Pastor Joel joined the LWC staff in 2011 and serves in a variety of pastoral and leadership roles including: Creative Arts Director, Life groups and being the Pastor's son he has served in just about every department over the years. Joel attended Lee University graduating with a Bachelors of Science degree in Pastoral Ministry. Prior to ministry, Joel worked as a manager of a restaurant in TN, as well as a customer service rep for an online retail store. He and his wife, Kelcey, now reside in the Troy area with their two sons, Jack and Henry, and their boxer, Hogan. Joel's favorite restaurant is Skyline Chili and his favorite place he has visited is Italy. He loves to play drums, piano, guitar and basketball. Joel is very real and genuine with a passion to reach the unchurched people of Dayton and present the gospel in the most creative way possible.