Rev. Marilyn Elizabeth Hein, Church Educator, Minister in the Presbyterian Church (USA) holds degrees in Music, Christian Education and Divinity. She served in four churches: in
Tennessee, Texas, Florida and Georgia as Church Educator/Musician. For the last twenty years has served the Presbytery of New Hope as Associate Executive Presbyter for Education and Mission. She was ordained to Word and Sacrament in 1997 at age fifty. She lives in Raleigh, NC, loves the beach, books, friends, family, jig saw puzzles, and the thought of retirement.