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Wellington Church

Our Leadership

Christ is the Head of the Church
"He is before all things, and in Him all things hold together. He is also head of the body, the church; and He is the beginning, the firstborn from the dead, so that He Himself will come to have first place in everything."
-Colossians 1:17-18

The following are those called to fulfill specific roles of leadership within the Church. The information about their family, occupation and areas of ministry is provided to enable you to better understand their ministry at Wellington.

Elders
The elders serve as the spiritual overseers within the church, sheperding the flock under the chief Shepherd, Jesus Christ. 

Wayne HolcombWayne Holcomb, Senior Pastor
Vocational Elder
Teaching, Preaching, Pastoral Development
-Wife Tanya, 3 children, 8 grandchildren

Kevin CooperKevin Cooper, Associate Pastor
Vocational Elder
Music, Technology, Admin, Sunday Service
-Wife Heather, 2 children

Ron RingRon Ring
Volunteer Elder
Finance, Facility Care
-Wife Ruth, 3 children, 8 grandchildren
-President, Ring Financial Services

Drew GilliamDrew Gilliam
Volunteer Elder
Community Groups, Outreach
-Wife Andrea, 4 children
-IT Specialist, Dept. of Veterans Affairs

*Kevin James has faithfully served for many years as an elder, but is currently taking a sabbatical in order to care for his father.  

 

Deacons
The deacons are servants within the body, meeting the practical, service-oriented needs of the church. 

John AtterburyJohn Atterbury
Outdoor Facility Care, Ushers
-Wife Kim, 2 children, 4 grandchildren
-Retired, IT Industry

Ryan BlackerbyRyan Blackerby
Welcome Ministry
-Wife Sarah, 3 children
-OnSite Specialist, Stryker Endoscopy

Jeff BrockmanJeff Brockman
Music Ministry
-Wife Kim, 2 children
-IT Storage Engineer, UK

Darin GettelfingerDarin Gettelfinger
Outreach, Community Group
-Wife Judy, 2 children
-Engineer, Lexmark

Mike GuilerMike Guiler
Leadership Training Host
-Wife Sherry, 5 children, 6 grandchildren
-Obstetrician, Kentucky One Health

Roy HinesRoy Hines
Sunday Service Prep
-Wife Claudette, 1 child, 5 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren
-Retired, Finance, Lexmark

Adam JaycoxAdam Jaycox
Indoor/Outdoor Facility Care
-Wife Robin, 1 child
-Construction Cost Estimator, UK

Ty JohnsonTy Johnson
Indoor Facility Care/Cleaning, Interior/Exterior Design
-Wife Delena, 3 children
-Owner, Lexington Cut Stone

Jeff JonesJeff Jones
Men's Discipleship, Security
-Wife Lori, 1 child
-Owner, Eikon Tactical; Retired, Lexington Police

Jason KnoxJason Knox
Foster Parents' Night Out, Community Group
-Wife Tiffany, 4 children
-Air Traffic Controller, FAA

Chris LengChris Leng
Outreach, Baptism Setup/Prep
-Wife Irish, 2 children
-Retired, Lexmark

Billy NobleBilly Noble
Audio/Visual, Youth Ministry
-Wife Monica, 2 children
-PE Teacher, Rosa Parks Elementary

David RayDavid Ray
Finance
-Wife Maneeka, 1 child
-Owner, Ray Mowing Service, LLC

Ed ShawEd Shaw
Welcome Ministry
-Wife Alberta, 2 children, 3 grandchildren
-Retired, US Navy CWO

Tim StecTim Stec
Fellowship of Christian Peace Officers, Youth Ministry
-Wife Jenn, 3 children
-Law Enforcement

Zach TincherZach Tincher
Overstone School, 3 Year Old Ministry
-Wife Toni, 6 children
-Electrical Engineer, Hitachi Automotive

*Zach has faithfully served as an elder in the months past, but is currently serving as a deacon due to family commitments.

Harry Van EppsHarry Van Epps
Sunday Service Prep/Communion, Events
-Wife Dorothy, 2 children, 1 grandchild
-Owner, Bumblebee Fundraising

 

 

Support Ministries 

Tanya HolcombTanya Holcomb
Children's Director
Husband Wayne, 3 children, 8 grandchild

Hannah StaffordHannah Stafford
Administrative Assistant

Jessica BlackerbyJessica Blackerby
Administrative Assistant
Husband Brandon, 3 children

Stephanie FitzpatrickStephanie Fitzpatrick
Administrative Assistant
Husband Tyler

Photographs courtesy of Robin Allen Photography