Joanne Gallardo

Pastor of Faith Formation

Joanne joined the pastoral staff of Berkey Avenue in August of 2017. Her primary responsibilities are in Christian Formation. Joanne graduated from Goshen College with a degree in Music and Bible/Religion/Philosophy and from Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary with a Master of Divinity degree. Joanne’s last pastoral assignment was in Harrisonburg, Virginia where she was Associate Campus Pastor at Eastern Mennonite University. She has also been a Therapeutic Day Treatment counselor for public school youth in the Shenandoah Valley. Most recently, she was a case manager for the homeless population of Washington, DC. Joanne is passionate about church music, and is a member of the Hymn Society in the U.S. and Canada along with being a part of several choirs. In addition to pastoring, Joanne also works for Mennonite Mission Network.