Served here since: August 2018. Member since 2001.
Family: I am the mother of two wonderful sons.
Born/Raised: I was born in Atmore, AL and raised in Cantonment, FL.
Hobbies: Cooking, playing with my cats, reading and going to our beautiful Emerald Coast beaches.
Sports Team: Tate Aggies and Florida Gators
Random Fact: I have 2 different colored eyes.
Dream Vacation: I would love to do a tour of Italy.
Bible Verse: “I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.” John 16:33
Apple or Android: Apple
Quote: “Faith, Family, Friends”
3 Words that Describe You: Loving, Carefree, & God’s Princess
Meka Allen-Garrett, Secretary
Served here since: May 2016
Family: Married to the love of my life Andrew. I also have two amazing teenage daughters who are both active participants in the youth program here at GUMC.
Born/Raised: Everywhere! I am proud to be a Navy brat that has been stationed all over the United States
Hobbies: Reading historical fiction, online gaming, and binging on Stranger Things.
Sports Team: Gryffindor
Random Fact: I did not learn the basics of computers until I started college in 1997.
Dream Vacation: A trip to San Diego Comic Con.
Bible Verse: Phillippians 2:14-15 “ Do everything without complaining and arguing, so that no one can criticize you.
Quote: “Forgiveness is giving up the hope that the past could have been any different, it's accepting the past for what it was, and using this moment and this time to help yourself move forward.” – Oprah Winfrey
Apple or Android: Android
3 Words that Describe You: Compassionate, Upbeat, Perfectionist