Mike Holder

Mike Holder

Mike came to Brevard in July 2012 after serving as Senior Pastor at First United Methodist Church- Asheboro for ten years. He is a native of...

Lauren Sims-Salata

Lauren Sims-Salata

Lauren Sims-Salata, though a self-declared North Carolinian for life, was born and raised in Springfield, IL. She...

Jamie Lancaster

Jamie Lancaster

As Administrative Assistant, Jamie Lancaster works closely with the pastors, staff, and general church membership. She...

Mieke Benepe

Mieke Benepe

Mieke is the Director of the Weekday Children’s Program which includes the school year half-day program as well as the summer minicamp for...

Rivers Smith

Rivers Smith grew up in King’s Mountain, North Carolina. He attended Appalachian State University on a Teaching Fellows and Music Scholarship, and then graduated from the University of North Carolina Charlotte in 1996. He has taught in Henderson and Transylvania Counties. In Transylvania County he began teaching at Brevard Academy

Gail Climer

A native of Western NC, Gail grew up in Hendersonville, graduated from ASU, and has lived in Brevard for 30+ years. She & husband, Don, raised...

Kimberlee Dodson

As Director of Christian Education, Kim has the general pastoral oversight of programs for children K-5 and adults. In 2006 Kim started her second...

Timothy Shepard

As Director of Music and Organist, Tim oversees the music program of the church. This includes the adult, youth, and children’s choirs, and handbell...