Meet The Team
Pastor Ricc Conner
Pastor Ricc has joined our team in July of 2020. He as over twenty-five years of experience in ministry. He is married to his beautiful wife Jennifer and they have four amazing kids of which the two oldest (Joey & Clayton) are both serving in the U.S. Army, Emma is freshman at USF and Jackson is in middle school. Pastor Ricc enjoys spending time with his family, creating with graphic art, and tinkering around on his vintage pick=up truck. More than anything Pastor Ricc loves helping others to love God, love people, grow in their faith and reach out into the world.
Michelle comes with 25 years of experience as an Office Manager and worked in Finance for 20 years. Her family moved to Florida from Tulsa, Oklahoma in December, 2016. Her husband is the Corporate Director of Telehealth with Shriner's Hospital for Children. She has been married for 23 years and has two children, two dogs and two cats. Michelle enjoys reading, watching movies, playing board and card games and spending time with her family.
Kim grew up in Illinois, went to Arizona State University, moved to Florida after graduating. She has 2 daughters, Kara and Christina and 2 grandkids who she cannot get enough hugs from! She has worked as a church finance secretary for the last 9 years. In addition to spending time with the family, she enjoys bike riding on the Pinellas trail.
We are looking forward to our new Keystone Preschool Director.
Children's Ministry Director
Tori is a graduate of Florida Coastal School of Law. She practiced criminal law as an Assistant State Attorney in Polk County. When her son Finn was born in April of 2015, Tori took a break from law and instead studied diapers, strollers, and conducted a study on how someone can sleep so little yet still function properly. Tori has been involved in Children's Ministry in the Methodist Church through high school, college, and law school. Tori's husband Kyle is also an attorney and an avid comic book fan. They enjoy riding bikes, Disney World, traveling, and testing out all the restaurants that Tampa has to offer.
Christina has been involved in youth ministry both as a director and a parent volunteer for over 20 years. She has a passion for youth minisstry and feels called to lead this generation of students toward a better understanding of God's love and mercy. It is a priority to her that our youth group is one of example and outreach to our surrounding communities. Christina is an active member of our praise team and is a United Methodist certified Lay Speaker. Like any mom, Christina is very proud of her 4 children.
We are blessed to have Phil in charge of our music for traditional services. He has an amazing amount of musical talent and a passion in his heart to serve the Church. Phil founded our English hand bell group, “Bells of Joy” in 1993 and still directs the talented group today. He has also been the director of our wonderful Chancel Choir since 1995.
Praise & Worship Leader
Bob leads our Praise Band, which includes church members as well as musicians he knows from the area. The band performs all the music for other church occasions as needed. In addition to his musical duties at Keystone, Bob is active locally, playing at various venues in Pinellas and Hillsborough Counties.
Lorna does a beautiful job for us here at Keystone United Methodist Church! She has been playing lovely music for our traditional services since November, 2009. With a lifelong love of music, Lorna is a very talented artist on the organ and piano. She is proud to have the privilege of using her talents to serve God and our church.