Loudoun Campus Pastor
Jim has been on staff at MBC since May of 1997 and has worked with Young Adults, Young Couples and was the Director of Marriage and Family Ministry. Jim is currently the Campus Pastor of our Loudoun Campus, which began in January of 2008. He received his Masters In Divinity from Denver Seminary with a specialty in Counseling. He has been married to Sharon since 1999, and they have two children. Natalie was born in 2002 and Adam in 2003.
Brian has been a part of McLean Bible Church since accepting Christ during a Frontline service in 2004. He began to serve shortly thereafter and has been involved in many different ministries since then. From mission trips to small groups, and marriage mentoring to evangelism, God has developed in Brian a passion for the life and vitality of the local church. Brian comes to us with a Bachelors degree from George Mason University and a Masters of Theology from Liberty University Seminary. Brian and AnnieLaurie have been married since 2005. The Walters have three children.
Director of Kid's Quest
LeAnne joined the MBC Staff in 1997 to help start Kid's Quest on Saturday evenings. Her passion is to create an engaging environment that is relevant and Christ-centered for every child. LeAnne looks forward to reaching families in Loudoun County for Christ. LeAnne and Joel have been married since 1989, and live in Lansdowne with their two daughters, Kylene and Brianna.
Dave joined the staff of Mclean Bible Church through the Future Leaders Class of 2013. Dave’s passion is seeing adults grow in grace and knowledge of the Lord Jesus Christ and giving Him the glory in all things. He holds a Bachelors degree in Biblical/Theological Studies and Christian Education from Wheaton College. Dave recently completed his M.A. in Christian Apologetics from Biola University. He and Meredith have been married since December, 2011 and have recently relocated to Ashburn from sunny Los Angeles. They are both blessed for the opportunity to serve God in this capacity.
Pastor of The Rock Student Ministries
After growing up in Boston, Donnie came to D.C. four years ago to attend Georgetown University. He entered as a nonbeliever pursuing a career in politics or law. Since accepting Christ during his freshman year, God has led him toward vocational ministry. He became involved with MBC through Frontline Arlington and the Gathering—where he found out about the Future Leaders Program. Although he is an avid sports fan, his greatest passion is growing closer to Christ, particularly by studying His Word. Donnie is the director of The Rock Student Ministries at MBC Loudoun. He is excited to build relationships with students and, by God’s grace, to encourage them as they pursue the Lord.
Associate Director of The Rock Student Ministries
Katherine joined the MBC Staff in 2011 through the Future Leader program after graduating from Cedarville University. She spent her first two years in Northern Virginia as the Campus Director for the Gathering (MBC’s college ministry) at George Mason University in Fairfax. The LORD then led her to become the Associate Director of the Rock at MBC Loudoun. She has a passion for every student in the Rock to have a deep relationship with Jesus that will affect every area of their lives. It is her joy to serve the LORD through serving the Rock students and their families.
Kid's Quest Director of Creative Arts
Elisabeth Gardiner joined the staff of McLean Bible church with the Future Leaders Class of 2007 shortly after graduating from the University of Maryland, College Park. She is passionate about helping children discover and understand the Bible at a young age, and about creating a safe and nurturing environment for them to grow strong relationships with Christ and others. She met her husband, Tim, serving in Kid's Quest, and they welcomed their first child, Aimee, in 2013.
Director of Kid's Quest Discipleship / Training
Sunny Coté has been a part of children's ministry since 2006, where she has served in a variety of roles including, Elementary Coordinator and Director of Training and Development. She is currently serving as the MBC Loudoun Sunday Preschool Coordinator. She is passionate about sharing God’s love with children, encouraging families to live out an everyday faith, and equipping leaders to serve God well. Prior to joining the Kid’s Quest team, Sunny earned an Ed.S., and worked as a school psychologist. She and Max have been married since 2002, and have four children, Georgia, Ella, Hudson and Annie Grace.
Loudoun Access Coordinator
Wendy has been a part of McLean Bible Church since 1998. She made MBC her home because Aaron, her nephew with Downs Syndrome, was accepted and embraced by the church. Wendy is married to Shawn and they have one daughter, Leah. Wendy began serving in Kids Quest during Leah’s early years. Wendy helped with the launch of the Loudoun Campus by being a weekly volunteer teacher for 2 & 3 year olds in Kids Quest. At the same time, she began volunteering with Access Ministry because she has a passion for children with special needs. Wendy became the Loudoun Access Coordinator in September 2009.
Kid's Quest Operations & Volunteer Coordinator
Kathy and her husband, Brian, began attending MBC Loudoun in 2009. Kathy has a Bachelors degree in Business Management from the University of Phoenix. She is honored by the privilege of teaching children about the most important Man they will ever know, to help them build a foundation that will support them through the best and worst of life, and to have an impact that will last into eternity. Brian and Kathy are blessed with three children.
Nursery Toddler Coordinator
Jill and her husband Sean have been attending MBC since 1989. After many years of volunteering in KidsQuest and other ministries, Jill came on staff in 2009 as the Sunday Nursery/Toddler Coordinator. She and Sean have been married since 1989 and have five wonderful children. They love serving the families of Loudoun and reaching God’s precious little ones with the love of Christ.
Kid’s Quest Curriculum & Midweek Coordinator
Pam and her husband Mike have been attending MBC since 2013. Before joining staff in 2015, Pam served as a volunteer in various roles in women's ministry and in Kids Quest. Pam currently serves as the Saturday Night Preschool Coordinator. She and Mike have been married since 2003 and have three children. Pam has a passion for preschoolers and loves to help children understand how much Jesus loves them, helping to grow a foundation for each child to become a life-long Christ follower.
Cheryl and her family moved to Virginia in 2013, visited MBC Loudoun the first weekend they were here, and haven’t left! Cheryl has a bachelor’s degree in Scientific & Technical Communication from the University of Minnesota with graduate coursework in rhetoric and e-learning. She has a passion for communications and all things teaching and learning! Cheryl and her husband, Russ, love taking their 2 sons, David and Jonathan, to waterparks. They, including Cheryl's mom, Annette, happily reside in Leesburg--not far from the waterpark!