Jenny and Kate Kilroy’s talk: Healthy collaboration is all about a fierce trust in God, our own soul work, each other and the work we share.


About Jenny

Rev. Jenny Smith grew up in Ohio and Alaska. She is a 2005 graduate of Florida Southern College and a 2010 graduate of United Theological Seminary. Jenny was ordained an elder in the Pacific Northwest Conference in 2012. She served two appointments in the Alaska Conference before becoming lead pastor at Marysville United Methodist Church in Washington in 2015.

Jenny is married to Aaron and they have two children: 7-year-old Isabella and 4-year-old Wesley. Jenny loves breakfast food, paddle boarding, reading, swimming at the YMCA and baking. She writes at