De De coordinates various programs of the church including children’s ministry, mission opportunities, study groups, all-church events, music and whatever needs to be done.
Before moving to Arizona in 1997, De De was a special education teacher. She has always been very active in the United Methodist directing and singing in choirs, playing the organ and piano for services, teaching Bible studies, organizing mission trips, and serving on many boards and committees.
When she is not working at The Fountains, De De teaches piano to children and adults. She also enjoys hiking, golfing bicycling, swimming, and reading.
De De and her husband, Craig, reside in Fountain Hills. De De’s son, Derek, lives in Scottsdale and runs the PowerPoint for the traditional service.