Maggie Valley United Methodist Church – Staff

Rev. Cole Altizer

Pastor Cole is originally from Charlotte, NC where he was born and raised. He moved to the mountains in 2007

Jason Jones

Jason Jones grew up in the Asheville area and joined Maggie Valley’s staff in January 2019.  He studied music at

Janice Rogers

Janice Rogers is our church organist.  Playing since the age of 10, she has been a church musician her entire

Rev. Mike Shirley

Rev. Shirley brings decades of church experience to MVUMC and will serve part-time as our new Assistant Pastor. Rev. Shirley

Rev. Erma Bond

Erma Bond is the retired Associate Pastor of Maggie Valley UMC.  Erma grew up in Maggie Valley and returned in

Gene and Shirley Saxton

Gene and Shirley Saxton are our church custodians. They care for our church grounds, including the park land on the