Leadership Staff

Leadership Staff

Ben Cathey

Ben is a Georgia native.  After going home to Symrna, he has lived in Tucker, Dalton, Marietta, Auburn, AL., Wilmore, KY., Temple, Lilburn, Grayson, and Loganville. Ben was baptized as a 10th grader at McEachern UMC in Marietta, GA. became a member after accepting Jesus as his Savior. He sensed a call to full time…

Heather Burroughs

Heather is the Preschool Ministries Director, which mean she manages the Ringgold United Methodist Church Preschool and the preschool ministries for the church. She has worked with the preschool since August 2013. Heather has lived in Ringgold her whole life, and she is a graduate of Ringgold High. She has worked in early childhood education for 14 years.…

Bobby Fleck

Bobby holds a Master of Divinity degree at Candler School of Theology in Formation and Witness, and Bobby attended Mercer University where he graduated with a degree in Christianity and a minor in Information Technology. Bobby’s ministry experiences have included several foreign mission trips, work with media and communications, and youth praise band development and…

Taylor Lankford

Taylor is a Senior at the University of Tennessee Chattanooga, majoring in Vocal Music Education.  He holds a K-12 Teacher Certification in Choral/General Music Education.  Taylor has served as the President of the UTC Chamber Singers and has sung in many choral ensembles. Taylor is single, but dating.  He is a huge Denver Broncos fan…

Jonathan Walker

Born and raised in Illinois by two parents who were also worship leaders, Jonathan Walker grew up surrounded by music. His love of music led Jonathan to study music at Tennessee Temple University where he graduated with a Bachelors of Music with a concentration in Voice in December of 2009. He lives in Chattanooga with…

Christina Ware

Christina has a passion for teaching children about God’s love for them, coupled with an educational background in child development and education.  She believes children learn best through hands-on experiences that are fun and exciting.