Bil Shappell
Organist
Hometown: Baltimore, Maryland – go Orioles!
 
Family Info: Perpetually single and not for lack of trying.
 
When did you join the staff at Aldersgate? July 2010.
 
What did you do before Aldersgate? Contemporary worship team leader and multimedia director for a Lutheran church for eight years, music director/organist for several UMCs for seven years before that.
 
What do you do for fun? White water rafting (rarely), swimming (occasionally), listening to ASMR (frequently), sponsor ten kids in six countries joyfully.
 
Favorite books? Philippians, The Prophet, The Remains of the Day, suspense/thriller mysteries, anything by John Steinbeck or Tami Hoag.
 
Who has influenced you the most in ministry/life? My mother, Audrey and my friend, Patty Hutton.