After graduating from seminary, Izzie and her husband, Abe, moved to Mississippi for ministry positions. Her previous adventures in ministry include international college ministry and church planting in Seoul (South Korea), multiple short-term mission opportunities in Asia and Eastern Europe, and a strange collection of other fortuitous projects. She is currently serving in multiple administrative assistant roles in the TN UMC Conference's Connectional Ministries office in Nashville. She continues to be a full-time United Methodist pastor spouse as well as Managing Editor for The Mentor’s Table blog and Facebook page (leadershipemergence.wix.com/thetable). She serves in a very part-time role as a associate consultant with The Emergence Group (leadershipemergence.com).