Rev. Wellman is the Christian Education and Abilities Minister at Wesley United Methodist Church in Naperville, IL. In this capacity, she leads especially in areas of compassion and justice, providing opportunities to learn, grow, and connect so that communities become a place where all belong and are valued. She also serves on her denomination’s Committee on Accessibility, educating and supporting churches to make themselves physically and attitudinally accessible.
Prior to becoming a minister, Rev. Wellman was a Special Education teacher. She taught children with a hearing loss for ten years and received the Golden Apple Award in 2000.
Rev. Wellman has lived in Joliet for over twenty years with her spouse and two children.