Our Staff/UM Leadership

Our staff and volunteer crew serve our church and its mission with great commitment and compassion.


Lead Pastor:  Kathy La Point-Collup
Youth Director:  Jeff Teague
Administrative Assistant:  Janeé Anson-King
Child Care Director:  Krista Whitehead
Child Care Assistants:  Maddy Henderson, Mark Henderson, Norma Heim, Amy Moreno
Director of Music:  Nate Woodward
Our Missionary in Nepal:  Katherine Parker

Volunteer Crew

Children’s Choir Director:  Cat Fithian
Children’s Story Time Leader:  JoJene Landon
Congregational Care Coordinator:  Patsy Hopkins
Custodians:  Judi Kesselring-Bursby & Diana Felix
Drama Coaches:  Jeff Teague and Deb Rowland-Bird
Financial Secretary:  Jim Landon
Godly Play Coordinator:  Amy Heidemann
Grounds Maintenance:  Lots of Volunteers
Kitchen Coordinator:  Judy Spangler
Lay Leaders:  Beth & Mark Hedlund, Chris Pilkington, Kathy Timmerman
Power Point Assistant:  Vicki Gaugler, Deb Anson-King
Power Point Coordinator:  Doug Elliot
Recorder Directors:  Steve Collup
Sound Board/Computer Coordinator:  Dana Badley
Treasurer:  Mary Popish
Website Manager:  Juan Fernandez and Janeé Anson-King
Weekend Meal Ministry Coordinators:  Roxanne King and Bert Bettis

Organization of the United Methodist Church

The United Methodist Church (UMC) is an international church serving in the local community and throughout the world.  Members of the local church are informed about mission and ministry within the UMC and given opportunities to assist in the work of the larger church community.  The leadership of the UMC is organized into countries, conferences, districts, and the local church.  Elk Grove UMC is part of the California-Nevada Conference, and within that Conference, the Bridges District.

Los Rios District Superintendent:  Schuyler Rhodes
California-Nevada Annual Conference Bishop:  Minerva G. Carcaño

For more information go to the denominational website http://www.umc.org