Our Staff

Rev. Ryong Jae Jung serves as pastor of College Heights United Methodist Church. He has a beautiful wife, Irene and  a very cute daughter named Evelyn.  Pastor Jung was brought to us in the summer of 2016 from Boston, MA. He and his family are originally from South Korea.

Laura McCormack serves as secretary of College Heights. Laura attended PSU and has a diverse background professionally. She has 3 daughters, nine grandchildren, a great grand son and a great granddaughter.. & Sissy the dog and Stinky the cat. In her spare time she enjoys reading, crocheting and attending  many sports events with her family.

Karen Shepherd – Pianist/Choir Director

Marsha Huffman – Organist

College Heights is blessed with many members who have adopted leadership roles in a variety of church ministries. These members attend meetings each month, where progress toward community outreach, improvement of church services, and event coordination is made.
We are always open to new ideas and perspectives, and we encourage all of our members and regular attendees to get involved with church leadership. If you would like to serve College Heights in a committee, please let us know.

Our committees for 2018:


Chair: Mavis Benner
Lay Leader: Linda Stotler
Lay Member to Annual Conference: Bill Erdman
Alternate Member to Annual Conference: Delores Wishart
Finance Committee Chair: Richard Oler
Treasurer: Jeff Stephens
Financial Secretary: Deanna Loughmiller
Staff-Parish Relations Chair: Bill Erdman
Board of Trustees Chair: Ray Russell
Committee on Lay Leadership Chair: Pastor Ryong Jae Jung
Recording Secretary: Delores Delores Wishart
Membership Secretary: Linda Stotler
United Methodist Women: Linda Stotler
United Methodist Men: Bill Erdman
Nurture Committee Chair: Carol Darlington
Outreach Committee Chair: Linda Stotler
Young Adult Representative: Jennifer Walker