Our 2017-2018 Board
We're proud to serve our Dallas Chapter and always look forward to hearing from you!
Bert K. Johnson
Bert has served as the Director of Music at Spring Valley UMC, Dallas, TX for over 7 years. He has been on the board of DCCG for 2 years. He works as the vendor liaison for the Church Workshop. Bert has an extensive background as an Operatic Bass and loves now being in full time ministry.
Conner is the Director of Music at St. Monica Catholic Church in Dallas, TX. He has been an active member of the DCCG Board for two years. He has had a beard since he was 18, partially as a rebellion to strict no-facial-hair rules at his high school, and partially because he secretly has a baby-face underneath it.
Dennis is Vice President of Business Development at HGS. He has been the Treasurer of the Dallas Chapter Choristers Guild since January of 2013. While living in the business world, his first love will always be organ music, Bach in particular.
Chair - Church Music Workshop
Kenton joined the Dallas Board in January 2013 and agreed to serve because of his great admiration for the work of Choristers Guild and a lifelong passion for choral music. Kenton serves as full-time Director of Music Ministries and organist at Saint Mark Catholic Community in Plano, where he leads a vibrant and varied Music Ministry which provides music at 10 weekend Masses. Kenton favorite place on earth is the Rocky Mountains of Canada, where he lived during his childhood.
Darla Meek serves as Lecturer and Music Education Coordinator at Texas A&M University-Commerce. She enjoys working with children's choirs at Park Cities Baptist Church. This is her first year on the DCCG Board. Darla is married with two children, a dog, a cat, and a fish.
Heather is the Creative Director at Open Heart Musicals, the Director of a fine arts summer camp for children in 1st – 5th grades, and the Younger Elementary Choir Director, and at First UMC in Garland, TX. She's also co-directs summer adult musicals at First UMC. In her free time, Heather loves gardening and relaxing with her family.
Kitty serves as Director of Music Ministries at First United Methodist Church, Garland, TX. She has served on the DCCG as member at large for 2 years. Kitty believes if everyone would faithfully sing a choir, lovingly play with animals and with an open mind, study science, world peace could be accomplished.
Kristi is the Minister of Music and Worship Arts at Greenland Hills UMC in Dallas. This is Kristi’s first year on the DCCG Board. Kristi plants extra veggies in her garden to share with the bunnies in an effort to coexist.