Athena Rhodes

Director of Children’s Ministry
Athena Rhodes has served in the United Methodist Church for over 14 years. She has worked with Youth, Children, Young Adult and Family Ministries. Athena has a passion for Family Ministry and helping the “whole” family in their faith journey.
She is a certified Lay Speaker within the UMC and enjoys enriching her education by being involved in district and conference opportunities.
Athena lives in Norfolk with her husband, Richard and they have four grown children; and one very spoiled pup named Zoe!. She enjoys family, friends, painting, music and nature and feels we are all in a better state when we engage in the world of service to others.