Rev. Shelagh MacKinnon came to First Metropolitan in September 2018 as supply Minister of Spiritual Care after 20 years as Minister of Bowen Island United Church (the Little Red Church) and 15 years as Spiritual Director of the Orchard Recovery Centre on Bowen Island. She became Lead Minister at First Met in January 2019. She holds a Masters of Divinity (M.Div) degree from Queen's University in Kingston, ON and a B.A. from Trent University in Peterborough, ON.
With amalgamation with Broad View United, Shelagh becomes Minister of Pastoral Care and Transition.