Velda Rose United Methodist Church
5540 East Main Street Mesa AZ 85205
Assistant Director of Music & Organist
In July 2018, Daniel was appointed as the Associate Pastor at Velda Rose UMC in Mesa, AZ. He completed his course of study program at Perkins School of Theology in Dallas, TX. Daniel has a passion for worship, pastoral care, community outreach and evangelism. He is an avid soccer fan and enjoys walking and tasting foods from different parts of the world.
-Collaborative Pianist, Organist, Composer and Arranger
-Sixteen years on the Music Faculty at Chandler-Gilbert Community College
-Studied Piano and Organ Performance at Brigham Young University
-Private Piano Studio for over 40 years
-Published and recorded piano and choral works which have been performed nationally-I am grateful and humbled by the priviledge of being the new Organist and will do my best to carry on the beautiful legacy left by our beloved Kathleen Norby.
Senior Pastor of Velda Rose United Methodist Church in Mesa, Arizona since 2015
BA and PhD degrees from Michigan State University,
MDiv degree from Asbury Theological Seminary.
Two-year clinical internship with the American Association of Pastoral Counselors (AAPC).
25 years at Cook Native American Ministries in Tempe, Arizona as counselor, chaplain, instructor in religious studies, academic dean, and for five years, president
21 years experience in Associate and Senior Pastor positions for five churches
Religious Education Coordinator & Director of Family Life Ministries