Caroline Kimrey Talbert

Minister of Music

Caroline Talbert began serving as Minister of Music at Immanuel Baptist in July 2018. Caroline and her husband, Ryan, have been members of Immanuel since November 2017. Prior to serving at Immanuel, Caroline was the Director of Music Ministry at First Baptist Church in West Jefferson, North Carolina. She also previously served in musical capacities at First Baptist Church Boone, North Carolina, and First Baptist Church Lincolnton, North Carolina. Caroline attended the Hayes School of Music at Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina, where she earned a Bachelor of Music degree in sacred music as well as a Master of Music in choral conducting. She is currently pursuing a Master of Divinity degree from Vanderbilt University with dual concentrations in Pastoral and Prophetic Congregational Leadership as well as Chaplaincy.

Aside from church and school, Caroline enjoys singing with the Nashville Symphony Chorus, where she is currently alto section leader.

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