Meet our leadership
Say hello to the leadership team at Pathway Church.
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Mike Phillips - Senior Pastor
Mike Phillips has been serving as the Senior Pastor since 2010. In addition to having 15+ years of Pastoral Ministry experience, he managed and owned his own businesses for over 30 years. Mike is passionate about spreading the gospel and helping other churches do the same, because of this he birthed Vital Church Network which allows him and our Executive Pastors pour into other pastors. He and his wife; Lori, have been married for 30+ years, share 3 daughters, and 6 grandchildren.
Rich Hooper - Elder and Senior Executive Pastor
Rich Hooper joined the Pathway Church leadership team in 2017. He has worked in Pastoral Ministry for over 30 years and is an Elder and on the Executive Team at Pathway Church. Rich enjoys spending time with his wife, Tanya, along with the rest of his family and listening/playing music.
Mark Pearce - Elder
Will Hembree - Elder and Finance Director
Will Hembree joined the Pathway Church leadership team in 2013. Will and his wife Theresa have been attending Pathway Church since 2010. Will was formerly in Airforce
Kim Alkins - Next Steps Pastor
Kim Alkins joined the Pathway Church leadership team in 2017 as the pastor of children's ministry. Kim is married to her husband, David. Kim loves cooking and four-wheeling.
Sarah Rodriguez - Pathway Kids Pastor
Sarah Rodriguez joined the Pathway Church leadership team in 2019 as the Pathway Kids Coordinator and is now the Pathway Kids Pastor. Sarah is married to Carlos and is the mother of Allie, Alex, Carlos, and Aubree. In her free time, Sarah spends time with her family, attends worship events, and loves to find new foods to eat!
Darin Pearce - Worship Pastor
Darin Pearce joined the Pathway Church leadership team in 2020 as the Worship Pastor. Darin is married to his wife, Racheal. Darin loves playing with his 3 boys and playing softball on the weekends.
Brandon Wilson - Youth Pastor
Brandon Wilson joined the Pathway Church leadership team in 2016. Brandon is married to his wife, Jordan. Brandon enjoys gaming and guitar.
Marcus Hooper - Online Campus and Video Production Director
Marcus Hooper joined the Pathway Church leadership team in 2020. Marcus is married to his wife, Amy. Marcus loves watching movies and shooting video.
Anna Washam - Executive Administrative Assistant
Anna Washam joined the Pathway Church leadership team in 2011. Anna is married to her husband, Andy. Anna loves coffee and Netflix.
Jordan Wilson - Marketing and Communications Director
Jordan Wilson joined the Pathway Church leadership team in 2019. Prior to joining the team, Jordan served in multiple areas of ministry at Pathway Church since 2012. Jordan also serves along side her husband, Brandon, leading the Youth Ministry. In her free time, Jordan loves photography, binge watching T.V. shows, and playing with her son, Levi.
Frank Delorantis - Care Coordinator
Frank Delorantis joined the Pathway Church leadership team in 2020. Will is married to his wife, Candy. Frank enjoys cars and helping others.
Lindsay Varvil - Groups Coordinator
Lindsay Varvil joined the Pathway Church Leadership Team in 2020 and has been attending Pathway Church since 2016. Lindsay served as a Pathway Intern working in areas such as Guest Services and Youth but found her passion with Groups Ministry. Outside of work, Lindsay enjoys going to the gym and working out with her husband, Logan.