Roxie Chess

Director of Children & Family Ministries and mission partnerships,North Avenue Presbyterian Church

Roxie is a graduate of Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota with B.A. in Elementary Education and a minor in Family Studies. She also holds a master’s degree in Human Development from St. Mary’s University in Minneapolis, Minnesota with an additional Parent Educator license. She taught kindergarten in the Minneapolis school system for five years, serving an at-risk population before transitioning to professional ministry, serving in some of our denomination’s largest suburban congregations . Roxie delights in sharing the love, grace, and hope we have in Jesus to children of all ages and their families. In her free time you will find her having coffee with friends, reading, working out or shoe shopping!