Our Team

Our team is here to serve.

Our team of staff members are dedicated to the ministries of Generations. Feel free to reach out and contact us any time.

Teaching Team

Troy Knight

Troy Knight

Lead Pastor


Clay helps people find their place and Generations and serves on the teaching team. He and his wife Christi live in Southport along with their two daughters.

Clay Weed

Connections & Teaching

Jeff is a part of our teaching team. You will see him from time to time on stage and in other key volunteer roles. He lives with his wife Mollie in Southport.

Jeff Lindholm


Family Ministry


Tabitha loves children and youth, and serves as Director of Youth and Family Ministries. She lives with her husband, Troy, in Southport.

Tabitha Knight

Youth & Family Ministry

Connie oversees the TreeHouse (K-5th), encouraging kids to discover and grow in a relationship with Jesus. She lives with her husband, Jace, in Southport.

Connie Costa


Kelly oversees our Nest (6wks-Pre-K) environments to cultivate a sense of the wonder of God in our little ones. She lives with her husband, JP, and their three boys in Bolivia, NC.

Kelly Jo Hanna


Mark is a licensed marriage and family therapist (LMFT) with a heart for God's design of both. He lives with his wife, Chris, and their two children in Southport

Mark Pratt


Sunday Morning Experience


Landis is passionate about worship and using the arts to draw people to Jesus. She lives with her husband, Sergiy, in Southport.

Landis Yarovyy


Melanie leads our creative team and is a driving force for all things creative at GC. Melanie currently lives in St. James with family.

Melanie Moore


Jenny is the First Impressions Director and leads all of our Guest Services areas. She lives with her husband, Wyatt, and their two daughters in Southport.

Jenny Klein

First Impressions

Julie assists the First Impressions Director as well as our Connections Pastor. She loves making people feel welcome and getting them connected. Julie lives in St. James.

Julie Steele

First Impressions/Connections

Wyatt oversees video, online church, and the Production Team for the Sunday worship experience. Wyatt lives with his wife, Jenny, and two daughters in Southport.

Wyatt Klein


Erika oversees graphic design for printed and digital media. Erika lives with her husband, Tim, and their son in Southport.

Erika Grace


Christian coordinates the Production team, lighintg and visual content for Sunday mornings. He loves tech and lives in Shallotte.

Christian Ashmore


Care & Community


Clay helps people find their place and Generations and serves on the teaching team. He and his wife Christi live in Southport along with their two daughters.

Clay Weed

Connections & Teaching

Aaron loves to help people grow in Christ and find community. He helps people find the right small group at Generations. Aaron, his wife Kelly, and their daughter, live on Oak Island.

Aaron Evans

Small Groups

Amanda directs our local and global missions by providing opportunities for individuals and groups to serve. She lives with her husband Matthew and their daughter in Boiling Spring Lakes.

Amanda Pittman


Leanne heads up Celebrate Recovery at Generations. She is passionate about seeing people find freedom in Christ. Leanne lives in Southport.

Leanne Vinal

Celebrate Recovery

Administration & Facilities


Becky is the Finance Director at Generations. She enjoys people, numbers, swimming, reading, and chocolate. She and her husband, Tim, live in Southport.

Becky Ingold


Lisa serves in our admin office providing support in record keeping and facilities management. She lives with her husband, Tim, and their granddaughter in Southport

Lisa Holland

Office Manager

Dave oversees campus maintenance and enhancement. His experience with large churches and natural gifting uniquely qualities him. He and his wife Cindy live in Arbor Creek.

Dave Wages


Megan serves by ensuring that our facilities are clean for guests. Her attention to detail and care for people are evident in her work. She lives with her husband and children in the town of Boliva.

Megan Ayala


Executive Leadership


Troy Knight is the lead pastor of Generations. He and his wife, Tabitha, founded Generations in 2005 with several other families. They have two children and live in Southport.

Troy Knight

Lead Pastor

JP oversees the staff and the daily business of Generations. He brings great leadership experience and sick drum skills. He and his wife Kelly live with their three sons in Bolivia.

JP Hanna

Executive Pastor

Greg’s 45 years in Christian ministry both direct and in management has prepared him to lead our support team. He and his wife live in Southport.

Greg Kinberg

Executive Support