Meet Our Staff


Rev Zach Bechtold - Pastor

Zach began serving at Grace UMC in July 2020. He has served in the United Methodist Church for the last 18 years. Zach comes to Grace from Choteau, Montana where he served as the pastor of Choteau, Brady, and Dutton UMCs. He is a graduate of the Iliff School of Theology in Denver with a Master of Divinity. He graduated New Mexico State University in Business Administration. Zach and his family, love to be outdoors camping, hiking, and kayaking. If they are not in the wilderness they are likely at a Colorado Rockies game. Pastor Zach has a passion for meeting people where they are, if you would like to meet for a drink, cup of coffee, a meal, a walk, or in your home please don’t be afraid to reach out!

Zach is also the Congregational Resource Minister for the Wyoming District of the Mountain Sky Conference.  That is simply a long title to say he helps resource United Methodist pastors and churches across the great state of Wyoming.  

Zach also is the Co-Host of the Bearded Theologians Podcast.  

Kathy Hoover - Office Administrator 

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