Dr. Veda Kowalski
  Dr. Veda Kowalski has been a member of Rising Star Baptist Church since the early 2000's.  She completed her undergraduate degree in psychology from Loyola Marymount University, a Master’s degree in counseling psychology from California State University, San Bernardino and a Ph.D. in Educational Psychology from The University of Arizona.
  She has over 25 years of experience in working on college campuses focusing on conflict management, campus violence, and student advocacy. She is humbled and thankful that the Lord has gifted her with the calling and the ability to help others in crisis.
"Therefore, encourage one another and build each other up."
1 Thessalonians 5:11