Susan Wilson grew up in Newberry, SC and received her bachelor’s degree in Church Music, Music Theory, and Organ at Newberry College. She attended Scarritt Graduate School and received a master’s degree in Church Music with an emphasis in Organ. She studied with Dr. Janette Fishell and Dr. Wilma Jensen. Hal Hopson was her advisor and mentor. Susan has served churches in full time music ministry for over 35 years in North Carolina, South Carolina, Kentucky, Virginia, Georgia, and Arizona. She began serving at St. Stephen’s in August of 2022 as the church’s first full time Director of Music/Organist.
The mission of St. Stephen's Evangelical Lutheran Churchis to grow in grace and knowledge of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ through Worship, Learning, Witness, Service and Stewardship. Our calling is to be individually and collectively a redemptive people of God's love in the world.