Staff

Rev. Susanne Priddy
Lead Pastor
susanne.priddy@nccumc.org
Susanne’s Bio

Pastor Rick France
Assistant Pastor
rickmfrance@gmail.com
Rick’s Bio

Children’s Ministry Director:
Jamie Wrede

children@wesleyanchapel.org

Jamie has served as the Children’s Ministry Director since 2023 and has been involved in children’s ministries for almost 20 years. Jamie and her husband, Chris, have been married for 19 years and have two children: Scott and Leah. They have been members for almost 10 years and volunteered in many capacities here at Wesleyan Chapel. She is also homeschooling her children, and a StoryMaker with PaperPie!

Office Administrator:
Amanda Hamra

churchoffice@wesleyanchapel.org

Amanda has served as the office administrator since 2018. She lives in the Surf City area with her two teenaged kids and two dogs. She studied business and psychology at Liberty University and enjoys working behind the scenes. She loves family pizza movie nights, shopping for good deals, yoga, and working with local organizations who focus on the underserved and forgotten.

Organist:
Greg Gore

chawk92@aol.com

Greg has served as organist/pianist for traditional worship since October 2004. A Wilmington native and life-long resident, he earned the Bachelor of Arts degree in music performance (organ/voice) from UNC-Wilmington. Greg is a charter member of the local chapter of the American Guild of Organists, currently serving as Dean.  He feels blessed with a vocation that not only provides sustenance but also nourishes his soul!

Music Director:
David Hoover

music@wesleyanchapel.org

David has been involved in church music for more than 36 years in and has a wealth of experience in various facets of sacred and moderate contemporary music. He leads us with Bells, Choir, Children and Traditional and
Blended Worship.

David has been married to Victoria for 36 years. They have three adult children and are also the proud grandparents to a
granddaughter.

Sexton:
Rob Emery

Rob and his wife, Cathy, moved from Indiana to Hampstead in 2018. They have 2 sons, one in Hampstead and one in Indiana. Their quiver is full with 5 grandchildren.

IT & Audio/Visual:
Cameron Wright

Bookkeeper:
Linda DeMott

Linda came to WCUMC in 2020.  She has over 40 years accounting experience.  She loves Wesleyan Chapel and plans to make it a major part of her life.

Professional photo credit: Bailey’s Photography