Melissa Hatch – Pastor
Melissa Hatch is so excited to be serving as Button’s newest pastor. A lifelong Methodist and Aggie, she loves preaching, teaching and missions and helping people find a place to belong. She received her Bachelors Degree in English from Texas A&M and her Masters of Divinity from Brite Divinity School at TCU. She is an ordained Elder in the United Methodist Church and previously served at Prosper UMC, First UMC of Plano and Custer Road UMC. Melissa has been married to Michael, a teacher at Prosper High School, for 18 years and they have 2 children, Madeline (16) and Mitchell (13). She loves napping, spending time with her family and two dogs, Penny & Trevor, and reading all types of books. She also really enjoys traveling and all things Disney!
Antonia Howard-Church Treasurer
Antonia Howard, a woman of faith, relocated her three beautiful children, Antonisha, Tasia, and Ta’Jon from Modesto, CA, to Frisco, TX. Antonia has previous experience as a Church Finance Manager. In that role, Antonia managed the general accounting functions and prepared all financial information to ensure data support monthly and year-end financials. Antonia carries a double A.A.S. degree in Accounting and Computer Science and is a Certified Internal Revenue Tax Preparer Specialist for individuals and small businesses.
Antonia’s passion is providing holistic therapy to women and is a Licensed Certified Massage Therapist, focusing on the psychological, as well as physical relaxation for the body, mind, and spirit connection.
Hillary Slothower – Pianist
Hillary is a Music Education student at the University of North Texas. Along with playing piano for many years at Rock Church in Rockford, IL, she is very excited to share her God-given talents with Button Memorial United Methodist Church.
Wendy Rae Walker-Children’s Ministry
Wendy started teaching Sunday School in 1992. Her love of God and desire to teach the stories of the Bible to children is what drives her. Wendy was the Director of Children’s Ministries at Custer Road United Methodist Church prior to moving to Prosper. She took over the Children’s Church responsibilities at Prosper United Methodist Church in 2007 and continued to help with the children’s ministries until joining Button. She is excited to share her gifts and passion with the children at Button.
Tricia McGee- Youth Ministry
Tricia is a life long member of Button Church. She began working with the youth in 2017. She says she leads the youth group even though she is soulfully 80 years old. She attends Button with her husband and daughter and most of her aunts and uncles. She is excited about working with the youth here at Button and is an amazing part of our team!
Judy Corwin-Children’s Ministry
Tricia McGee- Youth Ministry
Rebecca Rodriguez-Youth Ministry
Tiffany Young – Kids Day Out Director