Meet Our Staff

BillRev. Dr. Bill Liming is the Lead pastor at Montrose Zion. He is married to Cyndi and a father to Christian, McKenna, Ethan, Noah and Hailey. He is an ordained elder and have been serving in the UMC since 2001. Following receiving a bachelors at Hiram College, he received his masters at Emory University in Atlanta, GA then finished up his formal education with a Doctor of Ministry degree from the Ashland Theological Seminary in 2007. Bill loves sharing the joy of our savior Jesus Christ as it has transformed my life and the way he sees the world. Bill is excited to begin this new appointment and to explore the ways in which we can together transform lives, bring new life to communities and change the world in God’s overflowing and abundant grace!
JenniferJennifer Dyer is the Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministries. She received her bachelors of arts degree from Kent State University in 2010 majoring in psychology. She has been involved in youth ministry at both the district and conference levels. She is currently attending United Theological Seminary and working towards her masters of divinity. She is also a certified candidate for local pastor. She and her husband Eric have been married since 2009 and currently live in Green. 


Sharon Paige is the Preschool Director/Teacher at Montrose Zion. She has a BS degree in Early Education and Special Education (Learning Behavior Disorders) from the University of Kentucky. Sharon started as the Director/Teacher at Montrose Zion Christian Preschool in 2007 when the Preschool opened. She currently is teaching  the 4 year old class Monday, Wednesday and Friday. She has two children, James and Jennifer.
Cyndi Liming
Cyndi Liming is the Co-Director of Children’s Ministry at Montrose Zion. She is married to Rev. Dr. Bill Liming and is the mother of five children. She has been a middle school teacher since 1997. Cyndi has a bachelors in Education from Hiram College, and a masters in Computer Us-es in Education from Cleveland State University. Cyndi enjoys teaching children about the love of Jesus and how his teachings have impacted her daily life. Cyndi is excited to be a part of Montrose Zion!
Grace Noland is a Co-Leaders of Children’s Ministry at MZUMC. She has been attending MZUMC for the past seven years, and have helped during the 11 o’clock Children’s Church for three of those years. Her and her husband, Walt, are parents to four children and have always had a passion for teaching kids about the world around us. She is very excited to work with Cyndi, and to use the Children’s Ministry to continue engaging kids with God! 


Joe Leaman

Joe Leaman has been the Worship Leader and Music Director at MZUMC since April 2014. He received a bachelor’s degree in Music Performance from the University of Akron, and has been a professional musician and educator for the past several years. In addition to being on staff at MZUMC, Joe is the keyboard specialist for Woodsy’s Music in Kent and Medina, and is an active member of the North East Ohio music scene. Joe and his wife Michelle enjoy their little family of 4, with their 2 dogs Herbie and Ella. 



Katie Constantine


Katie Constantine has been the Office Manageat MZUMC since August 2012. She graduated from The University of Akron with a Bachelor’s degree in Human Resource Management and Associate’s in Business Management. Katie and her husband, Jason, have been married since January 2012; in October 2013 they were blessed with their first child, Isabella Sophia and their second child, Joshua William, in November 2015.
devin-seeJessica Bailey and Devin See are our Nursery Caregivers. Jessica is a nursing assistant with a considerable background in care-giving. She is also currently working on her nursing degree at Cuyahoga Community College. Devin has had experience as a nanny and is currently employed at Almost Mom while working on an Early Childhood Education degree at Stark State College. Both of them have the calm and child-oriented attitude that is perfect in caring for our infants and toddlers.