Esther L. Joscelyn
Esther L. Joscelyn, a board member since October 2004
Esther Joscelyn has BS and MS degrees in Home Economics Education. She taught Home Economics in Junior High school a number of years in NY State. During her vacations between school semesters she served as a Christian Science Nurse’s Aide. After prayerful thought, she decided to continue the Christian Science nursing training she had begun during summer vacations, graduating from Tenacre’s School of Christian Science Nursing in 1982. She has served as staff Christian Science nurse, Supervisor, OJT Instructor and Instructor in Tenacre’s School of Christian Science nursing. She taught Bandaging, Dressings (including dressing labs on the nursing floor), Foods I & II, and Christian Science Nursing Review.
In 1987 she became the visiting Christian Science nurse for the Nursing Service for Christian Scientists, Serving Northern New Jersey and served until January 2000. She then began contracting Christian Science nursing. She travels with her cat Spook. The majority of her time is now spent between Lynn House and the family farm in Upstate New York. While on the farm she assists with the haying in the summer, tends her vegetable garden and continues ongoing renovations to the house and barn on the family property.
She has served as a Board member and Second Reader in her previous branch church.