Meet the Staff
Pastor: Rev. Dr. David M. Oliver
Rev. Dr. David M. Oliver is pastor of First United Methodist Church in Massillon and the founder of Living Water LLC in North Canton, Ohio. He assists Christian leaders and churches across the globe to develop strengths, heal hurts and create positive change. To do this he uses Transformational Leadership Coaching, Christ-centered Spiritual Direction, Inner Healing and Freedom Encounter Deliverance. Dr. Oliver and his wife, Dr. Jane Hoyt-Oliver, Professor Emeritus of Malone University in Social Work, have one married daughter and two grandchildren.
Dr. Oliver earned his Doctor of Ministry in Spiritual Formation at Asbury Theological Seminary and his Master of Divinity from Duke University Divinity School. He has served United Methodist churches in Ohio for over thirty years and has been an adjunct professor creating and teaching courses at the graduate level for Malone University and Ashland Theological Seminary.
Secretary: Judy Suggs
Treasurer: Deanna Levenge
Financial Secretary: Chuck Condo
Choir Director & Handbell Choir Director: Erin Sullivan
Custodian: Jack Rager