Senior Pastor: Rev. Teresa Markins


Teresa Markins joined the Dunbar UMC staff on July 2nd, 2017.  She is a graduate of Marshall University (BS in counseling, 1996) and Duke University Divinity School (MD in Divinity, 2001). She is married to Rev. Greg Markins, pastor at St. Paul’s UMC in Nitro, WV,  and has two grown children. She enjoys spending time with her family and dogs, kayaking, and traveling.

Rev. Teresa is passionate and excited about ministering with God’s people both in the church and the world.  She desires that all people come to know the love and grace of God exemplified through Jesus Christ.  It is through a relationship with Christ and the power and presence of the Holy Spirit that we can truly come to know the living God.

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Associate Pastor: Rev. Erin Daniels

Erin Daniels joined the Dunbar UMC staff on July 1st, 2016.  ErinShe is a graduate of Nitro High School, and is currently enrolled in the WV Course of Study.  She has been working with youth ministry for over 12 years before answering her calling.  She is married to Jeremy Daniels, Associate Pastor at Forrest Burdette in Hurricane.  They have three children.  The family enjoys music, riding rollercoasters, video games, summer camp at Spring Heights, bowling, hiking, running, some sports, eating, photography, gardening, but most of all growing in our relationship with God.

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Administrative Assistant: Terry Boswell

Terry Boswell

Terry joined the Dunbar UMC staff at the beginning of January 2013. Terry has been a part of Dunbar UMC since she was a toddler and was baptized here at the age of 12. She attended Marshall University and WV State College, majoring in Criminal Justice. Terry is a huge Marshall fan (Go Herd!) and is active in the life of the congregation apart from her administrative duties.

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Director of Music: Bill Ray

Custodian: Larry France

Pianist: Gary Wooten

Organist: Sharon Cline

Webmaster: Tracey Hall