Staff Team

Clergy Contacts

Rev. Dr. Doug Thrasher
Senior Pastor

770-943-3008 x5000

Rev. Cindy Blocksidge
Senior Associate Pastor
770-943-3008 x5012

Staff Contacts

Stacie Barrow
Children’s Ministry Associate Director

770-943-3008 x6014

Sharon Brand
Administrative Support
770-943-3008 x6012

Nancy Burkhardt
Assistant to the Senior Pastor & Senior Associate Pastor
770-943-3008 x5002

Tamlyn Collins
Missions Director
770-943-3008 6049

Sharon Ellis
Financial Director
770-943-3008 x6042

Tanya Ghoreishi
Minister of Music and Worship
770-943-3008 x5005

Lisa Kirk
Recreations Missions Operations Mgr.
770-943-3008 x6017

Susan Koopman
Nursery Director
770-943-3008 x5006

Teresa McDaniel
Receptionist and Admin Assistant
770-943-3008 x6000

Shaun Nguyen
Recreation Missions Director
770-943-3008 x5014

Ronny Rainwater
Facilities Assistant

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DeDe Reilly
Children’s Ministry Director
770-943-3008 x6039

Manuel Robles 
Hispanic Minister

Muriel Sosebee
Associate Music Director

770-943-3008 x6041

John Spain
Facilities Director
770-943-3008 x6038

Aubrey Spivey
Worship Media Asst. & Admin
770-943-3008 x6050


Kerry Stevenson-Driskill
Music Associate/Pianist

Church Numbers

Fax number

Counseling Center
770-943-3008 x1215

Mission Outreach
770-943-3008 x5015

Car Care Ministry
770-943-3008 x1254

Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS)
770-943-3008 x1260

Weekday Preschool

Facilities Request
770-943-3008 x5019

Nursery Office
770-943-3008 x5006

McEachern Preschool

Denise Ribeiro 

School Director

770-943-3008 x5008

Aimiee Thurmond

Administrative Assistant

770-943-3008 x6027

Tara Sammons

Administrative Assistant

770-943-3008 x6005

McEachern Memorial United Methodist Church

Office Hours

Monday-Thursday: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Sunday Service Times

9:30 am & 11:00 am – Sanctuary
10:30 am – Higher Ground
9:00 am – Hispanic Bi-lingual, Chapel

Contact Us

McEachern Memorial United Methodist Church believes in helping people live their purpose. We accomplish more together than we do alone. Feel free to give us a call, email us, drop by during our office hours, or fill out the form below to reach out to us.