Our Leaders and Staff



Steve Huddleston: Senior Minister

Steve came to University Christian as the Senior Pastor in March of 2004. Steve actually grew up in the Muncie area and attended University Christian until his family moved away in 1975. He is a graduate of Milligan College in Tennessee where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Bible and history, and Cincinnati Bible Seminary where he received a Master of Arts degree in Practical Ministries. Steve was ordained into the ministry in Bethel, Ohio in 1980.

Previous to his homecoming with UCC, Steve served for almost five years as Senior Minister in Connersville, IN. He also served as Associate Minister for 15 years in Painesville, OH and before that had ministries in Oklahoma, Virginia, and Plainfield, IN.

Steve's personal mission statement is, "to live with integrity, preach effectively, lead courageously, serve willingly, and leave a legacy. " He is supported in his ministry by his wife Pam, and their two adult children, Heather and Aaron.

Steve is a certified member of The John Maxwell Team.

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Garet McHugh: Youth Minister

Garet came to University Christian Church in April of 2014. He grew up in Logan, Iowa, a small farming community located in Western Iowa. After graduating from High School, he attended Manhattan Christian College in Manhattan, Kansas, and graduated in May of 2009 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Bible & Youth Ministry. The Logan Christian Church in Logan, Iowa ordained him on May 10th, 2009.

Some of Garet’s favorite hobbies are: golfing, playing the guitar, spending time with friends and family, camping, enjoying the outdoors, hanging out with youth, and playing all types of sports. He and his wife, Erin, were married May 26th, 2012, and their son, Graeme, was born May 11th, 2013.

Garet has a huge passion for Youth Ministry, and his main objective is to teach and guide youth to know Christ and live their lives boldly for Him.

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 Erin McHugh: Children's Director

Erin came to University Christian Church in April of 2014. She grew up in Erlanger, KY, and attended Cincinnati Christian University after graduating from High School. She graduated from CCU in May of 2013 with an Associate’s Degree in Professional Childcare, Education, and Development.

Erin enjoys spending time with family and traveling to new places. She likes to cook and bake, and enjoys the outdoors.

Erin loves teaching children about Jesus, and she looks forward to serving the church as the Children’s Ministry Director.

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Netha Wyman: Secretary

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Louis Lowe: Facility Manager/Webmaster

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Our Elders(From left to right):

 Don Taylor, John Burton, Charley Gerber, Joe Spahr, John Strouse, Mike Green