Richard D. Dooley
What you prefer to be called:
Technical Arts Director
When did you start at First UMC:
Employment = January 1, 2012. Been here since 1978 (married a FUMC gal).
What are the main things you do at FUMC:
A/V Resource use, maintenance, updates. Coordinate A/V volunteers and prepare A/V presentations. Contribute to maintenance and updates of campus IT systems.
Who are the key volunteers that you work with on a regular basis:
Larry Cook, Randy Lester, Isaac Mick, Stan Tucker, Jeremy Wenisch
Tell us about your family:
My wife, Kathy, and I share our home with our 4-legged daughter, Ginger. I am privileged to be part of a 4-generation family participating in the ministries of First UMC: My wife’s parents, Lee and Nathan Elmore; our daughter and her husband, Lynsey and Jason Artrip, along with our granddaughter, Kaitlyn Artrip.
If someone wanted to start a conversation with you that would immediately get your interest, what would some of the topics be:
(in no particular order) Volunteering for the A/V Team!!, Anything/Everything about the Florida Keys, Patriotism, Trop Rock, Hotrods, Vacation Destinations, Best Pizza Ever, Roadside Oddities, A Good Joke!