Meet the Team

Shad has been at Peoples Church his entire life and has been working with United for over 4 years. He works with the youth worship team and leads worship for the United service. He is married with two sons and manages his own business out of his home. His favorite part of working with the teens is seeing them develop their gifts and watching them mature spiritually.

Erica loves Peoples Church! She has been attending for eight years. She became involved with United in January of 2012 and is loving every minute of it! She is married and has a heart for all people. She enjoys working with United and fully engaging with them in conversations, teaching, praying together, fellowship, and whatever else the Holy Spirit speaks.

Gabe and Heather have been attending Peoples Church for over 11 years. They have five children, one of which is a part of United. Both of them feel honored to work with United and are looking forward to see what God is going to do.

Kymen and Alicia have been attending Peoples church for over 6 years. They have two children. Both of them love working with United and especially love connecting with them in the United Cafe.

Joe and Kristin have been attending Peoples Church for over a year. Both of them love hanging out with Jr. and Sr. high school students. They love moments when they can connect relationally with students outside of the church building

Samantha has been attending Peoples Church regularly since January 2014. She is a student at the University of Cincinnati. Shortly after meeting some of United's students she felt a strong desire to work with them. She is very excited about the opportunity to work with United.

Oneya is a transplant from Richmond, Virginia where she graduated from UVA. After college, she moved to New Orleans where she got her start in youth ministry in October 2002. She has been working with youth ever since. Oneya has over 12 years experience in youth ministry. She is also married to Dele, the Youth Pastor of United. She is loving every minute of ministry here at Peoples Church and in United. 

Tish is a native of New York and she studied music and graduated from Benedict College in Columbia, SC. While a student at Benedict College she was heavily involved in campus ministries. After college, she moved back to New York and got her start in youth ministry in 2010. She has been working with youth ever since. Tish has over 10 years of ministry experience and more than 5 years serving in youth ministry. She currently works with the Jr. High students and dance ministry at Peoples Church. She enjoys every second of it.