Ny name is Pastor Matthew Williams. I was raised in Cambria County in the small town of Loretto, PA. I wen to school at Penn Cambria, attended College at Saint Francis University.I received my bachelors degree in Biology, Pre-Medicine in 2015 from SFU. In 2018, I graduated from Drew University Theological School with my Masters of Divinity degree. I am a Provisional Elder in the Western Pennsylvania Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church.
Before I became a clergy member, I was a mission coordinator, praise band member, and IT person for Ebensburg United Methodist Church. In 2015, I was hired as the Director of Specialized Ministries, where I organized small group bible studies, managed the Safe Sanctuary Program, and several other specialized functions. In 2016, I was appointed as the Associate Pastor at Ebensburg United Methodist Church. In 2017, I was appointed to Calvary United Methodist Church in Johnstown, PA. In 2021, I was appointed to serve the Ridgway Trinity/Johnsonburg Charge in the Kane District.
I am also blessed to have my wonderful wife, Taila, and my daughter, Margot, by my side as we walk in ministry and faith together.