Larissa has a deep-rooted dedication to take care of God’s creation and to love other people. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Geosciences with a concentration in Watershed Management from Mansfield University of Pennsylvania. Using her skills and knowledge, Larissa works for a design/build construction firm specializing in stream and wetland restoration out of Lexington, KY. Having been passionate for environmental care starting at a young age, Larissa recognizes this as a calling from God on her life. She hopes to continue working to restore what God has created while also showing others how important this work is. Larissa and her husband currently live in Paint Lick, KY with their bloodhound Abraham and their feline friend Ferdinand. Larissa enjoys auditing classes at Asbury Theological Seminary, helping with children’s ministries, and spending her free time out in nature.

Larissa will be speaking along with Kacie Hopkins and Richard Wong on the experience of clergy spouses.