Kecelyn Santiago

Coordinator for Children's Ministry


About Kecelyn
Kecelyn was born in Puerto Rico and grew up in New Jersey.

Kecelyn has a passion for children's ministry and has worked with children and youth ministries for over 12 years in different capacities in all the churches she has been involved with. She worked with the Children's Ministry at Iglesia Nueva Vida in Trenton, New Jersey where she co-founded and directed the Children's Church, GExD. In 2009, Kecelyn and her husband moved to Indiana, to serve the Latino Community in the West Side of Indianapolis. While living in Indianapolis, Kecelynled the Children's Ministry of Iglesia Nueva Creacion, a new church start in the city. The church partnered with John Knox Presbyterian Church in events such as Easter Fest, VBS and Fall Fast, which served more than 150 children from the community. Kecelyn also worked with Witherspoon Presbyterian Church to develop and implement their Sunday Children's Program.

Kecelyn worked for the Christian Church in Indiana (Disciples of Christ) as a Ministry Associate. She gave support to different Commissions, including the Commission on Ministry, and the Regional Minister until December of 2015.

Kecelyn and her husband, Rev. Fernando Rodriguez, live with their two children, Matias and Sionely, in Middletown.


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