Church Staff

Our office hours are Monday through Thursday 8am to 5pm and Fridays from 8am to Noon.

  • Kirk joined the staff at Christ in June 2019.  He has been serving in ministry since 1999 in a handful of United Methodist Churches in North and South Georgia and was Ordained Elder in the South Georgia Annual Conference in June of 2019.  He attended Georgia Southern and Emory's Candler School of Theology for his Master of Divinity.  He and his wife, Robin, love trying to keep up with their kids and cheering on the Georgia Southern Eagles.  

  • Louann Mclain

    Church Administrator

    LouAnn was born and raised in Ohio, the youngest (and best...just ask her brothers and sisters!) of eight. She began working at Christ UMC one week after moving to Georgia in 1996 and is the Church Administrator.  She is married to the love of her life Bobby, has two grown sons and four beautiful grandchildren.   LouAnn loves the beach, binge watches The Big Bang Theory, Property Brothers, and Sharknado movies.  She received her associates degree from Macon State College (now Middle Georgia State University).

  • Delisa Kyzer
    Director of Music

    Delisa was born and raised in Macon and joined the staff of Christ UMC as accompanist in June of 1998. She became the Director of Music Ministries in January of 2019. Delisa majored in piano performance at Mercer University where she also studied organ. She has served as an accompanist for over forty years. In addition to her ministry at Christ UMC, she also teaches private piano lessons. Delisa and her husband, Mark, have a daughter, Alexis. In her free time, Delisa enjoys spending time with her family.

  • Tami galipo

    Financial Administrative Assistant

    Tami has been a member of Christ UMC for over 30 years before coming on staff to serve as the Financial Secretary in 2019. She attended Warner Robins High School, Tift College, and the University of Georgia where she received her Master's Degree.  She met the love of her life, Joe, in 1989 and they were joined together in marriage in the church they love.  Tami enjoys working on computers in her spare time, watching a little Nascar, a good college football game (Go Dawgs!) and singing, especially with the choir.

  • Mariela Krueger


    Mariela has been a part of our church staff since 2015. She and her husband, Ken, love heading outdoors and being on the lake.