For the last three and a half years, Jacquelyn has worked side by side with her husband Mauricio in planting Destino Covenant (formerly Nuevo Pacto), our sister church here at Bethlehem. Jacquelyn has over 20 years experience leading and playing on worship teams including New Covenant, Emmanuel Christian Center, Park Avenue United Methodist Church, Bethel University Vespers, Youth With a Mission, YouthWorks, and Teens Encounter Christ of Southern Minnesota. Jacquelyn teaches both violin and piano with private students, and frequently provides consulting for local congregations in worship ministries and leadership development.
Jaquelyn has degrees in Spanish and International Relations from Bethel University, and a Master’s degree in Spanish Linguistics from University of Texas – Austin. She and Mauricio live in South Minneapolis with their two daughters, Arianna and Rebecca.