Meet the Team
Valerie Shippen holds a Master’s Degree in Education from Boston College. She has been employed as a Youth Minister and Director of Religious Education for several Parishes in the Archdiocese of Boston, as well as working as a Campus Minister for St. John’s Preparatory High School. She currently teaches Language Arts to Junior High students.
Valerie has led students from junior high through college on many mission trips and retreats, including missions to McDowell County, W. Virginia and Nicaragua. Valerie has also led students in the following: March For Life, World Youth Day in Germany, Stuebenville East, Soulfest, Snowcamps, C.A.M.P.S., Catholic Leadership Institute, Youth Outreach Weekend, Boston Urban Service, City year and many more. Valerie is excited to finally be living her life-long dream of directing her own mission.