Christine Lippert

As the Director of Children’s Ministry, Christine plans, develops, organizes and oversees Troy UMC’s children’s ministry to strategically fulfill the church mission of inviting people on a journey with Jesus. ...

Lisa Rayle

Lisa has been teaching at the 1st Step Learning Center for many years.  In the fall of 2013, she took the reins as coordinator for the ministry.  She loves kids...

Emily Ottwein

Emily joined the staff at Troy United Methodist Church in 2011.  She is a gifted vocalist, musician and administrator.  She adds a level of energy as she leads choirs, hand...

Clint Benesh

Clint Benesh is serving as the Student Ministry Band Worship Leader at Troy UMC and is the Ministry Leader for St. Jacob, IL. He and his wife Tina and their...

Sharie Meyer

Sharie, originally from Belleville, IL, has been on staff at Troy UMC since 2007. She serves in the office taking care of the scheduling, bulletins, newsletters, finances, and other administrative...

Courtney Bettis

Courtney Bettis, from Belleville, IL, served as the Children’s Ministry Intern during the summer of 2016. Following the summer ministry, she continued on church staff serving in the area communications....