Rev. Dr. Ann Michele Rogers-Brigham was installed as the pastor of Safe Harbor Family Church in Jackson, Mississippi on Sunday, September 30, 2018. Associate Conference Minister Rev. Heather Fosburgh represented the Conference at this special occasion.
Rev. Ann Michele is a native Mississippian with deep family roots in Covington County. As an ordained minister of the United Church of Christ, she served churches in Massachusetts, Wisconsin, Vermont and Northern California. She served a four year term as a missionary to Thailand in the early 80s and, most recently, worked as teacher at Christian University in Thailand with Global Ministries (UCC/Disciples).
Ann Michele graduated from Mississippi College, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, KY and completed her Doctor of Ministry at Andover Newton Theological School, Newton, MA. She completed 4 units of Clinical Pastoral Education and is a Fellow in the American Association of Pastoral Counselors. Ann Michele is the proud mom of William Paul Brigham and Ann Martha Brigham and grand mom to Sierra Brigham (Paul’s daughter). Sadly, her husband of 35 years, Bill Brigham, died in 2008.