Our Leaders

Rev. Kate Mackereth Fulton (she/hers) joined the Trinity family on July 1, 2022 as pastor. Her previous service includes time as associate pastor at St. Paul’s UMC in Kensington, and as a chaplain at Saint Elizabeths Hospital and MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, DC. She holds M.Div (2017) and M.A. (2013) degrees from Wesley Theological Seminary and is a certified Mental Health First Aid instructor. Pastor Kate is passionate about ministry with those experiencing mental illness, walking alongside the LGBTQ+ community, anti-racism and social justice advocacy. She also serves as vice-chair of Young Clergy Women International, an organization supporting over 1,600 clergywomen under 40 around the world. Her hobbies include writing, fostering for her local animal shelter and collecting (and using) fountain pens. Pastor Kate identifies as queer and resides with her spouse Andrew in Annandale, VA. You can reach Pastor Kate at kate(at)trinity-germantown(dot)org.



Rev. Angela Wells (she/her) serves as the Interim Director of Family Discipleship (interim: August 2022-June 2023).  Rev. Wells comes to Trinity with many years of experience as a pastor and a director of family ministry. Rev. Angela was the Lead Pastor at Silver Spring UMC, the Associate Pastor at Calvary UMC and the Director of Children’s Ministry at West Nashville UMC. Rev. Wells has a passion for connecting all age groups into the life of the church through worship, service, study and play. This position will lead our children’s ministry to grow in discipleship and invigorate our children and family ministry at Trinity. We welcome Rev. Angela, her wife Kelli, and their daughters into the Trinity family!

Our Staff

Kimberly Blanchard, Accompanist

Sally Glick, Administrator

Kristina Leach, Facility Coordinator

Tracey Flater, Bookkeeper

Our Leadership Structure

A Discipleship Council of 12 members oversees our mission and ministry with people of all ages. They set the spiritual vision of the church and help us to Follow the Joyful Way of Christ. Ricky Ballew is the current Chair of the Discipleship Council.

An Administrative Council of 12 members handles the finances, building, and staff needs. They are committed to stewarding the resources of the church in ways that support our mission and ministry. Frank Blanchard is the current Chair of the Administrative Council.