Pastor & Staff

Pastor Ted Smith

tedsmith@vaumc.org

Pastor Ted comes to the Tabernacle congregation with a wealth of pastoral ministry experiences. Pastor Ted’s tenure includes service to very small churches in the rural areas of Virginia, service a Campus Minister, pastoral ministry and service to middle size and large congregations. Pastor Ted’s career also includes volunteer service to several community organizations, currently including the Virginia State Bar Client Protection Fund. Pastor Ted also has many years of experience in Youth Ministry, Building churches, schools, and clinics in under resource challenged places in the US and around the world. Additionally, Pastor Ted is also an educator, holding Adjunct Faculty status with US and International Universities. These are the ways Pastor Ted has committed himself to Christian beliefs that are an active expression of the love of Jesus Christ.

Susan Pleasants

Director of Visitation, Gifts, and Graces
visitation@tabumc.org

Latonya Jackson

Church Secretary
secretary@tabumc.org

Wendy Green

Contemporary Worship Director
wpianagirl21@gmail.com

Melissa Keylor

Director of Youth
needingserenity@gmail.com

Donna Steckler

Director of Music
dsteckler2001@yahoo.com