Meet the Staff & Leadership

Rev. Craig Rikard


We are in the process of pastoral change and Reverend Craig Rikard will be filling in until a permanent pastor is appointed. Rev. Rikard was originally from Cordele, GA, but is now residing Valdosta, Ga. He is married to Gail Dorminey Rikard and they have two daughters, Heather and Paige, and one granddaughter, Kamdyn. Rev. … Read More

Evelyn Rodriguez

Church Administrator

Evelyn is the Church Administrator at Bemiss UMC.  She brings her talent and experience in human resources to Bemiss UMC and her love of ministry.  She strives to unite the Bemiss community in love and purpose.  Evelyn is a native of Puerto Rico, has traveled extensively and holds a Bachelors in Management from Park … Read More