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 delightNatalieed 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.

Frank Tullar – Facilities Coordinator

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Victoria Williams, Administrative Assistant


Hello, friends in Christ! We praise God for increase! I am more than elated to have joined the Wesley family as administrative assistant. By trade, I am a musician and program manager hailing from Richmond, Virginia. I received my formal education at Virginia Commonwealth University, attaining a Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies, with concentrations in Music (voice performance), Sociology, and Religious Studies. My passion has always been in doing the work of the Church in whatever capacity I’ve been called to, be it as a singer, an administrator, a teacher, or even an event planner. I currently live in Washington, DC with my lovely (and life-saving!) cat, Aidyn.  I look forward to serving the WUMC community as we propel the kingdom of God forward!  Please don’t ever hesitate to reach out to me in the office whenever you might need it.

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