Our Staff


Anne Marie
Atkins

Grants & Foundations Director

Laura
Bean-Allen

Calling & Career Center Coordinator

Matthew
Best

 

Calling & Career Ministry Director - East/South/Lonsdale

Quinn
Cannington

 

Gym Sports Ministry Manager

Cory
Carmichael

JustLead Ministry Director - Emerald Ave. UMC

Kaylin
Chesney

 

Sports & Recreation Ministry Director - East

Lynn
Clemons

 

Sports & Recreation Ministry Director - Lonsdale

Eni
Coker

JustLead Youth Ministry Coordinator - Lonsdale

Mikah
Cole

JustLead Children's Ministry Coordinator - Second UMC

Cesar
Correa

 

North Area JustLead Director

Marion
Corum

 

Communications Specialist

John
Crooks

Director of Communications (Media Contact)

Janddirah
DaSilva

JustLead Children's Ministry Coordinator - Laurel Church of Christ

Thomas Davis, 
Jr.

Urban Youth Worker, Lonsdale (Interim Children’s Coordinator)

Rachel
Davis

Human Resources Program Director

Matt
Deen

JustLead Ministry Director - Laurel Church of Christ

Steve
Diggs

President & CEO
 

Tommy
Drinnen

JustLead Ministry Director - Hope Central

Kevin
DuBose

Director of Area Ministries - Lonsdale

Mary Kay
Emge

Assistant to the President & CEO

Jean “JB” 
Faton

Urban Youth Worker - Mount Zion Baptist

Pat
Fearnow

Receptionist

Margaret
Fuson

Controller

Kyle
Hale

Facilities Specialist

Tyler
Hardin

Sports & Recreation Ministry Coordinator - North

Greer
Harvey

 

Children's Ministry Director - Western Heights Baptist Center

Andrew
Holcomb

JustLead Youth Ministry Coordinator - Emerald Ave. UMC

Hannah
Hopper

Chief of Staff

Rachel
Hopper

JustLead Ministry Director - Second UMC

Cedric
Jackson

Stewardship Officer

Jovette
Johnson

JustLead Children's Ministry Coordinator - North Knoxville Baptist

Marlena
Jones

Controller

Derrick
Long

Soccer & Field Sports Ministry Manager

Haylee
Marshall

 

VP of Advancement

Shantary
Matthews

JustLead Children's Ministry Coordinator - Emerald Ave. UMC

Jessica McCammon

JustLead Children's & Youth Ministry Coordinator - The Restoration House

Lindsay
McNeely

Curriculum Manager

Ron
McPherson

Chief Financial Officer

Sanford
Miller

Corporate Partnerships Officer

Terjuna
Minor-Faton

JustLead Children's Ministry Coordinator - Mount Zion Baptist

Keightly
Moody

 

Calling & Career Ministry Director - North

Ivory
Patten

 

Director of Emerald Youth University

Clark
Reyes

 

Sports & Recreation Ministry Director - South

Olivia
Riggins

Calling & Career Ministry Director - Lonsdale

Christopher
Rivera

Digital Marketing Specialist

Marlee
Sanders

Aquatics Ministry Director

Adelmo Santos, 
Jr.

 

Soccer Ministry Coordinator

Tracy
Schofield

Accountant

Shara
Shoup

Chief Operating Officer

Tracy
Smith

 

Data Infrastructure Manager

Kent
Stanger

Director of Area Ministries - North

Kayleen
Weaver

Talent Recruiter

Christopher
Webb

Facilities Coordinator - North

David
Wells

VP of Administration

Kevin
Wilson

Accountant

Rebecca
Woodall-Winton

 

JustLead Children's Ministry Coordinator - Laurel Church of Christ

Nathan
Woods

IT Technician

Susie
Worley

Program Assistant

Katie
Wright

 

Donor Relations Coordinator

Erin
Wright

Campus & Network Activities Coordinator

Sam
Wright

Facilities Coordinator

 
 

 

In Memory Of

 

Dwayne
Sanders

 

Always part of the Emerald Youth & FCA team