Staff

Rev. Sara White

Rev. Sara White

Senior Pastor

Rev. Sara White is new to Hibben but not the Lowcountry. Before serving with the South Carolina Conference of the United Methodist Church, she pastored at John Wesley UMC and First UMC, Isle of Palms. We are excited for her and the future of Hibben.

(843) 884-9761

revsara@hibbenumc.org

Rev. Walter Strawther

Rev. Walter Strawther

Associate Pastor

Rev. Walter Strawther is a native of Greenville, South Carolina, attended Winthrop University and earned a MAT in history from the Univ. of South Carolina. He completed his seminary training at Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary in Columbia, SC in 2015 while serving as Pastor of Wesley UMC in Aiken. Walter and his wife Toni have two daughters, Maegan and Morgan.

(843) 884-9761

wstrawther@hibbenumc.org

Jessica Rodman

Jessica Rodman

Administrative Assistant

(843) 884-9761

jrodman@hibbenumc.org

Amy Epperson

Amy Epperson

Choir Director/Children's Ministry Director

Kim Dowd

Kim Dowd

Preschool Director

(843) 216-8438

preschool@hibbenumc.org

Amanda Moore

Amanda Moore

Communitactions Coordinator

(843) 884-9761

amoore@hibbenumc.org

Lindsay Dunn

Lindsay Dunn

Youth Director

(843 ) 884-9761

ldunn@hibbenumc.org

Julie Martin

Julie Martin

Business Manager

(843 ) 884-9761

jmartin@hibbenumc.org

Rodney Pendell

Rodney Pendell

Organist

(843) 884-9761

Job Openings

 

Minister/Director of Discipleship and Mission

Overall Responsibilities:
Following the mission statement of Hibben United Methodist Church work with Lead Pastor in assisting Staff and other Team Members to ensure appropriate development, training and support are in place so that volunteers may be fostered and nurtured and leaders connected to the faith and larger community. Providing vision and direction to community leadership allows ministry areas to be successful in their goals and vision and will be an integral part of this position. Other duties may be communicated at the discretion of the Lead Pastor with the knowledge of the Staff Parish Relations Committee.

Committee Chairpersons

Church Council
Eric Shuler, Chairman
Elaine Woodward, Secretary
Deena Flessas, Lay Leader

Staff/Parish Relations– Angela Saito

Trustees– Ron Chinnes

Finance– David Hand

Lay Members to Annual Conference– Emily Ghassemzadeh, June Bohac, Ron Bohac, Jimmy Roberts

Work Area Chairpersons

Missions– Debi Hand, Jennifer Roberts

Worship– Elaine Neibauer

Family Ministries– Angie Bradham

Nurture & Membership Care– Barbara Radcliffe

Older Adult Coordinator– Heidi Mortimer

Preschool Chair– Dunc Williams

Church Librarian– Susan McSwain

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