Leadership

Pastoral Staff

Reverend David Miller
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David Miller grew up in Chicago in a family of deep faith. He was active in church growing up.  He earned a degree in biology from Wheaton College in Illinois, and felt called to ministry while serving as youth director at Silver Palm UMC in Homestead, FL.   David attended Candler at Emory for his Masters in Divinity.  He has served as Associate Pastor at FUMC Coral Gables, Senior Pastor at FUMC Gulfport, founding pastor of Hope UMC in Trinity and most recently at FUMC St Petersburg. His hobbies are running, reading and the beach. David has been married for 20 years and has 3 children.


Reverend Gary Rideout
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Gary Rideout has served as an Associate Pastor since June 1999. Gary received his Master of Divinity degree from Asbury Theological Seminary. Gary is married to Rev. Jayne Rideout. They have two daughters, Natalie and Meredith.


Reverend Jayne Rideout
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Jayne Rideout has served as an Associate Pastor since 2004. Jayne received her Master of Divinity from Asbury Theological Seminary. Jayne is married to Rev. Gary Rideout. They have two daughters, Natalie and Meredith.


Reverend Craig Blocher
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Craig Blocher grew up in Columbus, Ohio in a loving family of faith. Craig has served as the director of high school ministries at a large church in Williamsburg, Va and as pastor of Sardis UMC in Atlanta, where he served while in seminary at the Candler School of Theology. Craig has been married to his wife Erin for 5 years, and they are expecting their first child.


Lay Leaders

The Committee on Nominations and Leadership Development is responsible for identifying, developing, deploying, evaluating, and monitoring Christian spiritual leadership in our congregation. We are grateful for the service and commitment of our lay leadership, and we appreciate your prayers for their vital ministry.

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Senior Staff


Erin Corbelli
Director of Human Resources

Lloyd Dominguez
Director of Facilities

Pastor Rick Jones
Director of Family Ministry

Matt Kuzma
Chief Operations Officer

Michael LeBlanc
Director of Student Ministry

Randy Parsons
Director of Food & Hospitality


Michael Roberts
Director of Music Ministries

Sarah Skidmore
Director of Marketing and Communications

Laura Toshie
Director of Missions & Outreach

Dr. Jon Tschanz
Director of Young Adult Ministry

Rosemary Ubinger
Director of Methodist School for Early Education

Stacie Wilson
Director of Trinity Christian Academy

Laura Work
Director of Studio 150



Ministry Staff


Mary Ann Andrus
Music Ministry Administrative Assistant

Crystal Bernard
Brain Fitness Academy Coordinator

Micah Boshears
Marketing and Communications Coordinator

Jennifer Boyd
Worship Arts Coordinator

Felicia Coleman
Children’s Ministry Coordinator

Rebecca DeVane
Family Ministry Coordinator

Seina Gilman
Congregational Care Assistant

Jennifer Hatchitt
Discipleship Administrative Assistant

Sarah Kelly
Assistant Director of Student Ministry

Elizabeth Mathis
Missions & Outreach Coordinator

Denise Meyer
Assistant to Senior Pastor

Dawn Peterson
Family Serving Coordinator/Nursery Supervisor, Family Ministry

Lynn Rogo
Administrative Services Coordinator

Adriana Santos
Program Coordinator for Foundry

Catherine Vincent
Staff Accountant

Susan Woodburn
Program Coordinator, Family Ministry