Associate Pastor Sara Tonje joined the PCM ministry in December of 2002. Her undergrad is from Lewis and Clark College, Portland, Oregon (a Presbyterian affiliated college) and her M.Div is from Princeton Theological Seminary. She was ordained in 1999. Before PCM she was a solo pastor serving a church in St. Joseph, Missouri. Before ordained ministry she worked in international development in Nepal for six years, and directed a pre-college math and science program for American Indians for six years, and served for a summer in the Presbyterian Church in Cameroon, Africa. She is married and the mother of three sons.