Jeffrey M. Gallagher is an ordained minister in the United Church of Christ and has served as pastor of the First Congregational Church of Kittery Point, United Church of Christ in Kittery Point, Maine since 2003.

Gallagher holds a Bachelor and Master degree in English Literature from Salem State College, a Master of Divinity degree from Andover Newton Theological School, and a Doctor of Ministry degree from Bangor Theological Seminary. He enjoys writing, running, Boston sports, and currently makes his home in Maine with his wife and two sons.