Who We Are

Serving the Church for Nearly 100 Years!

The United Methodist Foundation of Michigan has served congregations, pastors, church and ministry leaders and individuals across Michigan since 1926. Staffed by dedicated professionals and governed by a volunteer Board of Directors, we are ready to serve you. We come alongside your ministry to help you live into your purpose and vision. We offer a broad continuum of financial stewardship services, including value-aligned investment funds, stewardship consultation, planned giving seminars, grants, awards, and scholarships.

Our Dedicated and Experienced Staff is Ready to Serve You

President & Executive Director​

Sr. Director of Church Relations

Sr. Director of Loan Services

Sr. Director of Stewardship

Sr. Director of Operations

Sr. Director of Account Services

Our Board

The Board of Directors of the United Methodist Foundation of Michigan governs the ministry of the Foundation by establishing policies that promote our purpose and ministry.

Brad Bartelmay

Nancy Craig

Joel Fitzgerald

Pros Tumonong

Gary Glanville

Mary Ann Gibson McInnes

Ransom Leppink

Ed Ross

Joyce G. Stair

Sue C. Woodward

Steven J. Peters


David Bell, Brighton, MI

Bishop David Bard, DeWitt, MI

David Dobbs, DeWitt, MI