Support Staff-01
Holly Anderson
Administrative Assistant

(252) 937-8254 ext. 238


Holly joined the staff in 2019 and assists Grace Cook and Pastor Charles Taylor in the area of missions as well as Pastor Greg in the area of facilities. She also works as a receptionist.
Holly married her husband, Dylan, in 2018.  
Holly’s life verse is 1 Chronicles 16:23-24, “Sing to the LORD, all the earth; proclaim the good news of His salvation from day to day. Declare His glory among the nations, His wonders among all peoples.”

Tommy Bulluck
Facilities Maintenance Manager
(252) 937-8254   


Tommy joined the staff in 2013 and oversees the day to day maintenance duties of our multi-facility campus.  Tommy has also been the church drummer for our Worship Arts Ministry since 1996.  

Tommy married his wife, Christi, in 1994. They have ten children, Ashton, Ethan, Abigail, Evan, Christian, John William, Nigel, Mary Kate, Hannah Beth, and Evie Grace.
Tommy’s life verse is Proverbs 22:6, “Train up a child in the way he should go, and when he is old, he will not depart from it.”
Libby CavinessLibby Caviness
Food Service Coordinator
(252) 937-8254

Libby joined the staff in 2007 and is responsible for all of the areas that involve food in our church. This would include receptions, dinners, banquets and managing the Lighthouse Café.

Libby married her husband, Dean, in 1998. They have two sons, 
Heath and DJ.
Libby’s life verse is John 4:15, “The woman said to him, ‘Sir, give me this water, so that I will not be thirsty or have to come here to draw water.'”

Grace Cook
Executive Assistant
(252) 937-8254 ext. 224

Grace joined the staff in 2001 and is Pastor Charles Taylor’s assistant in the area of missions.
Grace married her husband, Jim, in 1992. They have one daughter, Vikki.
Grace’s life verse is 2 Timothy 1:7, “For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind.”

Shannon Copenhaver
Director of Special Needs
(252) 937-8254 

Shannon joined the staff in 2019 and assists Pastor Jordan in our Special Needs Ministry.
Shannon married her husband, Paul, in 2009. They have two sons, Luke and Landon. 
Shannon’s life verse is Jeremiah 29:11, “For I know the plans I have for you declares the Lord, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.”
Lisa Edwards
Administrative Assistant
(252) 937-8254 ext. 253
Lisa joined the staff in 2019 and assists Dianna Thorne and Pastor Chris Aiken in the area of outreach. 
Tyler Evans
Technical Assistant
Tyler joined the staff in 2016 and assists Mark Ferrell with IT/Technical work.
Tyler’s life verse is Isaiah 40:13, “but those who hope in the LORD will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles, they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.”

Mark Ferrell
Director of Technical Services
(252) 937-8254 ext. 246

Mark joined the staff in 2003 and is responsible for all the church’s technical needs. This includes IT/Network, Audio Visual, Telephone Service, etc.
Mark married his wife, Michelle, in 1985. They have two daughters, Kristin Taylor (husband Chase) and Bryan Chamblee (husband Justin). They have three grandsons, Easton, Hudson and Mason (with the Lord).
Mark’s life verse is Joshua 1:8, “This book of the law shall not depart from your mouth, but you shall meditate in it day and night, that you may observe to do according to all that is written in it. For then you will make your way prosperous, and then you will have good success.”
Michelle Ferrell
Executive Assistant
(252) 937-8254 ext 230
Michelle Ferrell joined the staff in 2001 and is Senior Pastor, Dr. Michael Cloer’s assistant.
Michelle married her husband, Mark, in 1985. They have two daughters, Kristin Taylor (husband Chase) and Bryan Chamblee (husband Justin). They have three grandsons, Easton, Hudson and Mason (with the Lord).
Michelle’s life verse is Proverbs 3:5-6, “Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge Him, and He shall direct your paths.”


Kathleen French
Administrative Assistant
(252) 937-8254 ext 235
Kathleen French joined the staff in 2017 and assists Pastor Jordan in Children’s Ministry as well as Robin Williams in the Preschool Ministry and Kristin Lee in the Weekday Preschool Program. 
Kathleen’s life verse is Jeremiah 17:7, “Blessed is the man who trusts in the LORD, and whose hope is in the LORD.”
Peggy German
(252) 937-8254
Peggy German joined the staff in 2007 and is one of our receptionists. 
Peggy married her husband, Dave, in 1976. They have four sons and five grandchildren.
Peggy’s life verse is Philippians 1:6, “being confident of this very thing, that He who has begun a good work in you will complete it until the day of Jesus Christ.”
Annie Hughes
Facilities Housekeeping Manager
Annie joined the staff in 2003 and oversees all things related to the upkeep of the church facilities.
Annie is married to the late Mark Hughes. They have four children, Victoria, Ashley, Sam and Jordan as well as one grandson, Kanan. 
Annie’s life verse is Romans 8:31, “What then shall we say, ‘If God is for us, who can be against us?'”
Kristin Lee
Director of Weekday Preschool
Kristin joined the staff in 2003 as the church pianist. In 2012, she became an administrative assistant, and in 2016, she became the Director of Weekday Preschool. She is responsible for overseeing the 9-month, half-day Preschool/Kindergarten program as well as the 12-month, all-day Preschool program.
Kristin has two sons. TJ and his wife Kathryn are the parents of her grandson, Seeley.  Her other son, Nathan is married to his wife, Seandra.
Her life verse is Isaiah 41:13, “For I, the Lord thy God, will hold thy right hand, saying unto thee, ‘Fear not; I will help thee.'”
Pepper Manning
Director of Women’s Ministry
Pepper joined the staff in 2016. She oversees the Women’s Ministry.
Pepper married her husband, Brent, in 2004. They have three children, Eli, Anna Thomas, and Andrew.
Pepper’s life verse is Isaiah 40:31, “But those who wait on the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles, they shall run and not be weary, they shall walk and not faint.”
Kenneth Mullen
Pastoral Care Assistant
Kenneth joined the staff in 2018 and assists in the area of Pastor Care. He is also the administrator for the City of Refuge Foundation.
Kenneth has been married to his wife, Debbie, since 1973. They have two children, Shannon and Travis, and two grandchildren.
Kenneth’s life verse is 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18, “Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, in everything give thanks; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.”
Traci Petteway
Administrative Assistant

(252) 937-8254 ext. 225

Traci joined the staff in 2019 and is Mark Stauffer’s assistant in the area of Worship Arts as well as our pianist. 
Traci married her husband in 2005. They have three children.
Traci’s life verse is Psalm 104:33, “I will sing to the Lord all my life; I will sing praise to my God as long as I live.”
Debbie Rollins 
Administrative Assistant

(252) 937-8254 ext. 229

Debbie joined the staff in 2019 and assists Grace Cook and Pastor Charles Taylor in the area of Pastoral Care and Prayer.
Debbie’s life verse is Psalm 31:15a, “My times are in your hands…”
Joy Scott Financial Assistant
(252) 937-8254 ext. 234
Joy joined the staff in 2016. She previously worked at EBC from 2001-2011. She is the financial assistant for our sister churches, Creekside Fellowship and Victoria en Cristo. 
Joy married her husband, Donnie, in 1974. They have one son, Bradley.
Joy’s life verses are Colossians 1:9-14

Kayla Sullivan

Administrative Assistant
(252) 937-8254 ext. 247

Kayla joined the staff in 2018 and is Pastor Gene Davis’ assistant in the area of Student and College Ministry.
Kayla’s life verse is Galatians 2:20, “I have been crucified with Christ and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. The life I now live in the body, I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me.”

Dianna Thorne
Executive Assistant
(252) 937-8254 ext. 240

Dianna joined the staff in 1995 and assists Pastor Chris in the areas of Discipleship and Outreach as well as Pepper Manning in the area of Women’s Ministry. 
Dianna’s life verse is Philippians 4:6, “Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God.”
Phil Wheeler
Maintenance Assistant & Director of Conquerors Ministry
(252) 937-8254
Phil joined the staff in 2008 and is responsible for assisting Tommy Bulluck in the area of facilities maintenance. He also facilitates the Conquerors Ministry.
Phil is married to his wife, Debbie. They have five children and six grandchildren. 
Phil’s life verse is Matthew 6:33, “Seek ye first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all these things shall be added to you.”

Tiffany Wickstrom

Digital Media Assistant
(252) 937-8254 ext. 238
Tiffany joined the staff in 2011 and assists Mark Ferrell in the area of communications and digital arts.
Tiffany married her husband, Nate, in 2008. They have two sons.
Tiffany’s life verse is 1 Samuel 12:24, “Above all, fear the Lord and worship Him faithfully with all your heart; consider the great things He has done for you.”
Michelle Williams
Financial Administrator
(252) 937-8254 ext. 234
Michelle joined the staff in 2009 and is Pastor Greg O’Neil’s assistant in the area of finances.  
Michelle’s life verse is Romans 8:28, “And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are the called according to His purpose.”
Robin Williams
Preschool Ministry Coordinator
(252) 937-8254 ext. 228
Robin joined the staff in 2016 and is responsible for the EBC Preschool Ministry as well as the Weekday Preschool Finances.
Robin’s life verse is Romans 8:28, “And we know that God causes everything to work together for the good of those who love God and are called according to his purpose for them.”
Royce Williams
Staff Evangelist
Royce joined the staff in 2015 and assists other Pastors in the area of Pastoral Care. 
Royce is married to his wife, Wanda.
Royce has a B.S. in Religious Education from Campbell University (1977). He also attended American Baptist Theological Seminary from 1987-1990. He has his Master of Divinity from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (1991).
Royce’s life verse is 2 Corinthians 5:15, “Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; old things have passed away; behold, all things have become new.”