Nellwyn Beamon is delighted to be serving Emmanuel as Parish Administrator. She and her family worshiped here from 1984-2003. In the intervening years, she worked as the Parish Secretary for a Norfolk church for 14 years; she was also the Coordinator for the Virginia Chapter of the Leadership Program for Musicians (a continuing education program for church musicians sponsored by the Evangelical Lutheran Church and Episcopal Church USA), and she worked as part of local stage crews in various performance venues across Hampton Roads.
Nellwyn holds a degree in Church Music from Mars Hill College. You will find her on Sunday mornings at Ghent United Methodist Church in Norfolk where she is the Minister of Music. She is a member of the Hymn Society of the US and Canada, the Fellowship of United Methodists in Worship and Music Arts, and the Association of Lutheran Church Musicians.
She is happlily married to Richard Jones and they have custody of grandson Jaimon, a student in the Norfolk Public Schools.