The Rev. Dr. Kerri Mock Hefner was installed as pastor of New Hope in February 2013. Kerri is a North Carolina native and a graduate of Duke University, Yale Divinity School, and Columbia Theological Seminary. Before coming to New Hope, Kerri served as associate pastor for campus ministry and mission at First Presbyterian Church in Greenville, NC and as pastor at Taylorsville Presbyterian Church in Taylorsville, NC. Kerri has written for The Presbyterian Outlook and Presbyterians Today. She is the author of a book of sermons titled Sermons from New Hope. Email Kerri at email@example.com.