Joel became Pleasant Hill’s interim pastor and head of staff in mid-March of 2018. He is helping to lead the church through a time of change as it seeks to call its next installed pastor. Prior to studying at Louisville Presbyterian Seminary, Joel worked for one of the PC(USA)s historical agencies in Montreat, NC. Joel and his wife Vicki have lived in Dunwoody for 20 years.
They met in college at Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama and both have graduate degrees from Auburn University (War Eagle!). They are the parents of two sons, Jody and Mark, and the grandparents of Avery, the daughter of Mark and his wife Emily. Joel enjoys traveling, being outdoors, fly fishing and reading a good mystery.
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