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Pastor Allison Byerley


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 Pastor Allison Byerley has been serving Tulare UMC as Senior Pastor since July 2020.  Pastor Allison recently transferred to our conference from the Texas Conference where she served five different parishes as both Associate and Senior Pastor. She has led in community responses to two large forest fires, revitalization of stewardship and financial health, vital worship and discipleship including welcoming new families, and ministry with their homeless neighbors. Pastor Allison is a trained leader with Stephen Ministry and has significant experience with youth ministry. She is an excellent preacher and administrator and has good communication experience with websites and social media. She earned a Masters of Divinity from the Perkins School of Theology and a Doctor of Ministry from the Virginia Theological Seminary. . Email me