Rev. Kimberly Zarley earned a Master of Divinity at the Iliff School of Theology in Denver, with much of her coursework completed at Brite Divinity School in Ft. Worth. She also received a Master of Arts in Pastoral and Spiritual Care from Iliff where her studies focused primarily on Religion and Violence, Post Traumatic Growth, Self Care and Healthy Boundaries, Pastoral Care of Families, Spirituality Integrated Psychotherapy, Short Term Narrative Therapy and Counseling for Trauma and Abuse. 

She is a trained facilitator of Darkness to Light’s Stewards of Children training program and was formerly the Spiritual Director at The WINGS Foundation in Lakewood, Colorado. Prior to her work as a Spiritual Direcotr she served as Youth Pastor at First United Methodist Church in Joshua, Texas where traveling with the Youth on a Civil Rights Road Trip was one of many highlights.

She has a Bachelor of Arts in Advertising and Interior Design from Iowa State University and was an Art Director for the publishing industry in her former career. She is passionate about serving our most creative God, who loves us deeply, and is able to do more that we hope or imagine!