The Rev. Colleen Samson

Associate Conference Ministers, WNCA

Originally from Pennsylvania Rev. Samson served in the church for twenty years as a church musician.   In 1997 she was called to ordained ministry.  Rev. Samson holds a Master of Divinity from the Claremont School of Theology in CA.  She also holds a Master of Social Work with an emphasis in Family Therapy from Boston University.  Currently, Rev. Samson is enrolled in a Doctorate of Ministry program at United Theological Seminary in Dayton, Ohio. 

Rev. Samson believes she is called to be in ministry with churches and pastors helping them to reach their full potential.  With a strong commitment to diversity and social justice issues, she will minister in the Western North Carolina Association.  Along with her ministry in the association, she will continue to serve as pastor at Bethany United Church of Christ in Claremont, NC.

Contact Rev. Samson


Phone: 704.633.3191