Professional Staff

Akron First UMC has pulled together an enthusiastic spirit-led professional leadership team to help guide and resource the worship and community service of our laity-involved faith community. They include:


Lead Pastor – Rev. David Wickins

 JoshFUMC5908Praise Band Leader

Joshua Baker


Music Director

Barb Henry

Nursery Attendants

Miranda Boyd

Shirley Church and Debbie Shisler

Custodial staff

Barabara Cummings

Lisa Wickins


Kay Green