The Reverend Dr. Paul H. Saddler, Senior Pastor
The Reverend Dr. Paul H. Saddler is an ordained minister in the United Church of Christ and he holds standing in the order of ministry in the Christian Church Disciples of Christ in the United States and Canada. Dr. Saddler is the 11th Pastor of Twelfth Street Christian Church. He is a graduate of The College of New Rochelle, New York Theological Seminary, Howard University, School of Divinity and Wesley Theological Seminary. He is the former Director of Shaw Community Ministry of the Potomac Association of the United Church of Christ. Dr. Saddler has served as interim pastor at Heritage United Church of Christ in Baltimore, Maryland and Amistad/St Paul United Church of Christ in Lanham, Maryland. Pastor Saddler is a resident of the District of Columbia.
Dr. Vandy L. Miller, Chair of The Board of Elders
Colonel (Retired) Vandy L. Miller, Presiding Elder of Twelfth Street Christian Church, has been a member for over 50 Years. Elder Miller is a native of Bluefield West Virginia. He begin his Federal Service in the US Army in 1954 as a Second Lieutenant and a Distinguished Military Graduate from West Virginia State College (now University), in Institute, WV. He held many positions of increase Technical and Leadership responsibilities. After retiring from the Military in 1978, he then took a job with the U S Nuclear Regulatory Commission as a Branch Chief, retiring for a second time after eighteen with the Civil Service as a Senior Executive Five.
In addition to his full time work for the Federal Government, he has held leadership position in his Church, Fraternity and several Professional Scientific Organizations. He has served with undying dedication, unrelenting commitment and fervent devotion. Elder Miller is an outstanding American, a man of God, a devoted public servant and a family man.