Rev. Owen McKnight - Pastor Owen is married to Natalie and together they have two children, Kennedy and Noelan. Owen has his undergraduate degree from Baylor University and a Masters of Divinity degree from Perkins School of Theology at SMU. Owen was appointed to FUMC, Glen Rose on July 1, 2019 and is thrilled to serve as pastor.
Gina Dieterichs - Childrens Ministries Director
Gina is married to Steve and they have a beautiful daughter, Claire. Gina’s formal education is in Business Administration, however she has always found ways to minister with Children. She has 15 years experience of working with children of all ages. Gina has been on staff since 2016.
Kelli Batchelor- Administrative Assistant
Kelli is married to Brent and they are the parents of Ty and Emma, both students at Texas A &M University. Kelli has a bachelors degree in Home Economics and a masters degree in Interdisciplinary Education. Before moving to Glen Rose in 2017, she was the preschool director at FUMC Bay City. Kelli joined to staff in 2018.
San-Ky Kim - Associate Pastor of Worship Ministries
San-ky was born and raised in South Korea but had varied international sojourns. He had been singing professionally in Europe before starting to teach opera and voice at TCU. He earned his Master of Divinity degree from Brite Divinity School. Prior to coming to Glen Rose FUMC, San-ky served as the Director of Music Ministry at First Korean United Methodist Church in Philadelphia and the Director of Discipleship at University UMC Fort Worth. He and his Russian born wife Katja have two daughters, Eva and Phoebe. With their furry friends, Toffee and Chester, they live in a multilingually challenged household. San-ky is constantly amazed with the multitude of ways God loves us and excited to learn and share the abundant love received with neighbors.
Josh Ledda - Youth Director
I am Josh Ledda and I was born and raised in the Philippines. At ten years old I migrated to the United States and lived in California until I came to Baylor University for college. I graduated with a BBA in Corporate Entrepreneurship and I am now a first-year student at Truett Seminary pursuing my dream to be a minister for Christ. I love to play sports like basketball, volleyball, pool, golf and pretty much any sport you can think of. I also am an outgoing person who loves to connect with others in any way possible and culminate the great perspectives in their lives and cultivate it in my own personal one.