Kena Richert joined the church in October 2008. Kena was later ordained by our membership in February 2013 and currently serves as the Minister of Administration. Kena attained her CPA certification and began her career with a national consulting firm in Dallas. She later joined the assurance practice at Pricewaterhouse Coopers LLP serving in both the Dallas and Austin offices. She and her husband, Mark, moved to Marble Falls in 2004 and have three children: Ashley, Luke, and Taylor.
DeDe Hodge joined the church as Church Secretary in June 2014 and was made Office Manager in January 2016. DeDe attended school at Austin Community College and received her Texas Master Florist Certification from Texas A&M at College Station. DeDe was a District Trainer in the School of Retail Management for H.E.B., and managed numerous floral shops over the years. She has two teenage daughters who attend Marble Falls I.S.D. and currently resides in Spicewood.
Garry Kesler earned a Bachelor of Music Education degree from McMurry University and then served with the Travis Park UMC in downtown San Antonio where he also sang with the San Antonio Mastersingers, a part of the SA Symphony. He next moved to Amarillo where he administered a music program of children to adults in singing and in handbell ringing at St. Paul UMC. A four-year stint at Cal Farley’s Boys Ranch was the start of his teaching career which culminated with 26 years at Dumas ISD. Garry is presently the new director for the Highland Lakes Men’s Chorus.