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
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

Steve Fetyko, Vice Chair

President & CEO
United Methodist Retirement Communities and Porter Hills
805 W. Middle Street
Chelsea, MI, 48118

Kitwana McTyer, Treasurer

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

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

Larry Carlson

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

Tim Johnson

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

Karen Kilgo

President and CEO
Flat Rock Homes
7353 County Rd 29
Flat Rock, OH 44828

Marlin Livingston

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

Jason Miller

Senior Vice President
Otterbein SeniorLife
585 N. State Route 741
Lebanon, Ohio 45036

Brian Picchini

President and CEO
United Methodist Homes
10 Acre Place
Binghamton, NY 13904

Suzanne Pugh

President & CEO
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 Association of Health and Welfare Ministries
5285 Westview Drive #200
Frederick, MD 21703