CLERGY

@ Church of the Servant

Dr. Matthew Mitchell

Senior Minister

Dr. Matthew Mitchell spent most of his life in Georgia where he was most recently Lead Pastor of Sugarloaf UMC. Matthew is the husband of Amber and father of four wonderful children.

Matthew was born in Denver, Colorado but grew up in Lilburn, GA where he attended Parkview High School. After high school, Matthew enrolled in LaGrange College in LaGrange, GA where he was the first four-year Letterman of the nationally ranked LaGrange College Men's Golf Team. While at LaGrange, he earned a Bachelors in Business Administration with a management concentration and minor in Latin American Studies. For seminary, Matthew attended the Candler School of Theology at Emory University and finished up his schooling with a Doctorate of Ministry from Columbia Theological Seminary.

Rev. Randy Shrauner

Executive Minister

Rev. Randy Shrauner, Church of the Servant’s Executive Minister, was ordained an Elder in the United Methodist Church in 2008. Born and raised on his family’s farm and ranching operation in Southwest Kansas, Randy invested 20 years following his graduation from Oklahoma State University directing the business. Leaving the ranch behind, he entered Asbury Theological Seminary in the fall of 2001, earning a Master of Divinity in May of 2005. Rev. Shrauner is married, and the Shrauners have 4 grown children.

rev. tim travers

Minister of Congregational Care

Rev. Tim Travers was born and raised in Nebraska, the youngest of 6 children. He attended college at Nebraska Wesleyan University from 1985 to 1989, where he majored in Religion and had minors in Psychology and Sociology/Anthropology. Tim attended seminary from 1990 to 1993 at Iliff School of Theology in Denver, CO, where he earned his Master of Divinity degree. He served churches of various sizes in full-time ministry from 1993-2003 in the Nebraska Annual Conference. He then transferred to the Oklahoma Annual Conference in 2003. He served as the Minister of Congregational Development at Church of the Servant from 2003 to the fall of 2009. Tim is now serving as the Minister of Congregational Care. He is married, and they have 2 children.

Rev. Heather Winner

Associate Minister | Director of Servant Student Ministries

Heather is a graduate from Kennesaw State University in Kennesaw, Georgia with a degree in English Education. She taught high school English for some time prior to her call to full-time ministry. Upon her call to ministry, she attended Candler School of Theology where she graduated with her Masters of Divinity. She has served particularly in youth ministry for over 3 years now as she continues within her ordination process within the United Methodist Church. Heather has a passion for students to know and love God, and she has hopes to witness the spiritual growth of others all the days of her life.

skyler rodriguez

Associate Minister | Assistant Director of Servant Student Ministries

Skyler Rodriguez grew up in Duncan, Oklahoma where he graduated from Duncan High School in 2014. That fall, he moved to Norman to attend the University of Oklahoma. He graduated with a bachelors degree in Communication in May of 2018. During his time at OU, he was deeply invested in the Wesley Foundation on campus where he served as a student leader, worship band member, and full-time staff member for two years after graduating. He currently attends Asbury Theological Seminary where he is pursuing a Master of Divinity degree.