New Life Staff


 

Dedicated to service, delighted to serve.


New Life’s leadership and staff is comprised of believers that reflect the church’s mission to be a multi-ethnic body that brings glory to God by making disciples of all people though the gospel of Jesus Christ.

 
Dan and Rhonda Backens

Dan & Rhonda Backens

Senior Pastor


Kevin Turpin

Kevin Turpin

Associate Pastor,
LEC Director


Wayne Buechler

Wayne Buechler

Pastor of Church Development

Joel Solomon

Joel Solomon

Executive Pastor,
Kempsville Campus Pastor


Keena Dickerson

Keena Dickerson

Director of Operations


Liam Coventry

Liam Coventry

Director of Ministries,
Pastor of Family Ministries

Steve Carlin

Steve Carlin

Multi-Site Director


Mike Harris

Mike Harris

Elementary & Middle School Director


Cheryl Muniz

Cheryl Muniz

Pastor of Children,
Kids Hope Director


Terri Simmons

Terri Simmons

Communications Director


Tina Davis

Tina Davis

Deep Creek Campus Pastor,
NLC Worship Pastor

David McBride

David McBride

Ghent Campus Pastor

Jeremy Miller

Jeremy Miller

Social Media Director,
Young Adult Pastor



Nina Anderson

Nina Anderson

Kempsville Saturday Night Service Pastor

Rob Wolford

Rob Wolford

Youth Director,
Technical Arts Director


Roger Hammond

Roger Hammond

Senior Associate Pastor,
Deep Creek Worship Coordinator


Melvin McCleese

Melvin McCleese

Prayer Outreach Coordinator,
Deep Creek Video Cafe Service Pastor


Manuela Asamoah

Manuela Asamoah

Associate Pastor,
Kempsville Worship Coordinator

Dana Williams

Dana Williams

Love One Coordinator,
Database Administrator



Clem Abrams

Clem Abrams

Director of Worship and Arts

Dan Yoon

Dan Yoon

Life Group Coordinator,
Classic Service Pastor