Chip Freed

Garfield Memorial

Chip Freed was the CEO/President of Mahoning Municipal Products prior to full-time ministry. Since 2004, he has served as the Lead Pastor at Garfield Memorial (UMC) in Cleveland, OH. Under his leadership, Garfield’s membership has increased significantly. The church has added a second campus and in so doing became the first multi-site ministry and live video venue in the UMC’s East Ohio Conference. Today, Garfield is one of the Midwest’s most multiethnic and economically diverse churches, and Chip is an active advocate speaking at conferences and coaching pastors. He is currently writing a book entitled, Two Segregated Souls Never Meet God.