On Staff at New Hope

Meet the leadership team of New Hope United Methodist Church of Greater Brunswick.

KatieReverend Katie Bishop, Lead Pastor

Reverend Katie Bishop has served at New Hope United Methodist of Greater Brunswick since July of 2010. She is passionate about preaching the Word of God, teaching for Spiritual Growth and ministries to encourage young and mature. For more about Rev. Katie, click here.
10669190_964341403598423_5831161067038366654_oPastor William Carpenter, Associate Congregational Care Pastor
Pastor William is a Master of Theological Studies student at Wesley Theological Seminary. He is also a certified candidate for ordination, as a Deacon, in the United Methodist Church out of the Florida Annual Conference. For more about Pastor William, click here
Laura Pritchard, Administrative Assistant
Laura Pritchard has been the administrative assistant at New Hope United Methodist Church of Greater Brunswick since 2010. We are blessed to have her as the face of New Hope. For more about Laura, click here.

betty2Elizabeth “Betty” Richard

son, Traditional Music Director

Elizabeth “Betty” Richardson serves as the organist and Traditional Music Director at New Hope. She is a blessing to our church and Traditional worship service.

Jordan AndrewsJordan Andrews, Contemporary Music Director

Jordan Andrews is the Contemporary Music Director for the 9am worship service at New Hope. Our 9am service brings a contemporary component for those seeking that genre.  For more about Jordan, click here.
Toni Gardiner, Jr. & Sr. High Youth Director
Toni is New Hope’s Jr./Sr. High Youth Director.  Regular meetings and events like snow tubing, Sky Zone, lock-ins and attending ROCK in Ocean City are some of the ways New Hope connects with young people on their spiritual journey. For more about Toni click here.
Crystal Renn, Children & Family Ministries Director
Crystal is leading our first dedicated Children & Family Ministries programs.  We are so blessed to have her on board!  She brings faith and energy to a position that is so vital in our church at this time as we are busting at the seams with elementary aged children and families seeking for a place to call home.  For more about Crystal click here.