Our Staff

The congregation and staff of Swansboro United Methodist Church are committed to reaching out with the love of Christ to embrace and assist all God's people. Our commitment begins in our community and extends around the world. The generous giving of the church fills many special needs and provides ongoing support for ministries designed to tangibly share the love of Christ. Our church is committed to being a spiritual home for all who seek Christ now and in the generations to come.


Pastor Scott Dodson
Lead Pastor
Pastor Scott


Pastor Adam Barth
Pastor of Discipleship
Pastor Adam

Pastor Ron Gurganus
Pastor of Visitation
Visitation Pastor


Pastor Andrew Harper
Director of Student Ministries
Family Ministries

Mr. Merle Epperson
Director of Music Ministries
Music

Ms. Trish Smith
Director of Contemporary Worship
Beacon Worship


Ms. Carol Ferry
Financial Administrator
Finance
Open office hours: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., Mon - Thu

Alysia Barth photo
Ms. Alysia Barth
Office Manager /
Administrative Assistant
Admin Assistant
Elethia Green photo
Ms. Elethia Green
Discipleship Assistant
Disciple Assistant



Mr. Bill Cunningham
Facility Technician
BCunningham

Ms. Becky Dorris
Child Care Center Director
Child Care
910.326.3711


Ms. Allison Cowell
Child Care Center Assistant Director
Child Care AD
910.326.3711

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MinistersAll Church Members Phone
Link to email
Lead PastorPastor Scott Dodson
910.326.4822, ext. 317
Pastor Scott
Pastor of Discipleship Pastor Adam Barth
910.326.4822, ext. 316
Pastor Adam
Visitation Pastor
Pastor Ron Gurganus

Visitation Pastor
Dir. of Student Ministries
Pastor Andrew Harper
910.326.4822, ext. 321
Family Ministries
Dir. of Music MinistriesMr. Merle Epperson910.326.4822, ext. 320Music
Dir. of Contemporary WorshipMs. Trish Smith 910.326.4822 Beacon Worship
Financial Administrator
Ms. Carol Ferry
910.326.4822, ext. 315
Finance
Office Manager /
Administrative Assistant
Ms. Alysia Barth 910.326.4822, ext. 314
Admin Assistant
Discipleship Assistant
Ms. Elethia Green 910.326.4822, ext. 323
Disciple Assistant
Audio/Video Technician/Operator
Mr. Steve Dyer
910.333.5260
SDyer
Child Care Director
Ms. Becky Dorris
910.326.3711
Child Care
Child Care Assistant Director
Ms. Allison Cowell
910.326.3711
Child Care AD
Facility Technician
Mr. Bill Cunningham

BCunningham




District SuperintendentRev. Linda L. Taylor

SUMC is part of the Sound District in NC
Resident BishopRev. Hope Morgan Ward