Meet the Staff

Allie Aaron

AV Tech

aaaron@bumc.net

Jason Alteri

Adult Ministries Intern

jalteri@bumc.net

Kathleen Argueta

BUMC Kids Administrative Assistant

kargueta@bumc.net
615.324.7241

Donna Barker

Human Resource Administrative Assistant

dbarker@bumc.net
615.324.8217

Carla Barrios

Executive Assistant to Senior Pastor

cbarrios@bumc.net
615.324.7252

Zuri Benion

Early Learning Center Teacher


Morgan Bernard

AV Tech


Dricka Blackwell

Early Learning Center Teacher


Dr. Laura Brantley

Lead Pastor of Caring + Family Ministries

lbrantley@bumc.net
615.324.7257

David Brooks

Video Production Director

dbrooks@bumc.net
615.324.8219

Brian Brown

Technical Director

bbrown@bumc.net

Carol Bumbalough

Missional Discipleship Program Director

cbumbalough@bumc.net
615.324.7258

Dr. Gregg Bunn

Director of Worship + Arts | Organist

gbunn@bumc.net
615.324.7249

Jacob Bushey

Graphic Designer

jbushey@bumc.net

Sarah Cage

Early Learning Center Curriculum Coordinator

scage@bumc.net
615.324.8202

Mason Caviness

Worship Leader

mcaviness@bumc.net

Dr. Davis Chappell

Amanda Craft

Asbury Choir Director (3rd – 5th grade)

acraft@bumc.net
615.577.7278

Michele Crater

Creative Director

mcrater@bumc.net
615.324.7220

Paula Cryan

Weekday Receptionist

pcryan@bumc.net
615.373.3663

Rev. Chris Cummings

Pastor to Youth + Families, The Village

chris@thevillagenashville.com

Hannah DeFatta

Middle School Associate

hdefatta@bumc.net

Lauren Dickens

Early Learning Center Teacher


Cindy Dickson

Staff Accountant

cdickson@bumc.net
615.324.8218

Julie Donley

Congregational Care Administrative Assistant

jdonley@bumc.net
615.324.7254

Heather Dubuque

Director of Operations, The Village

heather@thevillagenashville.com
615.450.6450

Elias Dummer

Director of Worship, The Village

elias@thevillagenashville.com

Haley Durham

Worship Coordinator

hdurham@bumc.net
615.324.8216

Lisa Edge

Missional Discipleship Program Coordinator

ledge@bumc.net
615.577.7277

Mark Edwards

Interim Chancel Choir + Adult Ensemble Director

medwards@bumc.net

Holly Fisher

Confirmation Coordinator

hfisher@bumc.net
615.373.3663

Herschel French

Missional Discipleship Program Director

hfrench@bumc.net
615.324.8207

Lee French

Associate Director of BUMCSM

lfrench@bumc.net
615.324.7237

Rev. Travis Garner

Lead Pastor, The Village

travis@thevillagenashville.com
615.450.6450

Ellen Garrett

Director of BUMC Kids

egarrett@bumc.net
615.577.7261

Keishaunda Gilcrease

Early Learning Center Teacher


Amy Glenn

Assistant Director of the BUMC Day School

dayschool@bumc.net
615.373.2523

Eugene Glover

Facilities Manager of Maintenance

eglover@bumc.net
615.354.8206

Jonathan Glover

Facilities Team Member


Hector Gonzalez

Facilities Team Member


Rev. Allison Gossett

Lead Pastor of Adult Ministries

agossett@bumc.net
615.324.7243

Khatoon Haji

Early Learning Center Teacher


Charrica Harding

Early Learning Center Teacher


Rev. Julie Henson

Pastor of Groups + Community Engagement, The Village

julie@thevillagenashville.com

Rev. Brian Hicks

Founder + Pastor of Harvest Hands

brian@harvesthandscdc.com
615.426.5626

Weslee Hill

Minister of Congregational Care

whill@bumc.net
615.324.8208

Destine Hodge

Early Learning Center Teacher


Clay Holt

Associate Pastor of Family Ministries and Community Engagement

cholt@bumc.net

Leslie Hotzfeld

Executive Director

lhotzfeld@bumc.net
615.324.7235

Kelli Huston

Executive Assistant + Worship Coordinator, The Village

kelli@thevillagenashville.com

Jenny Hyams

BUMC Day School Curriculum Specialist

jhyams@bumc.net

Rachel Isom

Early Learning Center Teacher


David Jean

Systems Administrator

djean@bumc.net
615.324.8209

Mollie Johnston

Director of the BUMC Day School

mjohnston@bumc.net
615.324.7226

Lori Joiner

Director of the Early Learning Center

ljoiner@bumc.net
615.324.8202

Rev. Adam Jones

Director of BUMCSM

ajones@bumc.net
615.324.7259

Sarah Kimball

Assistant Director of the Early Learning Center

skimball@bumc.net
615.324.8202

Rev. Toi King

Director of Missional Discipleship

tking@bumc.net
615.324.8211

Rev. Deech Kirk

Executive Director of the Center for Youth Ministry Training

deech@cymt.org
615.823.7595

Frances Laing

Early Learning Center Teacher


Nikki Landers

Early Learning Center Teacher


Tessa Loftis

Choral Music Scholar


Hannah Malone

Early Learning Center Teacher


Erin Marshall

Assistant to Director of Operations + Database Coordinator, The Village

erin@thevillagenashville.com

Bob Martin

Facilities Manager of Operations

bmartin@bumc.net
615.324.7253

Lisa McAllister

BUMCSM Café Coordinator

lmcallister@bumc.net

Caleigh McGilchrist

Digital Content Coordinator

cmcgilchrist@bumc.net
615.324.7227

Fran Miklossy

Early Learning Center Teacher


Julie Morgan

Database Management Specialist

jmorgan@bumc.net
615.324.7224

Emily Myers

Worship Leader, Trinity Church

emyers@bumc.net

Kate Orr

Associate Director of BUMCSM

korr@bumc.net
615.577.7271

Rev. Casey Orr

Director of Congregational Care + Family Ministries

corr@bumc.net
615.324.7244

Allison Owen

Project Manager

aowen@bumc.net
615.577.7264

Grace Powlus

Village Kids Associate Director, The Village

grace@thevillagenashville.com

John Provost

Heather Rainey

Weeknight Receptionist


615.373.3663

Melissa Robinson

CYMT Intern, Trinity Church

mrobinson@bumc.net

Brittany Rutledge

Early Learning Center Teacher


Gwen Sass

Associate Director of BUMC Kids (PreK4 + Kindergarten)

gsass@bumc.net
615.324.7239

Rosanne Schenck

BUMCSM Coordinator

rschenck@bumc.net
615.324.7251

Chris Shaw

Communications Coordinator, The Village

chrisshaw@thevillagenashville.com

Rev. Shelby Slowey

Director of Evangelism

sslowey@bumc.net
615.324.8205

Stephanie Smith

Adult Ministries Program Director

ssmith@bumc.net
615.577.7280

Chrissy Statum

Early Learning Center Teacher


Rev. Judy Stevenson

Lead Pastor, Trinity Church

jstevenson@bumc.net

Jennie Stockard

Human Resource Manager

jstockard@bumc.net
615.577.7279

Lynn Summar

Angel Choir Director (Pre-K + Kindergarten)


Megan Teegarden

Associate Director of BUMC Kids (1st-5th Grade)

mteegarden@bumc.net
615.577.7272

Julia Todd

Executive Assistant to the Executive Director

jtodd@bumc.net
615.577.7270

Barb Valentine

Early Learning Center Teacher


Gretchen Voyles

BUMC Kids Administrative Assistant

gvoyles@bumc.net
615.373.3663

Patsy Wade

Director of JoySound Orchestra | Pianist

pwade@bumc.net
615.324.8204

Melissa Wagner

Director of Finance & IT

mwagner@bumc.net
615.324.8201

Derek Walker

Associate Director of BUMCSM

dwalker@bumc.net
615.324.7247

Sandy Walker

Director of Facilities

swalker@bumc.net
615.373.1820

Beth Weatherly

Administrative Coordinator, Trinity Church

bweatherly@bumc.net

James Wells

Director of Choral Ministries

jwells@bumc.net
615.324.7228

Grace Whitmer

Communications Intern


Julia Williams

Early Learning Center Teacher


Lindsey Winter

Early Learning Center Teacher


Jeff Wood

Director of Production

jwood@bumc.net
615.373.3689

John Wood

Safety & Security Manager

johnwood@bumc.net
615.324.8215