Staff

Clergy

Dr. James Howell

Senior Pastor

james@mpumc.org
704-376-8584

Rev. Nathan Arledge

Minister of Missions

nathan@mpumc.org
704-295-4816

Rev. Barbara Barden

Minister of Adult Education

bbarden@mpumc.org
704-295-4813

Dr. Melanie Dobson

Minister of Faith Formation

melanie@mpumc.org
704-295-4840

Rev. Parker Haynes

Associate Minister

parker@mpumc.org
704-295-4823

Rev. Bill Roth

Minister of Congregational Care

broth@mpumc.org
704-295-4835

Adult Education

Rev. Barbara Barden

Minister of Adult Education

bbarden@mpumc.org
704-295-4813

Christine Mull

Ministry Assistant, Faith Formation

cmull@mpumc.org
704-295-4815

Jessica Stevens

Director of Young Adults

Jessica@mpumc.org
704-295-4803

Business Office, Reception

Peg Broughton

Executive Assistant to the Senior Pastor

peg@mpumc.org
704-295-4812

Saribeth Dozier

Executive Director

Saribeth@mpumc.org
704-295-4844

Linda Edwardsen

Accounts Receivable Administrator

lindae@mpumc.org
704-295-4842

Thea Polito

Accounts Payable and Payroll Administrator

Thea@mpumc.org
704-295-4838

Jeanne Poole

Receptionist/Membership Assistant

jpoole@mpumc.org
704-376-8584

Ellen Underwood

Events Coordinator and Facility Scheduler

Eunderwood@mpumc.org
704-295-4843

Children

Amy Harriman

Director of Children's Ministries

AHarriman@mpumc.org
704-295-4814

Heidi Giffin

Assistant Director of Children's Ministries

Heidi@mpumc.org
704-295-4805

Katharine Willis

Children's Ministries Assistant

kwillis@mpumc.org
704-295-4804

Jenna Zello

Assistant Director of Children's Ministries

jenna@mpumc.org
704-295-4801

Julie Wentz

Child Care Coordinator and Ministry Assistant for Children’s Ministries

jwentz@mpumc.org
704-295-4807

Communications

Ken Garfield

Communications Director

ken@mpumc.org
704-295-4819

Melissa McGill

Assistant Director of Communications

melissa@mpumc.org
704-295-4841

Congregational Care

Rev. Bill Roth

Minister of Congregational Care

broth@mpumc.org
704-295-4835

Susan Mobley

Parish Nurse

smobley@mpumc.org
704-295-4836

Bronah Livingston

Counselor

bronah@mpumc.org
704-295-4802

Carmen Rivera

Administrative Assistant, Congregational Care

crivera@mpumc.org
704-295-4818

Faith Formation

Rev. Barbara Barden

Minister of Adult Education

bbarden@mpumc.org
704-295-4813

Dr. Melanie Dobson

Minister of Faith Formation

melanie@mpumc.org
704-295-4840

Christine Mull

Ministry Assistant, Faith Formation

cmull@mpumc.org
704-295-4815

Jessica Stevens

Director of Young Adults

Jessica@mpumc.org
704-295-4803

Food Services

Shebra Claypool

Director of Food Service

shebra@mpumc.org
704-295-4817

Deb Armstrong

Kitchen Assistant


704-295-4817

Information Technology

Ron Clontz

Director of Information Technology

rclontz@mpumc.org
704-376-8584

Maintenance

Robert Aycock

Facility Manager

maintenance@mpumc.org
704-295-4849

Audrey Chadwick

Facility Staff

maintenance@mpumc.org
704-295-4849

Dorian Jackson

Facility Staff

maintenance@mpumc.org
704-295-4849

Kemal Kacevic

Facility Staff

maintenance@mpumc.org
704-295-4849

Richshala Maness

Housekeeping

maintenance@mpumc.org
704-295-4849

Mike O’Neill

Facility Staff

maintenance@mpumc.org
704-295-4849

Missions

Rev. Nathan Arledge

Minister of Missions

nathan@mpumc.org
704-295-4816

Becky Abernethy

Local Missions Coordinator

babernethy@mpumc.org
704-295-4826

Nancy Holmes

Evangelism and Outreach Ministry Assistant

nholmes@mpumc.org
704-295-4827

Megan Jones

Local Missions Coordinator

mjones@mpumc.org
704-295-4820

Multi-media Technology

Jim Deal

Director of Multi-Media Ministries

jim@mpumc.org
704-295-4825

Music

Jimmy Jones

Director of Music

jimmy@mpumc.org
704-295-4809

Jennifer Hough

Church In The Round Music Director

jenni@mpumc.org
704-295-4811

Nancy Hamff

Music Ministry Assistant

nancy@mpumc.org
704-295-4831

Brian Childers

Director of Music for Children and Youth

brian@mpumc.org
704-295-4806

Nicolas Haigh

Music Associate

nic@mpumc.org

Preschool

Susan Wade

Director of The Children’s Circle

swade@mpumc.org
704-295-4830

Patty Matthews

Assistant to the Director, Children's Circle Preschool

pmatthews@mpumc.org
704-295-4829

Volunteer Engagement

Wired 4 Ministry

Carol Tate

Consultant for Spiritual Gifts

ctate@mpumc.org
704-295-4822

Worship

Megan Argabrite

Director of Worship and the Arts

megana@mpumc.org
704.295.4808

Dr. James Howell

Senior Pastor

james@mpumc.org
704-376-8584

Youth Ministry

Lauren Stines

Director of Youth Ministries

lauren@mpumc.org
704-295-4832

Jason Rhymer

High School Youth Associate

jason@mpumc.org
704-295-4837

Ellen Spence

Youth Coordinator

ellenspence@mpumc.org
704-295-4833