Meet Our Staff


The Reverend Dr.

Ann On-Lin Tang

Reverend Ann On-Lin Tang has been the pastor of Olive Branch since 2017. A Hong Kong native she has a passion for cross-cultural ministry.  She has studied in Hong Kong, Britain and the United States. She earned her Masters of Theological Studies, Masters of Divinity and Doctorate of Theology in Pastoral Leadership degrees at Wesley Theological Seminary. She was a United States Army Chaplain from 1996 to 2016.  She has been a prison Pastor, Hospital Chaplain and regularly volunteers  at the VA Hospital. She is dedicated to meeting the needs of the congregation and continuing Olive Branch's close ties to Salem United Methodist Church.

Lay Leader

C.W. Miller

CW Miller has been a part of the Methodist Church his entire life and joined Olive Branch United Methodist Church at the age of 10. He has been a Lay Leader of Olive Branch for the past 59 years and has served in almost every area of church life during that time. He has been a chairman of the Board, a youth leader, Sunday School teacher, United Methodist Men’s President and current Vice President, along with other various titles and activities. He has a passion for helping people through outreach, fellowship and a joyful welcoming spirit.

Church Secretary

Angelina White

Angelina has served as the church's secretary and administrative assistant since 2017. She is often working on things behind the scenes in the office and loves when members stop by for a chat. She has a passion to serve the Lord through cross denominational ministry.  Earning her Associates of Arts and Sciences at RCC in 2015 along with studying several semesters of college level Graphic Design courses, she uses her skills to help enable the church to explore social media and online outreach. 

Music & Choir Director

Amy Lenderman

Amy Carlton Lenderman has been the director of music for the Salem-Olive Branch Charge since 1999. She has a Bachelor of Music from Longwood University and a Masters in Music Education from Capital University in Columbus Ohio.  She plays the piano and organ and directs the choirs. The choirs meet together and perform together for special services. Amy has been working for the church since she was 17 years old. She has played for Methodist, Baptist and Catholic Churches in her 29 years of Service.