Roxanne Aguirre begins Jan. 16 as part-time coordinator of Spanish-language ministry training programs at the Brethren Academy for Ministerial Leadership. She will work from her home in central California. The academy is a ministry training partnership of Bethany Theological Seminary and the Church of the Brethren.
Aguirre holds a master’s degree in marriage and family therapy from Fresno Pacific Biblical Seminary and a bachelor’s degree in psychology from California State University Fresno. Over the past 10 years, she has worked with persons of all ages in mental and behavioral health settings, education centers, and the public school system.
In her new role, Aguirre will administer the academy’s certificate-level ministry training programs in Spanish: Seminario Biblico Anabautista Hispano-de la Iglesia de los Hermanos (SeBAH-CoB) and Educación para un Ministerio Compartido, the new track of Education for a Shared Ministry.
She serves on the district board of the Church of the Brethren’s Pacific Southwest District.