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About Our Pastors…

Rev. Dr. Robin Dease

Rev. Dr. Robin Dease was appointed to St. Andrew By-The-Sea beginning in July of 2021 after serving eight years as the district superintendent of the Hartsville District of the South Carolina Conference.  She began working in ministry in 1992, serving mostly rural churches including 10 years at Wesley UMC on Johns Island. 

Robin has a doctorate in stewardship, seeing stewardship as a part of all elements of life, and was a professor at Claflin University in Orangeburg.

She has been involved in numerous denominational committees and boards and has also been active in other organizations in the communities where she has served, such as the North Charleston Ministerial Alliance, The Hartsville Chamber of Commerce, and the United Way Faith Based Committee, which she chaired. Robin is well-known for her humor, her excellent preaching, her love for all people, and her heart for Christ.

Rev. Daniel S. Burbage

Bluffton Campus Pastor Daniel Burbage was born in Beaufort, S.C., and spent his early childhood in Sheldon, S.C., here in Beaufort County.  He attended Wofford College and graduated in 2000 with a degree in religion and after graduation worked as a youth minister/parish administrator as well as the Christian education director at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church in Columbia, SC.  
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Rev. Frank Lybrand

Rev. Frank Lybrand, “retired” in June 2019 as Senior Pastor of Carteret Street United Methodist Church in Beaufort. In September 2019, he joined St. Andrew as an Associate Pastor, assisting in worship three Sundays each month and works two other days weekly providing congregational care and other support functions of the church. Rev. Lybrand has spent more than 35 years serving churches in the South Carolina Annual Conference and is a wonderful addition to our staff at St. Andrew By-The-Sea. 

Pastor Emeritus
Julius S. Scott, Jr.

Deceased Aug. 1, 2019

St. Andrew Professional & Program Staff

Other staff not pictured:

  • Maxine Todd: Bluffton Nursery