Leadership Team:

Reverend Paul Barna
Senior Pastor

 
Paul Barna has been the Lead Pastor Since 2003. Prior to this he worked in the semiconductor industry for 12 years until he sensed God’s call to full time ministry. He has a heart to see lives, families, and communities transformed by the power of Christ.
 
Pastor Matthew Wyman 
Assistant Pastor, Pastor of Discipleship 
 
A recent graduate of Houghton College where he earned his B.S. in Pastoral Theology and is a licensed minister of the Wesleyan Church. His primary role as Pastor of Discipleship is to create and facilitate Growth Groups as well as other programs of discipleship.
 
Ben “J.B.” Howe
Music Leader
 
Ben has attended Waterford Wesleyan church for 8 years. He has been a member of the Worship Ministry for 6 years and has been leader of the ministry for the past three years. During his time as leader, he has created a team with a wide range of talent in numerous musical genres from contemporary, rock, country, metal and folk. Ben also takes great pride in reviving old hymns and remaking them for a more modern age. Ben as also taken the team outside of the church and perform at events for Albany City Mission, Family Camps, and several parades in Waterford. 
 

Pam Barna

Children’s Director
 

Pam Barna is our Children’s Director since 2003. She has a passion for teaching our children about Jesus in new and creative ways. She’s a mom of five and understands what it takes to raise Christ-centered children in our world today.  

 Alec Barna
Youth Leader, “Focus” 
 
Alec is our Youth Leader here at Waterford Wesleyan Church.  His goal is to keep teens focused on God’s plan for their lives and help them seek His direction.