• REV. RICK SITTON

    SENIOR PASTOR


    Rick Sitton is from a small East Texas town north of Tyler, Texas called Lindale. He graduated cum laude from Oral Roberts University in 1981with a Bachelor’s degree in communications and a minor in New Testament theology. Pastor Rick earned his Masters of Divinity degree from Asbury Seminary and graduated cum laude in 1987. Pastor Rick and his wife, Karen, have been married 44 years. They met at Lakeview Methodist Church Camp at age 18 on a Wesley Foundation Work retreat as students at Tyler Junior College. They have three children: Chris, Stephanie, and Shawn. They have four grandchildren and are blessed to raise one of their grandsons, Jacob Sitton, who is special needs and a special blessing. Pastor Rick has served FUMC Bryan since June 2011.


    Phone: 979-779-1324, ext. 105

    Email: rick@fmcbryan.org


  • REV. DR. AUGUSTO SARRIA

    ASSOCIATE PASTOR HISPANIC MINISTRY


    Rev. Dr. Jose Augusto Sarria studied in the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Cauca, Colombia where he graduated as a Medical Doctor and Surgeon in 1988. He worked as a doctor and was in charge of the Palmira’s Maranatha Clinic of the Evangelical Missionary Union for two years. He received his bachelor’s degree of Theology in the International Baptist Seminar of Cali where he graduated along with his wife Fany Quezada in 2000. In 2010, he arrived in the United States along with his family to begin their work and missions with the Hispanic Methodist Church “Restoration and Revival,” at First Methodist Church, Bryan. Augusto and Fany have two amazing children, Pablo and Josue.


    Phone: 979-779-1324, ext. 104
    Email: augusto@fmcbryan.org


  • CHRIS CAFFEE

    DIRECTOR OF MUSIC MINISTRIES


    Chris has been involved in the Ministry of Music in United Methodist Churches for over 30 years. He began church work at First United Methodist Church in his hometown of Allen, TX. He earned a Bachelor of Music Education degree with double major in both Choral Conducting and Voice with a minor in organ from East Texas State University (now Texas A&M—Commerce) and he is a certified Minister of Music in the United Methodist Church after completing work at Southern Methodist University’s Perkins School of Theology. Most recently he served as Co-Director of Music & Arts at Christ United Methodist Church in College Station. Chris and his wife Terri have three children: Cameron, Chelsea and Callie.

    Phone: 979-779-1324, ext. 107
    Email: chris@fmcbryan.org


  • ANGELA CORBETT

    ORGANIST


    Angela is a graduate of Sam Houston State University with a Bachelor of Music in Piano Performance with organ as a minor instrument. Angela has been involved in church music since childhood and in leadership of church music since the age of 16. She has served in various leadership positions as pianist, organist, choir director, children's choir director and worship leader/planner in Methodist, Baptist and Episcopal churches in Texas and Maryland. Angela has also been a piano teacher for many years.


    Contact: 979-779-1324, ext. 100


  • JEFF HOBBS

    DIRECTOR OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY MINISTRIES


    Jeff was born and raised in Bryan, Texas. He joined FUMC in 1989 and became a member through confirmation in 1991. He graduated with a B.S. in Political Science from Texas A&M University in 2002. Jeff has earned Certification in Christian Education from Perkins School of Theology at SMU.  He has been a part of the FUMC Bryan staff since 2002. Jeff loves teaching children about God and equipping parents to lead their children in faith.  Jeff and his wife, Jill have two daughters, Natalie and Reagan.

    Phone: 979-779-1324, ext. 111
    Email: jeff@fmcbryan.org


  • WILL PEPPER

    DIRECTOR OF YOUTH AND YOUNG ADULT MINISTRIES


    Will is overjoyed to be leading the youth and young adults at FUMC Bryan. His passion is living as an apprentice to Jesus and helping others to see what that looks like in these current times. Will enjoys digging into Scripture and discussing what people think, understanding that we can all learn from each other. Will earned a bachelor’s degree in Religion: Evangelism from Liberty University, graduating summa cum laude in 2019. Will and his wife Mary have been married since 2008 and have two children Penny and Kara. 


    Phone: 979-779-1324. ext. 110

    Email: pepper@fmcbryan.org


  • JOSUE SARRIA

    CONTEMPORARY WORSHIP COORDINATOR


    Email: josue@fmcbryan.org


  • NATALIE PATTERSON

    DIRECTOR OF ADULT MINISTRIES


    Natalie is a graduate of Oklahoma State University. Her family includes two grown daughters and their families including five precious grandchildren. She is passionate about small group accountable discipleship as well as serving others through Animal Assisted Therapy with her 3 miniature dachshunds.  

    Phone: 979-779-1324, ext. 102
    Email: natalie.patterson@fmcbryan.org


  • EILEEN WINKLE

    DIRECTOR OF BUSINESS & FACILITY OPERATIONS


    Eileen was a child of military parents, so she has lived in several locations including Wisconsin. Traveling ranks as one of the top 5 things she enjoys doing most, which also includes traveling to graveyards for genealogy research. She holds an Associates Degree in business from Lon Morris College and a Bachelor of Business Finance degree from Sam Houston State University.


    979-779-1324, ext. 109

    Email: eileen@fmcbryan.org


  • LEEANN BROEKER

    ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT


    Phone: 979-779-1324, ext. 101

    Email: leeann@fmcbryan.org


  • HOSEA MORRIEL

    CUSTODIAN


    Hosea grew up in Lubbock, TX, He worked on everything from building fences on the ranch to being a Union Steel Worker in Houston, TX. Eventually he worked his way to the Bryan/College Station area where he worked at Allen Academy and Bryan ISD. He started with First Methodist Church, Bryan on a part-time, weekend basis only. In 1999, we asked him how he felt about working for the church full time. He said yes, and has never regretted it!


  • ROCIO HITT

    CUSTODIAN


  • JOSH SWEED

    CUSTODIAN