2021-2022 Cumberland Presbyterian Women’s Ministry Scholarship Recipient
Sierra Nicole Keenan, a member of the First Cumberland Presbyterian Church in McKenzie, Tennessee (West Tennessee Presbytery), is the 2021-2022 Cumberland Presbyterian Women’s Ministry/Bethel University Scholarship Recipient. A native of McKenzie, Sierra is the daughter of Thomas and Charro Keenan.
Sierra graduated from McKenzie High School in 2019. She enrolled at Bethel University in the Fall of 2019, majoring in Psychology and is an active member of the Bethel University Renaissance Choir.
The scholarship was established in 1976, in recognition of the service given by Beverly St. John, as the first director of Cumberland Presbyterian Women. It is awarded annually in the amount of $2,000 to encourage young women in their pursuit of ordained ministry as well as other positions in the church.