Barbara Jones

Director of Music Ministries

Barbara is a local Concord High School graduate and received a Bachelor of Music degree in Music Therapy from Western Michigan University.  Upon graduation from college she immediately began serving as a choir director at First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) from 1981-1997 and then at Chester Bethel United Methodist Church from 1997-2000. 

She began her ministry at Hockessin in July, 2003.  She has also worked “real jobs” as a music therapist in the fields of psychiatry and addictions and served as Director of Volunteer Services at the Mary Campbell Center and directed the high school choir at St. Elizabeth’s High School from 1994-2003.

She currently serves as the choir director for the K-12 choirs at HUMC and directs the handbell choir.  She loves all styles of music and is passionate about striving to bring her best to God through her ministry with HUMC members and friends.  If you feel the same, join her in the music room!