Jeremy was born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He came to Tigard UMC in July 2014. He has served as a circuit minister in Suffolk, England, as the campus pastor at the Wesley Foundation at the University of Oregon, and at Dallas UMC in Dallas, Oregon. Jeremy and his wife, Allison, have two daughters Miriam and Margaret. About serving in Tigard, Jeremy says, “I feel blessed to join this amazing church in ministry and look forward to creatively and joyfully loving and serving the community in the name of Jesus Christ.” Jeremy enjoys reading, baking, running, hiking, and commuting by bicycle.
Linda has been on the staff at Tigard United Methodist since August, 2008. Linda is a graduate of Marylhurst University and has worked in religious education and spiritual formation for more than 40 years in United Methodist, Episcopal and Catholic parishes. Linda was trained as a spiritual director at Shalom Prayer Center and as a labyrinth facilitator at Grace Cathedral in San Francisco. In addition to her passion for helping people to grow spiritually, Linda also loves growing plants and has trained as an OSU Master Gardener. She also enjoys quiet walks, reading, knitting and sewing. Linda lives in Gresham with her husband of 40 years, Richard. They have 3 adult daughters, 2 son-in-laws and one grandson.
Linda Dove
Pastoral Director at Bethlehem House of Bread
Staci Lieuallen
Director of Children & Family Ministries, Jubilatte Director/Pastorista
Staci has been in the ministry for 20ish years and she still has regular conversations with God on why she’s called to the ministry. A bit of a skeptic and heretic, she has an affinity for people who like to question everything and/or feel uneasy about church. In 2010, Staci vocalized a dream to start a coffee house ministry. With the help of Linda Dove and the support of Tigard UMC, Jubilatte became a reality in the fall of 2011. Staci loves to help families and children deepen their relationship with one another and with God through fellowship, learning opportunities, and service. In her spare time, she enjoys exercising, walking her crazy dog, and spending time with her husband and two boys.
Ava has been our Play Park Director since Sept of 2007. She started working at Play park when her son attended the Preschool down the hall. She truly enjoys engaging with the kids and getting to know all the great parents/caregivers who come through our doors.
Ava Taylor
Director of Indoor Play Park, Childcare Coordinator
Krista Tjossem
Coordinator of Church Administration
Sandy Ralston
Vintage Worship and Choir Accompanist
Pete Titterington
Water’s Edge Accompanist
Caley Barstow
Choir Director
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    I spent about 2 years enjoying Jubilatte’s warm inviting atmosphere. I’d drink coffee while my kids played in the play area. It was in Jubilatte that I met and began to form relationships with church members and also Pastor Jeremy. When we decided to start attending Sunday worship, it was clear to me what an impact Jubilatte had on my family’s life. Tigard UMC is where we belong. I’m not sure if we would have discovered that if it wasn’t for Jubilatte.
    Holly Strom