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Jeneffer Smith, 551-7210
 
Administrative Secretary, jen@bozemanumc.org
 
Jeneffer is the Chief Officer of Niceness, Happiness and all things Good. She is often the first voice people hear and the first smile they encounter during the week days at BUMC. Jen has worked in the church office since 1992. Helping to make the connections that fulfill people’s needs is Jen’s specialty; she works closely with other Church Secretaries and Community Resource Agencies to make sure those who contact our church for assistance are helped to the best of our abilities. Jen and her husband, Clint, enjoy their two active children, and a host of plants, insects, and girl scouts.
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Kay Lansverk, 551-7206
 
Christian Education, Ministry 6th Grade-Adult, kay@bozemanumc.org
 
In her Christian Education role, Kay works to ensure that older youth and adults in our congregation have many opportunities to learn about and grow their Christian faith. Whether organizing Bible Studies, current event conversations, or Sunday School for middle school and high school kids, Kay puts her faith to work and helps bring us all closer to God. Kay is from Vancouver, Washington, where she grew up with a strong Methodist foundation. Kay, her husband, Marvin (Puppet Show Creator Extraordinaire), and their two daughters, Allison and Hannah all attended Pacific Lutheran University.
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Janna Lauver, 551-7209
 
Christian Education, Ministry preK-5th Grade, janna@bozemanumc.org
 
In her Christian Education role, Janna provides ministry opportunities and Christian Education for Peschool-5th grade. Planning Sunday School for our “littles”, WOW (Wesley’s Outreach Wednesdays) for older elementary kids, and Vacation Bible School, Janna uses her history of working with churches, camps and youth ministry to help shape younger minds and hearts for the work in God’s kingdom. Janna grew up in Chester (up on the Hi-Line of Montana) where she joined the United Methodist Church as a middle school student. She graduated from Montana State University-Billings in 2004 with a BS in Public Relations before taking a couple corporate jobs that sent her running back to “ministry work” with the Yellowstone Conference of the United Methodist Church’s Youth and Camping programs. Janna, her husband, Bobby, and their daughter Peyton currently live in Three Forks where Bobby teaches 6-12th grade business/technology. Janna and Bobby also lead weekly programs a our campus ministry program (Tuesday Nights Together/TNT) at he Christus Collegium since 2011.
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Ann Dickensheets, 551-7207
 
Youth & Young Adult Ministries Coordinator, ann@bozemanumc.org
 
Ann grew up in Boulder, Colorado, where she attended the University of Colorado, graduating with a BS in Biology. She taught middle and high school science before moving to Bozeman with her husband, David, and their children, Ben, Michael and Katie. She has worked for the church since 2000 as the Youth Group Coordinator, and Small Group Organizer.  In 2009 she added Campus Ministry Coordinator to her job description and spends most Tuesday evenings during the school year enjoying a meal, music and fellowship with a group of Montana State University students.
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Kim Broden, 551-7208
 
Nurture Care & Membership Coordinator, kim@bozemanumc.org
 
Kim was raised in North Dakota but has lived in Bozeman with her three sons since 1997. She graduated from MSU in 2010 with a degree in Health and Human Development, and enjoys teaching Jazzercise when she is not working at the church. As the Nurture Care & Membership Coordinator she, along with the Nurture Care Team, maintains connections through visits, meals, and correspondence to assure that those in our church family receive support in times of need. Kim is also responsible for welcoming and integrating visitors and new members into the congregation. Kim has three sons: Adam, Tanner and Colter.
Alison Massey, 551-7212
 
Worship Coordinator, alison@bozemanumc.org
 
Alison recently received her degree in Religious Studies at MSU. Alison has been involved with the Methodist Church since she was a young teenager – working with the Youth Leadership Team through the Annual Conference. She is from Livingston, Montana. At BUMC Alison helps bring all the elements of worship together – from scripture readers, communion, announcements, and more.
Allie Hale, 551-7213
 
Communications Coordinator, communications@bozemanumc.org
 
Allie is working towards her degree at MSU in Economics and Business Administration. She has been involved in Campus Ministry for 3 years, helping to run fundraisers and fun events for college kids, and has recently delved into camp counseling! Allie is from Folsom, California, and has 3 younger siblings that she goes back to visit as much as possible. At BUMC, Allie sends weekly emails, creates the monthly Chimes, designs banners and postcards, runs the website, and anything else involved with communicating information from the staff to the congregation!
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Misti Davis, 551-7214
 
Hospitality Coordinator, misti@bozemanumc.org
 
Misti reflects the welcoming, feeding and nurturing nature of the church.  As Hospitality Coordinator, Misti ensures our kitchens are stocked, our Fellowship Time is staffed and refreshments are fresh! Special Events, Youth Group Meals, Campus Meals are  coordinated by Misti.
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Liz Prescott 
 
Nursery Coordinator, lizo.vball@gmail.com
 
Liz is a graduate of MSU, and was a fun and loyal member of BUMC Youth Group through her high school years. Liz coordinates and trains a staff of kind, child-focused people to mind the safety and comfort of your children while they are in their care in the nursery. BUMC tries to offer childcare for all appropriate events. Stop by the nursery on Sunday mornings to meet or say hello to Liz.
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Lynn Kirtley
 
Music Coordinator, music@bozemanumc.org
 
Lynn plays the piano, the organ, and helps coordinate the musical pieces of our worship services.  Lynn works at MSU in the Student Health Service as a Medical Technologist which is a clinical lab scientist. She was born in Florida, raised in Pennsylvania, and has been in Montana since 1974. She has lived in Bozeman since 1981, and has served area churches since 1994.
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Cathy Baumbauer, 551-7211
 
Mission Coordinator, cathy@bozemanumc.org
 
Cathy and her family have lived in Bozeman since 1987, and their 2 daughters were very active in Youth Group and Church. She has played hand bells and served on several committees at BUMC. As the Mission Coordinator she strives to know what’s going on in all facets of mission work at BUMC so she can publicize our work and help people make connections.
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Marvin Lansverk
 
Puppet Show Creator
 
BUMC is incredibly lucky to have a “Puppet Show Creator” on staff.  Marvin has written over 1,000 puppet shows over the last 19 years for our 10:00 AM Worship Service.  His humor and his knowledge are gifts he also shares with MSU students as a Professor of English, specializing in 18th-century British literature.
 
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Clint Smith
 
Custodian
 
Clint keeps us clean!  As the main and third floor custodian, Clint ensures we can enjoy a clean sanctuary and classrooms.  Married to Jeneffer Smith, Clint gets to help with those two active children, and the insects (bees)!! Clint grew up in Three Forks, and also drives truck for A.M. Wells hauling talc from Ennis to Three Forks.