OUR AWESOME TEAM

Get to know the Fargo First UMC staff


Ryan Mutzenberger

Pastor Ryan serves as our Lead Pastor!  He loves teaching the Bible and helping others use their God-given gifts to serve in our community.  He is married to his wonderful wife Kris and they have 2 great kids!  Pastor Ryan loves sports, cheering on the MN Twins, NDSU Bison and he enjoys cooking.

Daisy Trautman

Daisy serves as our Office Manager. 

Daisy is married to her wonderful husband Glenn Trautman II. They have 4 amazing children! Daisy enjoys attendeing her children's activities, helping with their auction business, going to the lakes, traveling and attending live MN Twins games whenever possible. 

Chuck Belzer

Pastor Chuck has served as our part-time Visitation Pastor for 30+ years.  He visits primarily the older generation and preaches numerous chapel services in the community.  He is married to Kaye and their children all have families of their own.

John Roberts

Pastor John has served as the pastor of Recovery Worship for 8+ years in the Fargo-Moorhead area.  He is husband to Anne, father & step-father to 5 and grandfather to 10.  John enjoys wood working, gardening and camping.

Jim Coyne

Jim has been our Facility Manager for 12 years.  He not only cares for our building and property, but also cares for all who enter and participate in our ministries.  Jim enjoys cooking and gardening with his significant other and has a grown daughter.  He also loves cheering on various sports teams, especially, the Boston Red Sox!