Ann Patterson began working as Secretary at First UMC in 1998. Her responsibilities include Volunteer Coordinator, attendance entry and coordinating new visitor contact, scheduling radio broadcasts, baptisms and the creating the Sunday bulletin. Her husband, Mike, is a District Sales Manager for Baldwin Filters and they have three adult sons. Their oldest son, Justin is Principal at Wilcox-Hildreth Public Schools. He and his wife, Audrey, live in Hildreth and have three children, Gavin, Brody and Elin. Jordan is a Chiropractor at Patterson Chiropractic and he and his wife, Katelyn, live in Minden. Jarek is a RN in ICU at CHI Health Good Samaritan in Kearney.