Mt. Pisgah UMC Staff

  Rev. Dr. Robert E. Cooper
  Lead Pastor
  794-5856 ext. 225


  Married to Fran, 1 daughter (Mary Beth Moody)
  Schools Attended: Asbury College & Wesley Theological Seminary
  Pets: Smokey & Jeter (cats)
  Favorite Hymn/Song: And Can It Be (hymn), Born Again (contemporary song)
  Favorite Sports Team: New York Giants
     Kay Adams

  Director of Children's Ministry
  794-5856 ext. 226


  Married to George, 3 children
  Schools Attended: Wake Forest University (BA), Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (MDiv), Vanderbilt University    (Doctoral Studies in New Testament)
  Pet: Deacon (black lab)
  Place Most Like to Go: Brighton, Utah
  Favorite Food: anything Mexican
  Favorite Hymn/Song: Blessed Assurance & Great is Thy Faithfulness


  Tami Barrille

  Nursery Supervisor
  794-5856 ext. 226


  Children: 2 (Sara & Jonathan)
  Schools Attended: Cabillo College & Santa Monica
  Favorite Sports Teams: San Francisco 49ers & Giants
  Favorite Foods: Mexican & Italian
  Pets: Roxie, Bommer, & GiGi

  Colleen Callihan

  Preschool Director 

  Married to Dan, 2 children (Kate & Matthew)
  Pets: 4 - 2 dogs (Gracie & Lucie) , a Russian tortoise (Curtis), and a bearded dragon (Lola)
  We also have a fish pond in our back yard!
  Favorite Vacation: Bermuda
  Dream Destinations: Hawaii & Australia

    Donna Carlson

  Finance Manager 
  794-5856 ext. 224 

  Married to Daren, 2 children (Olivia & Christopher)
  Graduated from Towson University
  Teaches Pre-K at Mt. Pisgah Preschool (since 2001)
  Favorite Sports Team: Washington Redskins
  Favorite Book: I Know This Much is True by Wally Lamb

    Rev. Amy Crisp

  Director of Youth & Young Adult Ministries
  794-5856 ext. 223  

  Married to Andrew, 1 son (Zachary)
  Schools Attended: Randolph-Macon College & Wesley Theological Seminary
  Favorite Movie: The Notebook
  Pets: Carmen (cat) & Thaxton (dog)
  Languages Spoken: English & French

    Melissa Holmes

  Business Manager 
  794-5856 ext. 222 

  Graduated from the University of Virginia (BA Economics)
  Currently Reading: Blue Like Jazz by Donald Miller
  Favorite Mission Trip: Hazard, KY
  Favorite Movie: Ladder 49
  Favorite Sports Team: Virginia Cavaliers GO HOOS!

    Barbara Hurt

  Database Manager 
  794-5856 ext. 231 

  Married to Doug, 2 children (Daniel & Alan), 3 grandchildren (Dean, Cori, & Blair)
  Schools Attended: Mississippi State Univ., Louisiana State University, Virginia Commonwealth University
  Previous careers: "student", “graduate assistant”, and University Instructor.
  Place Most Like to Go: Back to South Louisiana - to eat!
  Pet: Rita Skeeter, a rat terrier

    William Marriott

  Administrative Assistant 
  794-5856 ext. 221 

  Graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University (School of the Arts)
  Pets: One cat who adopted me
  Favorite Sports Team: VCU Basketball
  Favorite Food: Italian
  Hobbies: Nature Photography

  Eric Reynolds
  Director of Contemporary Music 

  Married to Kimberly, 7 children and stepchildren
  Schools Attended:  SUNY Fredonia, NY and University of Richmond School of Law
  Favorite Movies: Interstellar, Lincoln, The Princess Bride, and many more! 
  Favorite Sports Teams: NY Yankees, Buffalo Bills
  Musical Instruments Can Play: keyboard, guitar, bass, percussion, Irish low whistle, saxophone

   Zeb Roberts

  Director of Traditional Music & Worship Arts
  794-5856 ext. 227 

     Jack Ryan

  Director of Music for Children & Youth