Church Staff

DSC09010Reverend Lydia Rodriguez, Pastor   

I am more than blessed to be the Pastor of Wesley UMC since June 2014. I’ve been blessed to be a Pastor with 23 years of service and an Ordained Elder since 1998. I have a variety of ministry experiences which include being the Bishop Assistant of Former Bishop of the Methodist Church of Puerto Rico, Rev. Dr. Juan A. Vera from 2001-2004. I was also a Missionary in Central and South America in the years 1987-1988.I have a Bachelor’s Degree in Administration with concentration in Marketing (Cum Laude) from the University of Puerto Rico and a Master’s Degree in Divinity (Magna Cum Laude) from the Evangelical Seminary of Puerto Rico. I have a passion for Discipleship that transforms lives, and for Missions both local and International that enhances the quality of life of those in need. I share my home with my beloved husband Angel a Licensed Local Pastor of the United Methodist Church, Virginia Conference and with our happy cat Angie. Angel and I love to sing a joyful noise to the Lord and love to travel around beautiful Virginia and other places as well.


Natalie Naudus Bradner, Director of Music for Wesley

I am delighted to be entering my third year as the music director and organist for Wesley United Methodist. I completed my Masters of Music at the University of  North Texas with a concentration in opera, and my Bachelors of Music from George Mason University. I have a passion for church music, as well as teaching, and singing opera and oratorio. We have a wonderful and warm group of people here at Wesley who enjoy praising God together through our choir, bell choir and praise band. I live in Woodbridge with my husband Don and our two beautiful daughters.


CatherinKinsley Headshote Kinsley, Administrative Assistant

I am so blessed to be the Administrative Assistant here at Wesley. I am a graduate student working on a degree in Archaeology and I have 4 years of experience with administrative work, including 3 years as a secretary at the Longwood Center for the Visual Arts. In addition to serving Wesley I am also an intern at the Smithsonian’s Natural History Museum. I live in Centreville with my husband Dan and our energetic puppy, Hera.


Frank Tullar – Facilities Coordinator

Frank is a Northern Virginia native who joined the Wesley team in 2015 as our Facilities Coordinator. Frank does everything around the building and grounds and he is indispensable! In his free time, Frank loves to visit the beach, surf, and cycle.

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