Summer Diegel

Children & Youth Minister

Summer Diegel is a full-spectrum doula who has been working in home health care education and spiritual guidance since 2013. As the founder of Sunflower Services, Summer writes and designs resources for building consent, communication boundaries, and spiritual care skills. 

Summer received a B.A. from Seattle University in Theology & Religious Studies, and is currently pursuing a masters degree in education, studying K-12 Advanced Teaching. Currently, they serve as the Youth Ministry Coordinator for Valley and Mountain, volunteer within the National Home Funeral Alliance,  and volunteer as Assistant Director within A Sacred Passing: Death Midwifery and Education.    

Summer feels most at home cozied up with a sci-fi or fantasy novel. They enjoy collaborating in imagination, play, and joyful learning opportunities among small groups.  They are committed to growing and modeling a framework of consent and authenticity in theology, care planning, and death care education.