OUR LEADERSHIP TEAM

 
Jason J. Nelson
Senior Pastor
 
Jason J. Nelson is an ordained elder in the Texas Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church. He holds B.A., M.A., M.Ed., and M.Div. degrees from Trinity International University, Trinity Graduate School, Houston Baptist University, and Perkins School of Theology at Southern Methodist University. In the Spring of 2021, Jason was awarded an honorary Doctor of Divinity degree for his service to the Church, commitment to his community, and contribution to the fields of theological and biblical studies. 
 
Jason has served several churches under episcopal appointment: Christ United Methodist Church (Sugar Land, TX), The Woodlands United Methodist Church (The Woodlands, TX), and is currently the lead pastor at Rose Hill United Methodist Church (Tomball, TX).
 
Jason is also a Director on The Woodlands Township Board. As an elected board member, he serves on theAudit Committee, Parks and Recreation Advisory Council, and the Law Enforcement Advisory Council.
 
Before entering full-time Christian ministry, Jason spent seven years in public education as a teacher, Department Head and coach. During his time in public education, Jason initiated after school mentoring programs and raised thousands of dollars for local school libraries through For the Kids Golf Classics. 
 
Jason is also a published author and is regularly invited to speak throughout the country. He is an advocate for education, mental health awareness, breast cancer research, and community/global assistance ministries. 
 
Jason and his family moved to The Woodlands in 2013 and currently reside in the Village of Alden Bridge.
 
Julie Paulick
Associate Pastor
 

Julie holds a Bachelor of Science in Leadership and Ministry from Asbury University, and is currently pursuing her Master of Divinity degree at Southern Methodist University’s Perkins School of Theology in Houston. Julie is working towards ordination as Elder in The United Methodist Church. Julie has a variety of pastoral duties here at RHUMC, but her main focus is family ministry. Julie and her husband Cameron have three children, Clementine, Penelope, and Cameron.

 
Paula Chatman
Pianist
 

Paula has been a pianist/accompanist for many years, serving several churches as well as schools.  She leads Heart to Heart, our women’s Bible study; and serves as a mentor for our MOPS ministry.  She and her husband, Larry, have five adult children and six grandchildren.

 
Kelly Davidson
Office Manager
 

Kelly is married to David and has 3 adult children, Brett, Deana and Hanna. She grew up in Louisiana, but got to Texas as fast as she could! She has worked administratively in public and private schools, the business sector, and churches. She has worked at several churches and held various positions including Interim Youth Director, Administrative Asst in Preschool Department, Assimilations, and Interim Children’s Ministry Director. Her hobbies include reading, looking for treasures  in antique stores, junk shops, and garage sales.