Mia G. White was born in Warsaw, Virginia and she was raised in Baltimore, Maryland. She spent her adulthood residing in Allentown, Pennsylvania. Mia completed her Bachelor of Arts degree from Cedar Crest College, one-year residency in Clinical Pastoral Education at the Lehigh Valley Health Network, Master of Divinity, Master of Arts in Theological Studies, and certificate of Spiritual Direction from Moravian Theological Seminary, located in Bethlehem Pennsylvania.
In 2012, Mia received her certificate of ordination from the Penn Northeast Conference of the United Church of Christ. She served two congregations while in the Penn Northeast Conference. She is the mother of three adult children (Broc, Ebonee, and Sable) and two beautiful grandchildren (Wynter and Rae). Prior to Mia’s call into the ministry, she spent over twenty years working for the Department of Corrections.
In January 2021, Rev. Mia was called to the position of Senior Minister at First Congregational Church of St. Louis, UCC.