Church Staff

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  • Dr. Rick Byrd

    senior pastor

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    Pastor Rick is an expository preacher. He usually preaches through whole books of the Bible. Rick has led Cornerstone to be very active in missions while also serving the International Mission Board as a trustee.

  • DAVE Tomasek

    worship and senior adults pastor

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    "I will praise the Lord all my life, I will sing praises to my God as long as I live.” Since answering the call to music ministry 41 years ago, Dave has served 4 congregations in Texas, Florida, West Virginia and North Carolina.

  • Hannah spear


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    Hannah desires to partner with your family in leading your child to Christ, equipping your child to be a faithful follower of Jesus, and teaching your child to share with others how to do the same. Hannah's heart is to be a faithful servant of Jesus as a response to God's great love for her. She hopes she can be a resource to you, so your family may glorify God together.  

  • Patrick Smith

    student pastor

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    Patrick is first, husband to Caitlin, second, father to Tinley and Tatym, and then Student Pastor of Cornerstone. He has a passion for students and a burden to see the gospel thrive not only now but in the generations to come. Because of this, Patrick's ministry here is designed to help lead all students into a continually growing relationship with Jesus Christ.

  • Dennis Nealy

    coMMUNITY OUTREACH/COntemporary worshiP pastor

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    Dennis leads worship in a passionate and energetic manner similar to worship groups like Passion, Bethel, Hillsong United, and Jesus Culture. He has a heart for those who don't know God, a heart for discipleship, and a strong desire to see Cornerstone make a positive impact on her community. 

  • Gabriella Smith

    Wee School Director


    Gabriella has a great desire to welcome preschoolers, along with their families into a learning environment that promotes spiritual growth and an understanding of God's love for His children. She comes to Cornerstone with years of teaching experience as well as a master's degree in educational administration. 

  • JoAnn Hampton

    Senior pastor's assistant/office manager

  • Kathy Kress

    Admin Assistant/Receptionist

  • Susan lee

    Financial Administrator