Upper Merion Baptist Church

Our Staff

Rev. Dr. Allan Selig started as Interim Pastor of UMBC in June 2016 and he is prepared to stay with us for at least 18 months, during which time we will trust the Lord to lead us to our next full time pastor. Pastor Alan and his wife, Karen, live in Pottstown. Karen is the Pastor of the Royersford Baptist Church. Pastor Alan was the Interim Pastor at two other American Baptist Churches in the area, Pughtown, and Exton. 
David Maness has been Minister of Music at UMBC for 35 years.  He holds the Bachelor of Music degree from Oklahoma Baptist University, the Master of Church Music from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, and the Master of Music from Temple University.  He is Associate Professor of Music at Eastern University where he teaches voice, music theory, choral conducting, and music appreciation.  He and his wife Sandy have three grown children; Kevin, Greg, and Kristina.
Thelma Brinson has been the Office Administrator at UMBC since January 2002 and she and her husband have been members of the church for many years. Previously, Thelma spent 20 years in the corporate world as a Facilities and Events Manager. She and her husband both love working on their computers, their grandchildren, and visiting nursing homes with their dog, as well as traveling.
Eunice Jeon is our Accompanist and Worship Planner. She will be completing her studies at Eastern University in December. Eunice is married and they have three children.