Rev. John nupp

We often think of someone’s soul as an internal, eternal piece of who they are. Plenty of words have been used over the centuries to describe this elusive element of the human persona by theologians, philosophers and experts in psychology.  Some of the best teaching I have read on the soul comes from Dallas Willard, who held a degree in psychology, was ordained as a preacher, and taught philosophy at the University of Southern California. Central to his teaching was…
Pastoral Intern

Miriam Hanks

Contact the church office at office [at] to connect with CCUMC’s pastoral intern.
Director of Music and Worship Arts

Tanya Ruth Langlois

Tanya has been on the staff at CCUMC since July of 2017. She directs the Sanctuary Choir, the Praise Band, and the Children’s Choir and serves as the church’s organist. A passionate teacher and performer, Tanya loves helping people to discover their gifts and to grow in faith and community with one another through music. Tanya holds Bachelor and Master of Music degrees in Voice Performance from the University of Maryland and a Graduate Diploma in Church Music from Shenandoah…
Director of Youth and Children’s Ministry

Dawn Krawczyk

Dawn Krawczyk has been on staff with CCUMC since September of 2019. She grew up in the area and moved to North Carolina for college. She graduated from Methodist College (now University) in Fayetteville, NC and earned her Master’s Degree from the University of Phoenix in Educational Administration. Dawn taught 2nd, 3rd, and 4th grades for 8 years and served as a school administrator for 14 years. She has also worked at the college level as a Residential Area Coordinator,…
Financial Secretary

George Monk

George is the Financial Secretary and a Trustee of Chevy Chase UMC. He received his BA in Economics from Wake Forest University and an MBA in Strategic Management from Pace University (NYC). He serves on the Board of Directors of the Mid-Atlantic United Methodist Foundation, and is on the Foundation’s Stewardship Committee. George may be contacted at gmonk [at]

Cindy Hinchman

Cindy Hinchman and her family have been members of CCUMC since 1984 and she has worked off and on in the church office for a number of years.  She is currently our Communications Coordinator and edits our monthly newsletter Highlights. She also oversees bulletin board and banner displays. Cindy may be contacted at chinchman [at]