The Rev. Louise SamuelsonThe Rev. Louise Samuelson is an Episcopal priest and associate rector at the Church of St. John the Divine. She met her husband Frank at Texas A&M and after college they served as missionaries in Kenya for 15 years where they raised their 3 children.

Upon returning to the U.S. Louise was trained and practiced as a spiritual director for ten years. She received a Master of Divinity degree from The Episcopal Seminary of the Southwest in Austin, Texas in 2017. Currently she gives leadership to pastoral care, prayer, and women’s ministries at SJD.

Header image by the Rev. Greg Buffone, used with permission