Andy Bolerjack holds an undergraduate degree in Pastoral Ministry and a Master of Ministry in Practical Theology from Mount Vernon Nazarene University as well as a Master of Divinity from Nazarene Theological Seminary. Andy is coming to OUNSC from Mount Vernon Nazarene University where he was the Assistant to the Dean for the School of Theology and Philosophy. Some of his duties included recruiting for ordination and graduate programs, administering the Master of Ministry and ordination programs, overseeing the Senior Practicum for undergraduate senior ministry majors, coordinating a four year tiered scholarship for future Nazarene ministers, as well as working on various projects and communication needs.
Tara Bolerjack holds an associate’s degree in nursing from Central Ohio Technical College, an undergraduate degree in Spanish from Mount Vernon Nazarene University, and is completing her Bachelors of Science in Nursing from Ohio University. Tara is bilingual (Spanish) and is currently an E.R. nurse in Mansfield, Oh. She hopes to pursue a graduate degree in nursing and hopes to work in trauma care in the future.
Andy and Tara Bolerjack recently celebrated their 7th anniversary in August. They have two cats (Einstein and Ms. Chief) and they enjoy going on weekend adventures, rooting for OU, hanging out with friends, and spending time together.
Anita Shepperd holds an undergraduate degree in Instrumental Performance from Southern Nazarene University. She and her husband have been volunteer missionaries for the Church of the Nazarene in Croatia and Kosovo. The Shepperds have been working at the the Nazarene Student Center since 2008.