Rev. Richard Mercer, MPA
SERVICES PROVIDED: Life events
GROUPS MINISTERED TO: Everyone
SPIRITUAL ORIENTATION/AFFILIATION: .
GRADUATED FROM: The New Seminary
YEAR OF ORDINATION:2010
BIO: I spent 35 years in public service providing data processing management services to the legislature, 18 years in Al Anon and 9 yeas participating at Spiritual Life Center, an Interfaith community in Sacramento. Those experiences led me to seek interfaith studies. I was ordained as an interfaith minister by The New Seminary at The Riverside Church in New York City in 2010.
I am a prayer chaplain emeritus and member of the Interfaith Connection team at SLC, an outreach program to all faith traditions in northern CA. I am a grandfather of four, photographer, and send as much time in nature as possible.
I hold a masters degree in public administration, bachelor degrees in theatre and speech pathology/audiology from CSU and AA in Drama from College of the Siskiyou’s, Weed, CA and I am a certified professional Business Continuity Planner.