Leadership

Pastors & Staff

Brian Siegle

Head Pastor

Brian Siegle has been Trinity’s pastor since 2022. He previously served in South Hill, Saluda, Christiansburg, and Midland. Brian comes from a background in IT, following an Electrical Engineering degree from Virginia Tech, entering the ministry in 2002 while attending Wesley Theological Seminary. He and his wife, Holly, met while both students at Virginia Tech. Their adult daughters, Anna and Lee, are off saving the world in their own ways.

Daniel Guenther

Associate Pastor

Daniel has been serving as Trinity’s Associate Pastor since 2023. Daniel has been a pastor in the Virginia Annual Conference since 2019, and has served United Methodist congregations in Chesapeake and Collinsville Virginia. Prior to beginning his pastoral ministry, Daniel studied history at Davidson College, completed a Masters in Divinity degree from Candler School of Theology (Emory University), served as a chaplain intern in the Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta system, and completed various internships and jobs with local churches.

Judy Oguich

Minister of Congregational Care

 Judy Oguich (pronounced O-gish) has served Trinity over 20 years. She is as an ordained deacon and a certified Director of Christian Education. She is originally from Ohio, and still have family members in Columbus. She received a Bachelor of Arts from Mary Baldwin College in Staunton, Virginia and a Masters of Religious Education from The Divinity School at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina.

Aaron Miller

Associate Pastor of Music

Aaron currently serves as Trinity’s music director and as an associate pastor. He is projected to graduate May 2024 with a Master of Divinity from Wesley Theological Seminary, Washington, DC.

Aaron has over 15 years of ministry experience, serving several United Methodist congregations as a church musician, as a worship planner and leader, and as a communications director. Aaron has also enjoyed participating in small group ministries and leading class meetings.

Other Staff

Jen Williams

Director of Kids and Family Ministries
Jen Williams joined Trinity’s staff in July 2019 as the kids director!  Jen grew up in Pittsburgh, PA and loves snow and Pittsburgh sports teams! Jen attended Grove City College, a private Christian college north of Pittsburgh, and graduated with degrees in early childhood and elementary education.  She relocated to the Richmond, VA area for a teaching position in Hanover County, where she was a 5th grade teacher for 6 years.

Laura Candler-White

Organist
Organist Laura Candler White is a Richmond native, and has been involved in the music scene for many years. She began her career in public education – teaching high school choral music for eleven years before moving on to being an adjunct instructor at VCU. While at VCU, she taught keyboard skills and was accompanist for instrumentalists and the college choirs. Additionally she played for the School of the Richmond Ballet and the dance classes at University of Richmond and VCU. Involvement in choral music has taken her to many exciting venues, both in the US and abroad.

Bill Pike

Operations Director
As director of operations, Bill says he knows just enough about the church’s building and grounds to be dangerous. This includes empty encounters with the Wesley brothers who ride the church’s elevators. Bill and his wife, Betsy, have three grown children and three grandchildren with a fourth on the way. His hobbies include reading, yardwork, writing, and learning from his grandchildren.

Paula Cadden

Office Administrator
Paula keeps the office together, managing the day-to-day operations as well as serving as the primary contact point for church communications and weekly publications.

Kim Tingler

Membership and Publications
Kim serves as the primary digital communicator as well as the primary record keeper for membership imformation.

Nancy Berryman

Financial Secretary
Nancy joins the Trinity team as Finance Administrator in a part time role, after retiring from a fulltime career in human resources, benefits and payroll. She most recently worked part time as Administrative Assistant /Bookkeeper for a children’s learning center in Mechanicsville. She is a VCU alum and holds an MS degree in Business/Human Resources Mgmt.

Ronnie Johnson

Building Caretaker
Ronnie is the primary building caretaker with extensive experience cleaning and maintaining commercial spaces.

Juanita Woodson

Building Caretaker
Juanita works along side the other building caretakers to make sure the facility ready for daily use, with special focus in our preschool area.