Brad grew up in Wilmington, NC, and met his wife, Hollie, in high school. He graduated from UNCW in 1996 and moved to Raleigh to begin working at IBM.

Brad was introduced to Southbridge by a neighbor and initially said he did not want to go to church in a movie theater. But after attending an outreach event, he decided to give it a try.

Brad joined the staff in May 2012 as Bridge Kids Director then moving into a full-time Children’s Pastor role. Brad enjoys connecting families with one another to build authentic community.

Brad and Hollie have two children, Brady and Ashlyn. Brad enjoys golf, kayaking, working in the yard and kicking footballs.