UMA is governed by a board of volunteers who are leaders from Methodist-related health and welfare ministries. These ministries include Children, Youth, and Family Services; Older Adult Ministries; Ministries to Persons with Developmental Disabilities; Community Service Ministries; and United Methodist Conferences and Churches.

Board Members

Debbie Reed, Chair

President & CEO
Chaddock
205 S. 24th Street
Quincy, IL 62301


Greg Peters, Past Chair

Chief Executive Officer
United Methodist Family Services
3900 W. Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23230


Doug Myers, Vice Chair

President & CEO
Asbury Foundation
5285 Westview Drive #200
Frederick, MD 21703


Larry Carlson, Treasurer

President & CEO
United Methodist Communities
3311 State Route 33
Neptune, NJ 07753


Alison Evans, Secretary

President & CEO
The Methodist Home for Children & Youth
304 Pierce Ave.
Macon, GA 31210


Kevin Anderson

President & CEO
Wesley Homes
815 S. 216th Street
Des Moines, WA 98198


Tim Brown

President & CEO
Methodist Children’s Home
1111 Herring Avenue
Waco, TX 76708


Steve Fetyko

Vice President & CFO
United Methodist Retirement Communities
805 West Middle Street
Chelsea, MI 48110


Tim Johnson

President & CEO
Frasier Meadows
350 Ponca Place
Boulder, CO 80303


Marlin Livingston

President & CEO
Cunningham Children's Home
1301 N. Cunningham Ave.
Urbana, IL 61802


Kathy R. McCollum

President & CEO
Wesley Glen Ministries
4580 N. Mumford Road
Macon, GA 31210


Carol McKinley

Vice President of Operations
United Methodist Communities
3311 State Route 33
Neptune, NJ 07753


Kitwana McTyer

President & CEO
Florida United Methodist Children’s Home
51 Children’s Way
Enterprise, FL 32725


Jason Miller

Vice President of Operations
Otterbein Lifestyle Communities
585 N. State Route 741
Lebanon, Ohio 45036


Suzanne Pugh

President & CEO
Aldersgate
3800 Shamrock Drive
Charlotte, NC 28215


Laurie Anne (L.A.) Spagnola

President & CEO
Board of Child Care
3300 Gaither Road
Baltimore, MD 21244


Mary Kemper

President & CEO
United Methodist Assn. of Health and Welfare Ministries
5285 Westview Drive #200
Frederick, MD 21703