nancy G. Reiser, minister of music and worship
Nancy joined the staff of Belle Meade UMC in January of 2016 as Interim Minister of Music and Worship. She officially became the Minister of Music and Worship in June of 2016. A native of Jacksonville, Florida, she received the Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of the South, and the Master of Music degree from the Cleveland Institute of Music. Before attending graduate school, Nancy was the Music Intern at West End United Methodist Church in Nashville. She has served as Organist- Choirmaster of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in Jacksonville, FL, All Saints’ Episcopal Church in Austin, TX, and St. George’s Episcopal Church in Nashville. She has been on the faculty of several national conferences for Church Music, Organ Pedagogy, and Liturgy. The granddaughter of a Lutheran pastor, Nancy finds a particular affinity with the power of hymns and the corporate nature of worship.