Cathleen Barnette

Cathleen Barnette is a lover of music, a life-long learner and an FUMC member for more than thirty-five years.  For the past 12 years Cathleen has been joyfully singing with the Chancel Choir.  She grew up singing in Lake Highland’s UMC’s children’s choirs, youth choirs, and musicals, playing in church handbell choirs and directing a youth handbell choir.  She is a 26 year seasoned educator holding a BS degree in Elementary Education and an MS in Special Education with a Diagnostician’s Certification. Cathleen met and married her husband Bob at FUMC Dallas 33 years ago. They have two grown sons who are products of the FUMC’s terrific music programs, and she is sharing her love of music and learning while directing the Carol Choir and serving as Children’s Music Facilitator.