2015 Ordinands

 

Carrie A. Antczak

Rev. Carrie A. Antczak is in her second year serving as pastor at Mayfield UMC, (Western Reserve District).  She previously was appointed to Bay UMC (North Coast District).

Antczak has a Bachelor’s degree in Theology from Ohio Wesleyan University and a  Master’s of Divinity from Methodist Theological School in Ohio.

She and husband Jason are the parents of a daughter. 

Byron Bufkin

Rev. Byron Bufkin is in his second year serving as pastor at Mentor Plains UMC, (Western Reserve District).  He previously was appointed to Newport/Beech Grove UMCs.

Bufkin has a Bachelor’s degree from The Ohio State University and a Master’s of Divinity from Ashland Theological Seminary.   

He and wife Jennifer are the parents of two sons and a daughter. 

Rev. Andrew R. Call is in his third year serving as pastor at Oberlin First UMC, (Firelands District).

Call has a Bachelor’s degree in Music from Miami University, a Master’s of Divinity from Methodist Theological School in Ohio and a Master’s of Music from The Ohio State University.  

He and wife Jennifer are the parents of two sons and a daughter. 

Dianne T. Covault

Rev. Dianne T. Covault is in her fourth year serving as an associate pastor at Church of the Saviour (North Coast District).  

Covault has a Bachelor’s degree in Geochemistry and a Master’s of Civil Engineering from Massachusetts Institute of Technology along with a Master’s of Divinity from Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary.   

She and husband Corbin are the parents of three daughters. 

Robin D. Dillon

Rev. Robin D. Dillon is in her fourth year serving as pastor at Oak Chapel UMC (Canal District). 

Dillon has a Bachelor’s degree in Education from East Stroudsburg University and a Master’s of Divinity from Methodist Theological School in Ohio.    
Tina M Gallaher

Rev. Tina M Gallaher is in her first year serving as pastor at Lisbon First UMC (Mahoning Valley District).  She previously was appointed to Real Life Community of Faith UMC (Ohio Valley District).

Gallaher has a Bachelor’s degree in Specialized Studies from Ohio University Eastern and Master’s of Divinity and Pastoral Counseling from Methodist Theological Seminary in Ohio.    

She and husband Harry are the parents of two sons and two daughters. 

Jared Gadomski Littleton

Rev. Jared Gadomski Littleton is in his first year serving OhioGuidestone.  He previously was appointed to the Cleveland Clinic and Independence (North Coast District).

Littleton has a Bachelor’s degree in Vocal Education and a Master’s of Divinity from Methodist Theological Seminary in Ohio.    

Littleton is married to Danielle.  

Dawn M. Livingston

Rev. Dawn M. Livingston is in her second year serving the Epworth Center.

Livingston has a Bachelor’s degree in Communications from Wheeling Jesuit and a Master’s of Divinity from United Theological Seminary.

She is married to Craig.  

Lisa-Marie Morrison

Rev. Lisa-Marie Morrison is in her second year serving as pastor at Lorain Lighthouse UMC (Firelands District).  She previously was appointed to Cornerstone UMC (Firelands District).

Morrison has a Bachelor’s degree from Providence College and a Master’s of Divinity from Boston University.     

She and husband Timothy are the parents of a son and two daughters. 

Brian C. Oglesbee

Rev. Brian C. Oglesbee is in his second year serving as pastor at Norwalk First UMC (Firelands District). 

Oglesbee has a Bachelor’s degree in Music from the University of Cincinnati, a Master’s of Education from Ohio University, a Master’s of Christian Ministries from Malone University and a Doctor of Ministry from Ashland Theological Seminary.     

He has two daughters. 

Mary L. Owen

Rev. Mary L. Owen is in her second year serving as pastor at Winona UMC (Mahoning Valley District). 

Owen has a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Columbia College and a Master’s of Divinity from Methodist Theological Seminary in Ohio.      

She has a son and a daughter.

Hannah E. Tucker

Rev. Hannah E. Tucker is in her third year serving as pastor at Tiffin St. Paul’s UMC (Firelands District). 

Tucker has a Bachelor’s degree in Christian Thought from Grove City College and a Master’s of Divinity from Wesley Theological Seminary.      
Kathryn E. Wilterdink

Rev. Kathryn E. Wilterdink  is in her third year serving as pastor at Hope Ridge UMC, (Western Reserve District). 

Wilterdink has a Bachelor’s degree in Education from Baldwin Wallace University and a Master’s of Divinity from Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary.      

She and husband Jonathan are the parents of a son.