Shari Dobyns

Assistant Pastor
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Shari Dobyns joined the ARPC staff in the summer of 2017. She is an ordained pastor in the ECO Presbyterian Church with a Master of Divinity from Princeton Theological Seminary.  In addition to leading in worship she is involved with the prayer ministry of the church and helps with visitations.  Shari and her husband, Craig, have three sons and live in Indian Land, SC.  She loves college football, Disney and baking. Shari and her family moved to the Charlotte area in 2016 and feel blessed to be a part of such a caring congregation.



Pam Bryant

Administrative Assistant
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Pam has been a teacher in the ARPC Weekday School for 16 years and a
children’s church teacher in her own church for 20 years. She has a BA in English from UNC-Charlotte. Pam enjoys spending time with her two grown boys.


Tim Brown

Music Director/Organist

Mr. Timothy D. Brown has been an organist and pianist in churches since 1977. Albemarle Road Presbyterian Church is very grateful for the music ministry of Tim. He received a Bachelor of Music Degree from Queens University and a Masters in Business from Wingate University. Tim and his wife, Becky, have three sons and live in Mint Hill. Tim and Becky have been involved in the life and ministry of ARPC for over thirty years.

Marcia Chumas

Multi-Media Coordinator
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me 2Mrs. Marcia Chumas joined the ARPC staff in 2015 as Multi-Media Coordinator. She received her Bachelor of Science Degree and Master’s in Mathematics Education from UNC-Charlotte. She and her husband, John, have three children. She joined ARPC with her parents over thirty years ago and  returned in 2014 with her husband and son to become covenant partners at ARPC. Marcia is a member of the Praise Team and enjoys singing with the choir.

Nancy Parker

Weekday School Director

weekday school pictureMrs. Nancy Parker has been Director of the Albemarle Road Presbyterian Weekday School since August 1987. She has been with the Weekday School since December 1979. Nancy loves working with children. She grew up in Concord, NC and has an Associate of Science Degree from Lees-McRae College and a Bachelor Degree in Biology from UNC-Charlotte. Nancy and her husband Art have three grown children and five grandchildren