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Minister

Barbara E. Melzer, American Minister. Certified minister of youth; ordained to ministry Methodist Church, 1997. Formerly active Christian education and youth ministry Grace United Methodist Church, Valley Stream; member Greater Hamptons Interfaith Council; chair Long Island East District Education Committee; active Town of Southampton Task Force on Safety in Schools and Cmty, Bishop's Task Force on Children and Poverty NYAC. F C.

Background

Melzer, Barbara E. was born on July 1, 1946 in Queens, New York, United States. Daughter of Anthony A. Junior and Irene C. (Lane) Melzer.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education, State University of New York, Geneseo, 1967. Associate of Arts in Acting, American Academy Dramatic Arts, 1971. Master of Arts in Education, Adelphi University, 1971.

Diploma in administration and supervision, Long Island University, 1977. Master of Arts in Theater, Long Island University, 1981. Master of Divinity, New York Theological Seminary, 1992.

Career

Teacher Unified School District #30, Valley Stream, New York, 1967-1996. Pastor Beach and East Quogue United Methodist Churches, 1996-2000, Woodbury (New York ) United Methodist Church, 2000—2008, appointed board ordained ministry. Pastoral gestalt therapist.

Consultant workshops in Christian education, youth and children's ministries.

Achievements

  • Certified minister of youth. Ordained to ministry United Methodist Church, 1997, ordained elder, 2000.

Membership

Formerly active Christian education and youth ministry Grace United Methodist Church, Valley Stream. Member Greater Hamptons Interfaith Council. Chair Long Island East District Education Committee.

Active Town of Southampton Task Force on Safety in Schools and Cmty, Bishop's Task Force on Children and Poverty NYAC. F C.

Connections

father:
Anthony A. Melzer Junior

mother:
Irene C. (Lane) Melzer