Our Pastor

Ordained in 2011, Rev. Nancy Willbanks was previously Minister to Youth and Families at Old Cambridge Baptist Church 2011-2015. As a dual career minister, she worked for 20 years as Chief Financial Officer at Somerville Cambridge Elder Services, where she founded their interfaith Spiritual Caregiving Volunteer Program.  Nancy is a graduate of Mount Holyoke College and has a Master of Management degree from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and a Master of Divinity degree from Andover Newton Theological School.  She is a singer and writer of Hymns and songs.  Pastor Nancy began her ministry at First Baptist in June 2017.


Nancy’s partner is Jewish and teaches at a Boston college. Her daughter is a recent college graduate who now works for a Boston area nonprofit.