Rev. Todd Owen began his appointment to Holmes Street UMC in June 2014.
Raised in Huntsville, AL, Todd graduated from Johnson High School in 1986. Todd attended Auburn University, where he met his wife, Marsha, and served as worship leader at the Auburn Wesley Foundation. He received a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering degree from Auburn University in 1991. After working for 2 1/2 years in the missile defense industry in Huntsville, Todd felt a call to ministry. He began his full-time ministry work as Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministries at Prattville FUMC in May 1994. In September of 1996, Todd was hired by Asbury United Methodist Church in Madison, AL as the Director of Youth Ministries. In 1998, he began the steps into ministry in the United Methodist Church. In 2000, Todd was licensed as a Student Local Pastor in the North Alabama Conference, and was moved to a new position at Asbury UMC as an Associate Pastor for Young Adults and Singles. In 2003, Todd and his family moved to Frankfort, KY, where he served Frankfort FUMC as Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministries while finishing his seminary degree. Todd received a Master of Divinity degree from Asbury Theological Seminary in 2005. In June 2005, Todd was commissioned as a Probationary Elder and was appointed to Aldersgate UMC in Huntsville, AL as the Associate Pastor. In June 2008, Todd was ordained as a Full Elder. In 2014, he was appointed to Holmes Street as Senior Pastor.
Todd has served on the United Counseling Board (2010 - Present), and District Committee on Ministry (2013-Present), as well as on many Emmaus and Chrysalis teams. Todd is an Early Response Team trainer, and loves doing mission work.
Todd is married to Marsha Owen. They have two daughters, Victoria and Ashtyn. Todd loves all things outdoor, and is very adventurous. Todd's greatest passion outside of ministry is soccer, and can at times be found out in the community refereeing youth and adult soccer matches or watching Ashtyn play soccer.
Contact Todd by email here
or by calling the church office at 256-534-0292.