Meet the STAFF at PFUMC

Pastor:  Rev. Larisa Parker

Rev. Parker has been a United Methodist pastor for over 18 years. She holds a Master of Divinity from Candler School of Theology, Emory, and a Master of English from the University of Florida.


Coordinator of Children, Youth, and Nursery Ministries:  Stephen Burnette,

Coach Burnette earned a Master of Divinity from Asbury Theological Seminary. He has a B.S. in Education from the University of West Georgia, and teaches physical education at local private institutions. He has experience leading with FSA and with evangelism and missions.


Director of Music:  Kevin Sanders

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Pianist Kevin Sanders graduated Summa Cum Laude from the highly regarded jazz performance program at the University of North Florida. He has since gone on to establish a busy career as a pianist, educator, and music director for numerous churches and theaters.

Administrative Assistant:  Susan Parker

Susan Parker earned an Associate of Arts in Liberal Arts from Pensacola State College.  While working on an education degree, Susan found she preferred to volunteer with youth in ministry rather than teach formally.  She has volunteered with various middle school ministries since 1997, and has worked as an administrative assistant in church, college, and small business offices.