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Pastor Brandon

Pastor Brandon is a graduate of James Madison University (B.A.) and Duke University (M.Div.).

On his weekends, he loves going to the candy shop with his wife LeeAnn and his daughters Emma & Aubrey, reading, and playing the occasional video game.

One thing you might not know just by looking at him is that he has several songs on iTunes (check out "Chasing Cars" by "Something Borrowed, Something Blue").

Finally, if he was down to his last meal on earth, he would make sure to have the sharpest slice of cheddar cheese he could find!

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Holly Winebrenner
Office Administrator

Holly is a graduate of Northern Virginia Community College.

On her days off, she enjoys spending time with her wonderful husband, Mark, and her daughters. Megan and Erin.  She also enjoys going out to eat or eating at the homes of friends - wherever she doesn't have to cook :-D

Just by looking at her, most people wouldn't know that she grew up in Ft. Myers, FL and was a year-round swimmer.  Her nickname growing up was "Little Fish."

If she only had one last meal to eat, it would be steak, baked potato, and salad.

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Debbie Andrews
Director of Children's Ministry

Debbie is a graduate of Agnes Scott College (B.A.), Georgia State University (M.Ed.) and Regent University (M.A.).

Her favorite things to do are to spend time with family and friends, read, take walks, and explore thrift stores.

Something you might not know just by looking at her is that she loves to travel and she drove cross country a couple of years ago. 

Finally, if she was down to her last meal on earth, she would definitely have home baked bread and ice cream!

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Jana Kuenzli
Director of Worship Ministry

Jana is a graduate of Old Dominion University.

In her free time, she enjoys a nice day at the beach (when the weather is good), and spending time with her family and wonderful husband.

You might not know it by looking at her, but she is a bit of a daredevil.

If she could only have one last meal, it would be beef tenderloin, medium rare, with bernaise sauce and asparagus.

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Marlene Passarelli
Director of Youth Ministry

Marlene is a graduate of James Madison University and majored in Communication Arts - Radio/TV/Film.

When she's not working she enjoys hanging out with her awesome hubby, Chuck, her daughters, Jessica and Emily, and their spouses Nathan and Kyle, and her grandson, Henry, the funniest boy in the world.

Something you might not know about her is that before Youth Ministry she worked for 15 years in advertising.

And if she had only one meal left, she would definitely choose dark chocolate and sweet tea. 

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Diane Sterling
Director of Adult Ministries

Diane grew up in southwestern Pennysylvania. Upon graduation from high school, she began a banking career which brought her to Virginia Beach in 1973. 

After 20 yrs in the banking industry she switched gears and worked at a nearby preschool for about 15 yrs. 

In her spare time she loves to garden and enjoy the outdoors with her family and friends. She also loves to travel, especially to the sunny Caribbean. 

One think you might not know is that she hates scary movies, and doesn't like to be afraid.

Finally, if she only had one last meal, it would have to be veal marsala.

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Ryan Jefferson

Ryan is a graduate of Old Dominion University.

In his free time, he enjoyed completing projects around the house, gardening and doing yard work, playing golf, and spending time with his family.

You might not know it by looking at him, but he enjoys reading biographies of presidents and historical figures, and reading about personal finance, investment, and retirement.  He does not read fiction.

If he could only have one last meal on earth, it would be grilled filet mignon, fried shrimp, creamy mashed potatoes, asparagus, and his wife Michelle's Lemon Lush Dessert.

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Kim Brown
Church Sexton

Kim Graduated from James Madison University while trying to be a career student.

When he isn't working, he enjoys relaxing with his family and friends.

One thing you might know know by looking at him is that he played Little Manteo in a production of The Lost Colony when he was 5 years old.

If he could only have one more meal, it would be a ribeye steak, medium rare, a Butterfinger bar, and an ice-cold Diet Coke.

Susie a native of Virginia Beach and has lived here all my life. 

Some of her favorite things to do are spending time with her family, cooking and dancing. 

Something you might not know about her by looking at her is that she is deathly afraid of heights. 

If she only had one meal left to eat it would be Stienhilber's fried shrimp, baked potato, collards and hushpuppies. 

Susie Tucker
Church Treasurer

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