Roger Vest

Membership Committee Chair

Pastor Roger Vest has served as the lead Pastor at Powder Springs First United Methodist Church for 8 years and has served as United Methodist pastor for 30 years. He is married to Bonnie (middle school reading teacher) and has two adult children.

Roger is from Jonesboro, Georgia originally, received his undergraduate degree from Berry College and his master’s degree from Duke University. He also did some doctoral studies at Garrett Theological Seminary at Northwestern University.

Roger has served the non-profit community in multiple roles over the past 30 years across Georgia including serving as the chairman of the board for Columbia County Family Connection; Murray County Family Connection and the Cobb Collaborative.

Roger fervently believes in the power of collaboration and is constantly seeking partnerships that build up the community.