Rev. Howard Dudley, Pastor & Head of Staff

Howard Dudley has served as the pastor of First Presbyterian Church of Dunn since August of 2016. He's a lifelong Presbyterian and native North Carolinian, a graduate of East Carolina University in Greenville, NC and Union Presbyterian Seminary in Richmond, VA.

Howard came to First Presbyterian Church after serving as a pastor in Mississippi as a campus minister at the University of Mississippi in Oxford, MS. He is a guitarist and singer, and has frequently served as a worship leader at youth conferences and retreats, including the Montreat Youth Conference, Montreat Middle School Conference and the Massanetta Springs Middle School Conference. 

Howard is married to Rev. Meg Lindsay Dudley, who serves as the pastor of Bluff Presbyterian Church in Wade, NC, which is mother church of First Presbyterian of Dunn. They have one daughter, Lindsay, and are expecting their second child this coming July.