Sara Garrard is the pastor at Old West Church. A transplant from Georgia, she comes from a long line of Methodist pastors. Her formal education includes an MDiv from Candler School of Theology, Emory University (2013) and a CTM from the University of Cambridge (2013). Her thesis dealt with examining the redemption of female sexuality found in the Gospel of John’s account of the resurrection of Jesus and the women at the tomb. Sara is passionate about social justice, particularly as it pertains to equality for all genders, sexualities, ethnicities and belief systems.