First UMC Staff & Leadership

The staff and leadership here at First UMC, Gainesville is comprised of men and women who love, care and pray for every single person in the church. If you have questions for any of our staff, feel free to reach out and email them or call our church office to speak with them.

  • Rev. John Fleming


  • Rev. KAthy Nations

    Community MInister

  • Susan Beall

    Music and worship arts

  • youth ministry

  • Jean Smelcer

    office administrator

  • Mary Jarvis

    Financial Administrator

  • Debbie Poore

    THe Learning Tree Preschool