Prince William Campus Pastor
Todd was born in Texas and raised in Missouri. It was in the Ozarks that Todd fell in love with the great outdoors. He met his wife Nancy, at Southwest Baptist University their freshman year. Although he felt called to full-time ministry, current events led him to join the United States Navy in 1987. Over the next 26 years, Todd served in the military and in his local churches. God blessed Todd and Nancy with three kids along the way, Brock, Erica and Gabrielle. They have lived in Virginia, Texas, California and Alaska. Todd’s passion continues to be centered on God’s Word, helping others and spending time in God’s creation.
Gavin started working for MBC Prince William in September 2014. Gavin has a Business Marketing degree from Liberty University. Gavin has served in ministry at many churches in the Lynchburg area including Thomas Road Baptist Church, Salem Baptist Church and the ROC Church. In addition, Gavin is a solo recording artist, songwriter and producer. In 2011, Gavin released “Your Way” and in 2007, “I’ll Be Your Minister,” both of which are full-length studio records. His Christmas EP, “Joy” was released in 2012. Through all of Gavin’s experiences, God created a desire in Gavin to lead people to Him, worshiping God in spirit and in truth, with the understanding that we are absolutely nothing without Him! In creating that desire, God graciously gave Gavin the desire of his heart. Seeing people worship the Lord freely and having experiences with His presence is what he loves about this ministry. Gavin and his wife, Talya live in Manassas with their three children Kyrah, Ariel and Gavin, Jr.
Director of Kid's Quest
Mary began working at MBC in May 1996. She received a BS in Home Economics Education from Messiah College. Mary’s ministry experience before becoming the Kid’s Quest Director at MBC PW includes being a small group leader, junior high ministry volunteer, children’s church leader, Sunday School teacher, and volunteer coordinator for preschool through 1st grade. Because of how Mary has seen God work in her own life as a child, she is passionate about seeing children begin to understand who God is and how much He loves them. Mary loves seeing how God changes each one of us, children and adults, through His word, through godly relationships and through serving Him. Mary and her husband, David have lived in the same house in Herndon for 28 years! They have three living daughters who are married to godly men, seven delightful grandchildren and a dear son in Heaven.
Keith started on staff with MBC in May 2008. He graduated from Columbia International University with Youth Ministry and Bible Majors and an Outdoor Leadership Minor, and has a Masters of Arts in Christian Leadership from Dallas Theological Seminary. He serves on the Board of Directors for EDGE Clubs, a public school outreach parachurch organization whose mission is to “Connect students to Jesus and to the local church.” Keith also serves on the Board of Directors for The Collision Project, which aids churches in developing sustainable discipleship models in student ministry to train up the next generation of world changers. Before coming on staff, Keith served in ministry as a youth pastor in South Carolina and Virginia for a total of four years. Keith is married to his high school sweetheart, Caroline, and they have two rambunctious boys named Hudson and Graham.
Executive Campus Director
Caroline started on staff with MBC in October 2009. Caroline has a BS in Health, Fitness and Recreational Resources with a concentration in Tourism and Events Management. Before coming on staff at MBC, Caroline had a career as an event planner for an association. Caroline, being a native of Prince William County, felt the call to ministry when the Prince William campus began a Young Adult Ministry called Frontline. Although the Lord had plans for Caroline at the Tysons campus first, she eventually came to MBC PW in July 2011 as the Director of Women’s Ministry and Sunday Teams for Frontline. Caroline has a passion for using her gifts in conjunction with others in the body of Christ to fulfill His purposes. Caroline also loves to see the Lord use her in ways she never thought possible. Caroline and her high school sweetheart Keith live in Gainesville, and they have two children, Hudson and Graham.
Kid's Quest Operations and Outreach Coordinator
Bonnie started with MBC Prince William in June 2010. Bonnie holds degrees in Biology and Physical Therapy from the University of Delaware. Prior to coming on staff, Bonnie spent five years as a Physical Therapist and nine years as a stay-at-home-mom. During those years, the Lord led Bonnie to numerous volunteer administrative and leadership positions in the churches she attended with her family. After moving to Virginia in 2009, the Lord opened the door to a staff position at MBC Prince William as the Kid’s Quest Operations Coordinator. This position combines her passion for working with children with her administrative and organizational gifts. Bonnie and her husband, Keith, live in Haymarket with their two children and one spoiled Betta fish.
Preschool Coordinator, Kid's Quest
Angela first came on staff with MBC in September 2005. Serving with the little ones of God’s Kingdom has always been a strong passion for Angela and one God used in calling her into children’s ministry. After working with the young families within the Frontline Young Adult Community at the Tysons Campus, Angela eventually transitioned to the launch team of the Prince William Campus. As the Preschool and Childcare Coordinator, one of her greatest joys and privileges is to teach this next generation about God’s love and truth. Angela and her daughter Kaitlyn live in Haymarket, while her grown son Anthony lives in Bristow.
Christy has been PW Campus Awana Commander since 2012. After serving with kids in our Tysons campus' Awana program for several years and in PW Kid's Quest Sunday mornings, she helped to found the Prince William campus club in 2012 and has been one of its commanders since. A military brat, Christy earned her bachelor's degree from Mary Washington College; she worked in the U.S. and Germany in human resources and recruiting before meeting her husband Chris and settling down in Virginia. She is now recruiting kids for Jesus Christ, loves discipling kids and motivating them along with their families to learn to know and love God through His Word. She loves to memorize Scripture with her own kids, Isabel and Austin.
Elementary K-3 Coordinator, Kid's Quest
Cody started on staff with MBC in July 2014. Cody has a BS in Justice Studies and a BA in Psychology. She moved to the DC area from Phoenix, AZ in June 2009 to work for the FBI; however, she quickly realized that was not God's calling for her. She ended up leaving her job in 2011 to get her Master's in Secondary Special Education and Transition Services from The George Washington University. In the first year of her Master's program, Cody met and married her husband, Mike. Cody taught in Maryland until the premature birth of her daughter, Ezra Grace, in 2013 and was a stay-at-home mom for 8 months. Cody heard about a part-time job opening in Kid's Quest at MBC PW from a friend and knew right away that was where God wanted her. She loves that she is able to work alongside others to further God's kingdom through the children in Kid's Quest. Cody is always amazed looking back and seeing how God met her every step of the way, how He has provided for her and her family. Cody lives with her husband and daughter in Gainesville and looks forward to how God will continue to grow her faith in Him.
Kayla has been involved with Access Ministry since the summer of 2010. Prior to joining staff, she worked with Soaring Over Seven (SOS) Summer Camp as well as Tysons and PW Breakaway respite events. Kayla joined MBC staff as a Coordinator for Kid’s Quest Tysons in September 2012 and in August 2013 she transitioned to Access staff. She has a BA in Sociology with a concentration in Relational Counseling and minors in Community Development & Missions. Her senior capstone was written on The Need for Respite: Special Needs and the Church’s Response. She has always felt called to ministry and through her experiences God has given her a passion for special needs ministry. As a native of Prince William County, she is excited to be part of the PW staff and serve the community where she grew up.
Prince William ADDP Coordinator
Julia joined the Access Ministry team in January 2016. She worked as a music therapist for children with autism and volunteered with her church in Minnesota’s disability ministry for many years. She has felt called to ministry to people with disabilities for a long time which led her to quit her job in Minnesota and join the staff at McLean Bible Church. She started the Adults with Disabilities Day Program at the Prince William campus in August 2016. Julia has a BM in Music Therapy from the University of Minnesota and has completed the JAF Beyond Suffering training. She has led special needs mission’s trips with Joni and Friends to China, Haiti, Dominican Republic and Uganda. Julia is thrilled to be a part of the team at MBC Prince William, serving God by serving others.