Nicole Laasanen

Nicole Laasanen Worship Leader/Young Adult Ministry

Nicole is currently a seminary student, pursuing a Master of Divinity degree at Seattle Pacific Seminary. She has been leading worship since her days in youth group and has lead worship for First Korean UMC’s English Ministry as well as numerous retreats and church worship nights in the D.C. area. She most recently was the worship leader at Aldersgate UMC. She enjoys playing her electric guitar the most, however is most experienced in singing and playing acoustic guitar. She is a big fan of the arts and enjoys all artistic expressions of worship. Nicole has also worked with youth and young adults in Virginia at First Korean United Methodist Church. She was a leader for the youth group and a coordinator for all college/young adult events. She has a passion for seeing the younger members of the church grow and mature into disciples of Christ and take ownership of the faith. She was most recently the youth director at Aldersgate UMC.

Nicole is married to Manny and moved to Seattle in the fall of 2013 to attend Seminary at SPU.