The Canton First UMC Governing Board welcomes your input. Please email any questions, comments, or concerns to
The Governing Board meets regularly at:
Canton First UMC
930 Lower Scott Mill Rd.
Canton, GA 30115
Upcoming meeting dates and agendas are posted on the Board Meetings page.
Participation is encouraged at every meeting. Any church member who wishes to speak to an agenda item will have the opportunity to do so at any regularly scheduled Board Meeting, as recognized by the Chair.
2023 Board Meeting Schedule
2023 Lay Leadership Report with Subcommittees
Governing Board Guiding Principles
Governing Board Organizational Chart
Staff Organizational Chart
Governing Board Leadership Covenant
Wesley Covenant Prayer
Front Row: Bob Ballard, Julie Little, Bob Hulsey, Dana Hall, Susan Dreschel, Susan Thacker, Susan Harris, Ben Thacker
Back Row: Clint Baber, Dave Sullivan, James Cannon, Rev. Kenny Ott, Andrew Lundy, Wayne Harmon, Mike Haire
Not Pictured: Andrea Payne
Susan Dreschel, Governing Board Chair
Rev. Dr. Kenny Ott, Lead Pastor
Julie Little, Director of Administration
"Canton First United Methodist Church exists to glorify God and make disciples by sharing our lives with others so that everyone will find hope-filled life in Christ."
Our Core Values