Sugar River United Methodist Church is staffed by a small but dedicated group. Led by Pastor Gary Holmes, these individuals provide for the daily operation of the church as well as designing meaningful worship services, as well as decorating the sanctuary to enhance the worship experience. They provided direction and leadership to the children, youth, and family activities.

Pastor Gary Holmes

Office Phone: 608-845-5855

Cell Phone: 608-577-5561

Gary Holmes, founding pastor at Sugar River United Methodist Church, is highly committed to providing visionary leadership, pastoral care, and an emphasis on serving others in the name of Jesus Christ. With the support of Pastor Gary’s leadership, Sugar River Church has…
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Ann Marie Austin, Worship Leader

Jamie Day, Director of Children and Family Ministries

Betsy Forester, Administrative Assistant / Director of Community Life

Phone: 608-845-5855

Victor Marsh, Director of Media


Tom Phelps, Building Manager


Jocelyn Przywara, Director of High School Youth

Heather Royer, Director of Worship and Music

Erin Wilson, Director of Worship and Music