Pastoral Staff

Rev. Carol Cavin-Dillon

Senior Pastor

Rev. Brandon Baxter

Pastor of Spiritual Formation

Rev. Erin Racine

Pastor of Hospitality and Congregational Care

Rev. Nancy Parker

Pastor of Young Adults and Vanderbilt Wesley Fellowship

Rev. Maggie Jarrell

Pastor of Children and Families

Rev. Stacey Harwell-Dye

Pastor of Missions and Outreach

Katie Minnis

Pastoral Fellow

Program Staff

Matthew Phelps

Minister of Music

Andrew Risinger

Associate Minister of Music and Organist

Emily Robbins

Minister of Youth

Melanie Paulson

Director of Operations/HR

Shelley Kuhlmeyer

Communications Director

Sandy Durbin

Church Financial Officer

Jim Raver

Property Manager

Candyee Goode

Executive Director Preschool Ministries

Julie Miller

Assistant Preschool Director

Christina Shoptaw

Preschool Operations Manager

Chase Bencin

Multi Media Coordinator

Bob Hilton

Building Engineer

Richard Thomas

Custodian and Support Staff

Karina Gurgendize

Childcare Coordinator

Administrative Staff

Cindy Siemer

Senior Administrative Assistant

Julie Catterton

Administrative Assistant

Laural Hemenway


Ken Nelson



Scott Brons

Music Ministry Intern

Christopher Harris

Youth Ministry Intern