Meet Our Staff
The Rev. Magrey deVega
The Rev. Magrey deVega assumed his role as Senior Pastor at Hyde Park United Methodist in July 2015, a homecoming celebration of sorts, as he had served as Associate Pastor at Hyde Park from 2000 to 2007. He grew up in the Tampa Bay area and received his bachelor’s degree from Eckerd College before going on to earn a Master of Divinity degree from United Theological Seminary of Dayton, Ohio. From 2007 to 2015, he served as pastor of St. Paul’s United Methodist Church in Cherokee, Iowa. He has two daughters, Grace and Madelyn.
Peggy Hisey comes to us from Canton, Illinois where she started serving in local churches beginning in 2002. In 2014, she served in the Illinois Great Rivers Conference as the Associate Coordinator of Congregational Development. Peggy has been married to Tim for 29 years. They have two adult children. Peggy is a native Floridian and was raised in Fort Myers where her extended family still resides.