Mark joined the Central staff in 2011. He is a graduate of Johnson University in Knoxville, Tennessee. He is heavily involved in community organizations like Rotary and Bristol Faith in Action. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time on the golf course and being with his family. You can reach Mark at email@example.com.
Kris joined Central's staff as a part-time Music Director in 2011. He was hired in 2013 as the Minister of Worship and Outreach. He is a graduate of King University in Bristol. Kris leads music in both services including the band in the contemporary service and the choir in the traditional service. In his spare time, Kris enjoys coaching youth baseball in our community. He and his wife, Cooper, got married in July of 2017. They will welcome their first child, Mason, this fall. You can reach Kris at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Matt, his wife (Kori), and daughter (Elliana) joined the CCC family in December 2018. Matt came on as the Minister of Youth and Connection. He graduated from Florida Christian College (now Johnson University FL) as well as Lincoln Christian University. Matt loves discipleship. Discipleship for himself, his family, students, and the church as whole. Staples for Matt include coffee, board games, being active, movies/TV shows, deep conversations, car work, learning how to do woodwork. You can reach Matt at email@example.com.
Stephanie is the mother of five beautiful children, is married to Scott Boyles, and has served Central as its Children's Minister since December 2009. She is committed to creating a ministry structure that will engage both children and their families in discipleship. Her greatest ministry desire is making learning the Bible fun for children, focusing on their learning styles and giving them opportunities to understand and apply the Scriptures for themselves. Her hobbies include reading, gardening, and sewing. You can reach Stephanie at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bob has been a member of Central for over 65 years. He has served as Sunday School teacher, Deacon, Elder, House and Grounds Chairman, and has been Facilities Administrator for several years. He enjoys working with friends on projects at Central. Bob is a member of our choir and is also involved in working the sound system. You can reach Bob at email@example.com.
Have a question? Lisa is probably the person you need to talk with first. If she can't assist you, she will most definitely direct you to the right person. Lisa keeps the church office running smoothly and provides support to the church staff and members. She worked at Central from 1999-2003 and returned in 2008 to continue in her current role as Office Manager. She loves to travel and spend time with her family. You can reach Lisa at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Donna has been a member of Central Christian Church for over 25 years. She is married to Rick and is the mother of two sons, and a new grandmother to a precious grandson. She enjoys spending time with her family, camping, hiking, photography, and taking daily walks. You can reach Donna at email@example.com.
Born in Chicago and raised in England and The Tidewater area, Patti has been the organist, keyboardist, and accompanist for Central since 2012. She studied with Clifford Herzer, student of the Levines of the Julliard School of Music. Patti has recorded two original Christian CD's and also performs for several Tri-Cities events including the Symphony Ball, Christian Women's Connection, Kingsport's Liberty Celebration, and several other functions. You can reach Patti at firstname.lastname@example.org.