Cyndie Petrus

Cyndie Petrus has been involved with LMUMC since 2003. Her children, Emily (20) and Ronnie (17), attended the LMUMC’s Early Childhood Center. In 2008, Cyndie join the LMUMC staff as the Wedding Coordinator. You can usually see her on Sunday morning in the Chancel Choir. In November 2018, she started...

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Bob Blagg

Bob has been a member of LMUMC since 1993. He started out as a volunteer for the LMUMC Youth Ministry from 2000-2005. In September 2005, he started on staff as the Youth Pastor. He is passionate about leading students in their spiritual formation, serving others, and building community/family within the Youth...

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Craig MacDougal

Born and raised in Jacksonville, Florida, Craig MacDougal has been a resident of Tampa since 1978. Mr. MacDougal earned a B. A. in Music Education from the University of South Florida, with alto saxophone being his principle instrument. After graduation he spent 10 years as a full-time musician, working primarily...

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Debbie Callicoat

Debbie has been on LMUMC’s facility team for 12 years. She has been married to Louis for 29 years and has three grandchildren that all live locally (some even next door). She loves working at LMUMC because it’s never a boring day and she is never stuck in one spot....

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Hilary Rain

Hilary has been with LMUMC since 2005. Prior to starting at LMUMC she worked for a financial consulting firm for 17 years. She has been married to David and just recently celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary. They have three boys that all live locally. Hilary loves her role as Director...

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Karl Soderberg

Karl was born and raised in Tampa, Fl.  He is a graduate from Hillsborough High School and earned a bachelors degree in Math education from USF.  Karl taught school for 35 years in Hillsborough County and specifically Math at Gaither High School for 31 years.  He is “the go to...

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Paul Handy

Paul Handy is the great grandson of Isaac Ward Bearss who organized the wagon train from Missouri to Lake Magdalene in 1894. His Grandfather, B.E. Stall was a member of the wagon train and a founding member of what is now Lake Magdalene United Methodist Church. His grandfather Charles Handy,...

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Ray Gibson

Ray grew up in southern Indiana and moved to Tampa, Florida in 2009.  Ray and his wife Vicky, just celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary.  They have 2 children and 3 grandchildren.  Ray has been a musician for most of his life and enjoys working in the A/V department at LMUMC. ...

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Sue Napier

Sue became the Membership Secretary at Lake Magdalene UMC three years ago. She has a Master’s Degree in Social and Behavioral Sciences from the University of South Florida (Go Bulls!).  Her grandfather was a United Methodist minister and her family has always been active in the churches they attended. She has...

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Taylor Toothman

Taylor was born in Dallas, TX and moved to Tampa when she was 7 years old. As the Assistant Director of Youth Ministries, she hopes to model a relationship with Jesus and see students transformed as they get to know and love Him. Taylor loves tacos.

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