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.

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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
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JP oversees the staff and the daily business of Generations. He and his wife, Kelly, live with their three sons in Bolivia, NC.

JP Hanna

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

Clay Weed

Connections & Teaching
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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

Missions
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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

Finance
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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

TreeHouse
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Jenny leads the First Impressions Team and all of our Guest Services areas, from the parking lot to the coffee bar. She lives with her husband, Wyatt, and their two daughters in Southport.

Jenny Klein

First Impressions
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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

Nest
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Landis leads our creative team and is a driving force for all things creative at GC. She lives with her husband, Sergiy, in Southport.

Landis Yarovyy

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

Lisa Holland

Office Manager
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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

Counseling
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Melanie is passionate about seeing people grow in Christ. She helps people find the right small group at Generations. Melanie currently lives in St. James with family.

Melanie Moore

Small Groups
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Shawn's 26 years in education and 17 years of ministry have prepared him to serve as Care Pastor. He lives in Southport with his wife, Beth, and has two adult children.

Shawn Haws

Pastoral Care & Teaching
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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
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Wyatt oversees communications and directs the Production Team for the Sunday worship experience. Wyatt lives with his wife, Jenny, and two daughters in Southport.

Wyatt Klein

Media

Teaching Team

Our Teaching Team is made up of staff and volunteers who have gifts for teaching.

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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
Shawn_550

Shawn's 26 years in education and 17 years of ministry have prepared him to serve as Care Pastor. He lives in Southport with his wife, Beth, and has two adult children.

Shawn Haws

Pastoral Care & Teaching
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Justin is part of our Celebrate Recovery leadership and gifted at teaching. He lives with his wife Meagan and their three children in Southport.

Justin Sternberg

CR & Teaching
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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