Meet Our Staff
Our staff is dedicated to supporting the mission, vision, and values of Brook UMC through the use of their God-given skills and passions. If you need to reach any of them, please contact the church office.
Pastor: Rev. Matt Baughman
Pastor Matt leads Brook UMC in living out our mission through preaching, pastoral care, building relationships, developing leaders, and identifying opportunities to share the love of Jesus in our community.
Secretary: Karen Cooper
Karen serves as the friendly face and voice of the church office. Always willing to help and very knowledgable of our church and community, she provides invaluable support to the ministry of Brook UMC.
Choir Director: Linda Vaughan
A gifted singer herself, Linda directs our wonderful choir and oversees the church's music ministry, helping lead us to the throne of worship every week.
Organist: Sally Berger
Sally is a skilled musician, blessing our church family with beautiful music on both the organ and piano and inviting us to powerfully encounter God through worship.
Preschool Teachers: Melissa Gilchrist and June Miller
Melissa and June serves as co-head teachers of Brook's ABC Preschool. Together, they love, teach, and nurture our preschool students in a Christian learning atmosphere.
Custodian: Leah and Kara Cooper
Leah and Kara clean and maintain the church building, ensuring Brook UMC remains a warm and welcoming place for all who walk through our doors.