Who's Who

  • Greg Morgan

    Lead Pastor

    Greg Morgan grew up in the Beaumont area of Southeast Texas where he developed a love for crawfish, Gulf Coast beaches, and air conditioning. He has served as an associate pastor for the last three years at Williams Memorial UMC in Texarkana, TX and, prior to that, served for three years as the youth director for the First United Methodist Church in Paris, KY. Greg graduated with a B.A. in History from Lamar University in 2015, earned an M.Div. and Th.M. in Biblical Studies from Asbury Theological Seminary in 2019, and is expected to finish his doctorate in Preaching at Baylor University in May of 2023. He loves to spend his free time traveling on the open road, following college sports, playing disc golf, watching anything produced by Marvel Studios, and "attempting" to learn how to play golf.

  • Shinia Kelsey

    Associate Pastor

  • Kaiti Lammert

    Director of Student Ministries & communications


    Kaiti Lammert is devoted to discipleship and striving toward a life of beauty. She has a passion for the formation of young people and is excited to be leading the Youth at Hallsville. Hailing from New Orleans, Louisiana, Kaiti loves good food, music, poetry and art. She spends most her days wrangling her 3 year-old Great Dane and 1 year old daughter, Lily. She and her husband, Michael, also have custody of 8 year-old twins who live in Haiti. Kaiti is an eternal optimist who believes in loving first, loving anyways, eating ice-cream for dinner, Nessie, and the life of the world. She would love to know you, and share our joy together.

  • Mike Clay

    Director of Music

    Mike Clay began serving as music director in 1996 at FUMC Hallsville and is very pleased to have returned in 2019. Mike has been teaching math at Hallsville High School for 28 years and also enjoys coaching the UIL Mathematics teams. Mike has been married to Laurie for 34 years and their son Samuel is also a math teacher with HISD.