Christ United Staff

To contact a staff member please call (972) 596-4303, followed by their extension, or email them directly by clicking on their email address. For general questions or information, you can also fill out the form on our Contact Us page and a staff member will get back to you shortly.


Rev. Don Underwood

Senior Minister
Chris Dowd Staff Photo

Rev. Chris Dowd

Associate Senior Minister

Rev. Chad McSwain

Associate Pastor | Table of Grace

Rev. Stefani Reed-Meyer

Associate Pastor of Youth

Rev. Mike Flynn

Director of Care Ministries

Rev. Paige Christian

Associate Pastor | Princeton Campus

Rev. Dr. Alyce M. McKenzie


Children’s Ministry + CDC Preschool

Meredith McBride

Director and Children's + Family Ministries

Lisa Riazi

Assistant Director + Special Angels Coordinator

Laura Zastrow

Nursery Coordinator + Children's Admin

Casey Erdmann

Director of the Children's Discovery Center

Tonnie Chaney

Assistant Director of the Children's Discovery Center

Youth Ministry

Rev. Stefani Reed-Meyer

Associate Pastor of Youth

Debbie Dobbs

Youth Ministry Admin

Brady McQueeney

Youth Ministry Assistant Director

Adult Ministry

Jill Sims

Adult Programming Coordinator

Sarah-Michelle Laddusaw

Adult Programming Associate and Library Director

Care Ministry

Rev. Mike Flynn

Director of Care Ministries

Marylin Smith

Assistant Director of Care Ministry

Amy Wilson

Congregational Care Assistant


Jana Grimone

Director of Serving Others Ministry

Melissa Wilkinson

Academic and Community Outreach Coordinator

Laurie Kendig

Director of Project Hope and Counseling Services

Betsy Crawford

Project Hope Case Manager


Traci McHenry

Music Administrative Assistant

Sonda Stokes

Children's Choir Coordinator

Bart Ghent

Associate Director of Music, Organist

Joe Nidever

Associate Director of Music, Youth Choirs

Sports & Rec

Josh Beasley

Director of Sports & Recreation

Dereck Owens

Fitness Director

Administration + Operations Staff

Roland Keys

Director of Facilities

Brenda Dunai

Director of Finance

Kim Hill

Director of Operations

Kari Rabe

Financial Assistant

Angie Rosowski

Welcoming and Engagement Coordinator

Lisa Booth

Director of Hospitality

Kristin Steed

Director of Communications

Ben Chamness

Director of Media

Elisha Moaning

Graphic Design Manager

Ashley Danner

Digital Content Manager

Valerie Cohen

Wedding Coordinator

Charlotte Popelarski

Pastoral Secretary

Rita Ward

Information Desk

Amy Enns

Graphic Designer