Stacey grew up in Tucker, GA where she attended Tucker First UMC as a youth and graduated from Tucker High School. She went on to earn degrees from Birmingham-Southern College (BA in Religion) and the Candler School of Theology at Emory University (Master of Divinity). In 2013, she was ordained as an elder in the North Georgia Conference of the United Methodist Church and appointed to serve University Heights UMC. Prior to being appointed to University Heights UMC, Stacey worked in publications at the Society of Biblical Literature and was an associate Pastor at Johns Creek UMC.
Stacey's passions in ministry include ministry in the context of community, missions and engaging new people in the life of faith.
Stacey shares her love for the church and call to ministry with her husband Dalton who is the pastor of Decatur First United Methodist Church. They have two wonderful daughters, Emmaline (5) and Annie (2), who are a constant source of laughter and life lessons.