Our Staff

Rev. Michele Campton-Stehr was appointed to Renton First United Methodist in July, 2015.  Michele graduated from the University of Puget Sound in December 1987 with a Bachelor of Arts degrees in History and Comparative Sociology. She attended Boston University School of Theology and earned a Master of Divinity degree in May of 1990. While attending BU, Michele had an opportunity to spend a summer in Ashkelon, Israel on an archaeological dig through Harvard University. She began service in the PNW Annual Conference in July 1990, serving Custer/Blaine, Green Lake, Beacon, Crown Hill, Shoreline, and Magnolia. Michele also enjoyed the Pastoral Leadership program at Seattle University in 2004-2005.  Michele married Erich Stehr on January 28, 1994. They have two daughters and love to travel in their spare time.   Email: pastor@rfumc.org

Music Director: 
Leslie Huberty is working with the Choir preparing music to accompany our worship services. She comes with enthusiasm for the task of having music be enhancing and meaningful for our times of worship. Leslie is a high energy and very personable person, and would be glad to meet with you to find a place for you to share your musical talents with the rest of the congregation.  Email: music@rfumc.org

Office Secretary:
Marsha Peterson is our office receptionist.  After 32 years of service for Bellevue United Methodist Church and a short 1 year retirement, she decided she liked work more, and we're so fortunate she chose us.  Contact Marsha by phone during church office hours or email her at secretary@rfumc.org