Terri Gibbons

I am in the middle of my Chaplain Internship, changing careers after 30 years as a Dental Hygienist. My goal is to work as a full-time chaplain.  I have a Master's of Divinity from The Claremont School of Theology and a BA in Psychology from California State University, Fullerton.  I live in Southern California with my two college student children, but I plan to move to the Portland, Oregon area this summer where I will start this new chapter of my life!

Called to a Second Career as a Chaplain

After almost 25 years of working as a dental hygienist, I realized my mind, body, and soul couldn't make it for another 20 years or so. And so the Great Discernment began. I am a God person -– believe in, go to church to worship, and serve -- kind of God person....more
@isthisthemiddle You definitely have the calling to be a teacher. It is so much more than ...more