Rev. Angela Flanagan is in her second year as Lead Pastor of Silver Spring UMC. She continues to be excited by the vision and mission of Silver Spring UMC and loves working with the congregation as we strive together to serve all God’s people. She is particularly passionate about social justice advocacy, children’s ministry, and building community ties.
Rev. Angela is a graduate of Allegheny College in Meadville, PA where she double majored in Religious Studies and Spanish. She received her master’s of divinity degree along with a certificate in Latin American Studies from Vanderbilt Divinity School in Nashville, TN.
Fluent in Spanish, Rev. Angela has experience in bilingual ministry and has also served as a translator for mission journeys in Peru and Cuba. She enjoys cooking Mexican food, playing board games, traveling, and spending time with her family. Rev. Angela and her two daughters, Sofia and Nadia, are excited to be living in the vibrant Silver Spring community.