Rev. Burns is the pastor for Manchester United Methodist Church and has served the congregation since 2017 after receiving his Master of Divinity from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas. With the church, Dillon is passionate about nurturing individual faith and being engaged in works of service.

He’s on the Board of Directors for the Manchester Community Resource Center, the faith community liaison to the Manchester SRSLY Coalition, and serves within the Michigan Conference of the United Methodist Church on the Communications Commission and a district Lay Servant Committee.

Dillon strives to be active in the Manchester community by volunteering with the elementary school, attending student sporting events and music performances, and participating in many of the local events and activities. He loves to cook with fresh ingredients and spend time outside biking and running.