Gretchen grew up in Maine and graduated from the University of Maine with a degree in Child Development. She then earned her Master’s degree in Human Relations: Marriage and Family from Liberty University. She and her family began attending Crosspoint Church in 2022. Previous to attending CPC, Gretchen and her husband Brian have been involved in local church ministry since they got married in 2006.

Gretchen and Brian have three children. They also own a coffee roasting company. Gretchen loves time with family and friends, coffee, camping and the Boston Celtics.