Juel F. Nelson

Director of Leadership Development

Juel coaches and encourages leaders to live into God’s greater vision. She designs and coordinates GNJ’s leadership programming so that clergy and church leaders are resourced in such areas as spiritual servant leadership, emotional intelligence, change management and church vitality. In supporting the GNJ’s focus on recruiting and developing leaders, she serves on The Board of Laity and The Board of Ordained Ministry. Juel, an Ordained Elder, has pastored congregations in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. She is currently enrolled in a Doctorate in Education program at New York University, and has earned a M.Div. from Princeton Theological Seminary and a B.A. from Saint Joseph’s University. Juel is a certified teacher, a coach, and enjoys swimming, gardening and residing at the Jersey Shore.