of Louisville (B.F.A) and Baptist Seminary of Kentucky with her Masters of Divinity with a specialty in Pastoral Care and Counseling. She has completed two units of Clinical Pastoral Education and has experience as a hospital chaplain. She is married with two children. Crystal loves to hike, camp, and spend time reading.