Jill M. Johnson has been working at Bethany UMC since 2012 in part-time roles, and full-time as Director of Inviting Ministries since September 2013. She oversees welcoming, spiritual engagement, outreach and fellowship ministries. She oversees the Alpha Course and other spiritual formation opportunities. Jill is a graduate of The University of Texas at Austin, and worked in a variety of nonprofit roles in political advocacy and communications before joining the ministry team at Bethany. She and her husband Jimmy married in 1991, and have been active at Bethany UMC since 2000. Their son Jake and daughter Josie grew up at Bethany and have benefited from the community, discipleship and support they’ve received from this Body of Christ. Jill enjoys writing, walking, gardening, reading and laying on the couch in her spare time.