Rev. Chelli Jones Deaver, Pastor
Pastor Chelli has served at Johnson’s Chapel since July, 2015 with her husband Jonathon. Each week her sermons help us to know the Word better and to understand how it applies to our daily lives. She is a great story-teller and we often laugh together as we learn.
Email Chelli at email@example.com
Dann Childers, Choir Director & Pianist
Dann’s passion for church music began as a child in Ohio where he played piano for the church his father pastored. He studied music education, church music and music business at various times in college, and after teaching elementary music in the public schools in Tulsa, OK, Dann and his wife Ruth moved to Nashville, TN in 2009 where he is now the Licensing/Royalty administrator for The Estate of Joyce “Dottie” Rambo and her daughter, Reba Rambo. Both Dann and Ruth are involved with music and sound/lighting in local theatres around Nashville. Dann would love for you to come see a show!
Kay Lepper, Administrative Assistant
Kay Lepper, our administrative assistant, is the friendly face and warm spirit that operates the church office. Kay has a background as a registered nurse. She and her husband Bobby have been married 37 years and have two sons.
Steven Adair, Communications Director
Steven Adair is our Communications Director. From growing up at Glendale UMC in Nashville, he developed a passion for helping local churches reach new people in new ways. In his role at United Methodist Communications, he gets to put his passion into practice as the Director of Local Church Services helping churches with marketing services and promotional grants. In his spare time, he plays year-round adult recreational sports, including elementary playground favorite, kickball.