Our Staff
Intern Pastor
What do Banana Pudding, Pecan Pie and deep dish Blackberry Cobbler with Latticwork Crust have in Common? They happen to be some of my favorite desserts along with homemade ice cream and Coconut Cream pie. Read More
Director of Youth & Young Adults
Parish Nurse
Erin serves the congregation as a Parish Nurse. Erin graduated in 2011 from UNC-Wilmington with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Erin holds certifications in Critical Care Nursing, Faith Community Nursing, as well as Wound Treatment Associate. Read More
Congregational Nurse
Jerry is a Registered Nurse with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She served as a Public Health Nurse in Guilford County for 35 years prior to her retirement in 2006. Read More
Director of Operations
Glenn joined the staff of Oak Ridge United Methodist Church in November of 2007. Prior to that, he worked for 10 years in call center management and before that, in theatrical management. Read More
Director of Christian Education
Dana has served as the Director for Christian Education at Oak Ridge UMC since 2001. Read More
Director of Weekday School
Jamie Hatchell began her career at the Weekday School in 1996 as an assistant teacher, moved into a lead teaching position in 1998, and served as Assistant Director from 2001 to 2014. She was hired as Director of the Weekday School in February 2014. Read More
Office Assistant
Pam Jordan is currently a part-time office assistant at ORUMC. She is primarily responsible for communications such as the weekly bulletins, weekly newsletter and the monthly newsletter. Read More
Director of Music
Kenny is the Director of Music and Creative Arts at Oak Ridge UMC. He has a Bachelor's Degree in Music Education from Westminster Choir College and has performed with many of the top orchestras, recorded twice with the NJ Symphony, and has had the pleasure of performing at Carnegie Hall and the Kennedy Center. Read More
Associate Director of Children & Family Ministries
Tracey has a Bachelor's Degree in Human Relations from High Point University. She has served in Children and Youth ministry in some capacity for 23 years. Read More
Facility and Membership Coordinator
Phyllis serves ORUMC by primarily handling the master calendar, facility scheduling and membership records, as well as other daily office tasks. Read More
Tara Shelton handles the phone, greets church members and visitors and performs a wide variety of office duties. Read More
Audio-Visual Producer
Derek Southern joined the staff of ORUMC in November of 2014. Derek is the Audio-Visual Producer. His primary role is the management of the audio visual ministry for the 9:45 Contemporary Worship service. Read More
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