Meet Our Staff

Emily Bankston Staff

Minister of Children, Preteens & Families

Minister of Music and Fine Arts

Kristen Tropeano

Director of BBLC

Kristen Tropeano

Director of Student Ministry

Director of Admin & Communications

Natalie Whitley Staff

Director of Children’s Choirs

Financial Manager

Sandra Plilar Staff

Church Administrative Assistant

Visuals Director


The mission of the Strawbridge UMC staff is to be a family of CHRIST (care, humility, respect, integrity, support, and transparency) which supports the greater mission of SUMC through the equipping of its laity.