Ministry Staff


Terry Carty

Phone:  (615)512-8821

We welcome Terry to the life of Connell Memorial United Methodist Church as our interim pastor.  An ordained elder who takes assignments to serve as interim minister to churches that are in transition due to pastoral change, illness, death, or other crisis. Trained in the Transitional Intentional Interim Minister program of the Intentional Growth Center, and and endorsed by the United Methodist Endorsing Agency. Expertise in problem solving (former civil engineer), congregational systems, ministry with young people, preaching and worship.

Paige BachDirector of Student Ministries: Paige Bach

Phone: (863) 214-6575

Paige just moved to Goodlettesville, Tennessee from Sebring, Florida.  She recieved her Bachelor's of Arts in Youth Ministry from Florida Southern College and is currently working towards getting her Masters of Arts in Youth Ministry.  There is nothing in the world that Paige loves more than helping teenagers grow in their relationship with Christ.  Paige is working through an agreement with the Center for Youth Ministry Training.

Phillip StegnerDirector of Music and Organist: Phillip Stegner

Phone: (615) 948-0659

Phillip Stegner has been the Music Director and Organist for Connell Memorial United Methodist Church since the year 2000.  He is a native of Memphis, Tennessee and a graduate of Memphis State University.  Phillip moved to Nashville in 1978, primarily working as a conductor and pianist.  As a conductor, he has worked with a variety of major artists, to include Ernie Ford, Vince Gill, Lee Greenwood, Minnie Pearl, Loretta Lynn and Trace Adkins.  In addition, Phillip is the writer, music director and producer for Maestro Productions which he founded in 1997.

Support Staff

Nanci Frey
Mother's Day Out Director
Phone: (615) 642-6100

Marilyn Malone
Administrative Assistant
Phone: (615) 859-5915

Kelly Hicks
Voices of Praise and Priase Kids Choir Director
Phone: (615) 428-9337

Kathy Adams
Handbell Choir Director
Phone: (615) 851-0189

Amy Harrison
Director of Children's Ministries

Nursery Caregivers

  • Fiona Richards
  • Kecia Hurt

Sound Technicians

  • David Barton


  • Sharon James

Staff members whose numbers are not listed may be contacted by email at: