Calisse joined CEF Tennessee staff in September 2020. Nashville has been her home for almost 25 years after moving from Michigan for her husband to complete his bachelor’s degree in youth ministry. She is married to her high school sweetheart and has two daughters and son in laws. Her and her husband, Jeff, are blessed with five grandchildren, and will gladly tell you all about them.
She brings over 30 years experience in children’s and youth ministry along with several years in administrative roles. Her giftedness is in the details and being a part of a thriving ministry brings her great enjoyment.
Her husband is on staff at Cofer’s Chapel where she enjoys working alongside him in his ministry. She loves to tell how God has led them each step to where they are today.