OUR LEADERSHIP


  • KEVIN E. JAMES

    SENIOR PASTOR  

    Pastor Kevin James is founding and Senior Pastor of New Community Bible Fellowship. 

     

    Kevin has been involved in ministering the gospel and developing disciples for Christ for over twenty years in the United States, Ghana, India and the Ukraine. His preparation for ministry includes a Master of Divinity degree from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School located in the Chicago area.

     

    Kevin is joyfully married to his bride of 28 years- Tanya. They are blessed with three children: Christopher, Taylor and Lauren.

OUR ELDERS


  • PASTOR MARK BURDEN

    EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF MINISTRIES

    Pastor Mark works as an industrial maintenance instructor at Arcelor Mittal Steel and Cuyahoga Community College. He also serves on our Elder Board and is the Assistant to the Executive Director of Ministries.   He and his wife Cheryl have three children, Daniel, Mark and Cydnee.

  • PASTOR CHARLES DOMINGUE

    EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF MINISTRIES

    Pastor Charles Domingue serves on our Elder Board and will be retiring as the Executive Director of Ministries at the end of 2021.  He will be responsible for executive oversight of Christian Education, Care and Membership and Next Generations Ministries (Elevate Young Adult Ministry, Teen Ministry and Children's Ministry).  His wife is Denise and his children are Kristen and Ryan.

  • PASTOR ADOLPHUS GAFFNEY

    DIRECTOR OF FACILITIES MANAGEMENT AND MEN'S MINISTRY

    Pastor Adolphus Gaffney serves on our Elder board and as Director of Facilities Management and the Men's Ministry. His wife is Tammy and his children are Scott, Morgan, Miranda and Makale.

  • PASTOR HAROLD WEBB

    DIRECTOR OF CHRISTIAN EDUCATION

    Pastor Harold Webb serves on our Elder board and as Director of Christian Education, Brethren Golf League Ministry, Greeters & Ushers Ministry, Communion and Collections Ministry, and the Parking and Shuttle Ministry. His wife is Ann Marie and his son is Dillon.

  • ELDER CHAD RAYMOND

    Elder Chad works as a clinical and preventive cardiologist at Cleveland Clinic. He has four children with his wife Kate. Sophie, Brooke, Kendrick and Evie. One of his favorite books on leadership is Disciplines of a Godly Man by R. Kent Hughes.

  • ELDER OBIE SHELTON

    Elder Obie Shelton serves in the Prayer Ministry and the Programing Ministry and works as an educator and instructor at the Rainey Institute. His wife is Barbara and his son is Owen.

OUR OFFICERS


  • PASTOR MYRON DAVIS

    DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMMING

    Pastor Myron Davis serves as Director of Programming. His wife is Camille and his children are Taylor, Destin, Macy and Asher.

  • PASTOR WARREN NEVERSON 

    DIRECTOR OF CARE AND MEMBERSHIP

    Pastor Warren Neverson serves as the Director of Care and Membership. His wife’s name is Umeki and they have 4 children Micah, Mikaela, Mila and Mylon.

  • PASTOR KYLE WILLIAMS  

    DIRECTOR OF NEXT GENERATIONS MINISTRIES

    Pastor Kyle Williams serves as executive oversight for Elev8 Young Adult Ministry, Student Ministry and Children’s Ministry.  His wife's name is Anna and they have a one year old son named Nico. 

  • PASTOR ALEXANDER PALMIERI

    YOUTH MINISTER

    Pastor Alexander Palmieri serves as our Youth Minister. He is responsible for providing oversight and implementation of the teen ministry, which includes teens ages 12-18. Pastor Alex is married to his wife Christina and they both are committed to changing teens lives through the power of Jesus Christ.

  • Deacon wayne dancie

    Deacon Wayne Dancie is married to his wife is Paula. He says the most important lesson he has learned as a leader is "It's not about me. To me, leadership is simplistic, but hard. You have to separate your desires and needs from the desires and needs of your people; to get them from where they are to where they need to be."

  • Deacon wes dumas

    Deacon Wes Dumas is married to his wife Brenda. One of his favorite scriptures is Philippians 4:13 "I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me."

  • DEACON TYRONE HINTON

    Deacon Tyrone Hinton leads the M.A.D. Men (Make A Difference) Outreach Ministry and serves as a Coach for the New Believers Adult Bible Fellowship class here at New Community. He is married to Blondell and has a daughter, Kelly.

  • Deacon Wayne Miles

    Deacon Wayne works as a home improvement contractor and has two children with his wife Belinda. Darnae and son-in-law, Corey. One of his favorite quotes is "We are all faced with a series of great opportunities brilliantly disguised as impossible situations" by Chuck Swindoll.

  • deacon maurice miller

    Deacon Maurice has worked in the construction/safety industry for over 30 years. He has been married for almost 27 years to his wife Denise and they have three children Maurice, Tamika and Melissa and seven grandchildren.

  • deacon melvin minor

    Deacon Melvin Minor is married to Laura Minor. If he could have any superpower he admits to wanting to be able to "transport from one place to another". He says, "I don't really like waiting or diving to places!"

  • deacon christopher moore

    Deacon Chris Moore works as an Intervention Specialist at Euclid High School. He has three children with his wife Bianca. Kendall, Jonah and Joel. One of his favorite scriptures is James 1:2-8.

  • DEACON JERMAINE SARGEANT

    Deacon Jermaine Sergeant is married to his wife Avril and together they have two children, Tiara and Jaedon. The most important lesson he's learned as a leader is to be a humble servant.

  • Deacon Jerome Wilcoxson

    Deacon Wilcoxson has worked as a deputiy sheriff for 21 years. He and his wife Angela have four children together. Chris, Janai, Jamira and Monica. He admits that if he could have any superpower he would have "super strength and the ability to fly." He would have the "strength to help people no matter the situation and to fly to get where I'm needed faster."

OUR STAFF

The staff here at New Community Bible Fellowship is comprised of men and women who love, care and pray for every single person in the church. If you have any questions for any of our staff, feel free to reach out and email them or call our church office to speak with them. You can contact the church office at info@newcommunitybible.org

  • TANYA JAMES

    EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMMING and

    DIRECTOR OF WOMEN'S MINISTRIES

    Tanya James serves as the Executive Director of Programming and the Director of Women's Ministries . She also oversees Special Events and is Co-Founder of New Community Bible Fellowship with husband and Senior Pastor Kevin James. Her children are Christopher, Taylor and Lauren.

  • THERESA ANDERSON

    Executive Director of finance and operations

    Theresa has served faithfully on staff at New Community for seventeen years. Over the last thirteen years Theresa has served brilliantly in the areas of finance and operations in addition to her administrative duties.  She brings passion, a spirit of excellence and a wealth of experience that will help us continue to build effective processes to support the ministry and help facilitate growth.  Theresa will be the Chief Steward of Church Finances and Financial Activities, as well as the Operations and Administrative Executive charged with bringing excellence to our ministry systems.  Her husband is Vincent. 


  • DENISE DOMINGUE

    FINANCE ADMINISTRATOR

    Denise Domingue serves as the Finance Coordinator. Her husband is Elder Charles Domingue and her children are Kristen and Ryan.  

  • NICOLE M. HARGROVE

    DIRECTOR OF SPECIAL EVENTS AND COMMUNICATIONS

    Nicole Hargrove serves as the Director of Special Events and Communications. She is also part of the Creative Arts and Programming Conceptual Team. Her husband is Oren and they have a gregarious pitfall terrier named Diesel.

  • RUFUS JENKINS

    FACILITY MANAGER

    Rufus Jenkins serves as the Facility Manager. He also serves in the Collections Ministry. His wife’s name is Arlene.

  • CHRISTINE MORRIS

    ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT FOR ADMINISTRATION AND FINANCE

    Christine Morris serves as the Administrative Assistant for both the Administration and Finance departments. Her children are Milton, Stephanie and Ann.

  • BREANA SMITH

    AdMin/Database Coordinator

    Breana Smith serves as the Admin/Database Coordinator. Breana is responsible for all aspects of managing our database. One of her main responsibilities is to bring our database to a higher level of accuracy and upkeep. In addition to these duties, Breana serves as general administrative support to the Administration Team. Her husband’s name is Joshua and they have three children named Saniyah, Sophia and Braylon.

  • T. Marquis

    Volunteer engagement and hospitality coordinator

    T. Marquis, has done an incredible job leading the Foodservice and Hospitality Team. In her new role T will be responsible for developing processes and systems to improve volunteer recruitment, placement and volunteer retention. T will continue to oversee the Foodservice and Hospitality Team. Her husband's name is Harold and they have a son named James.

  • mya eady

    Communications and events coordinator

    Mya is responsible for assisting the Director of Communications & Events in the areas of marketing, communications, special events and conferences. Mya brings a great energy to the team and has a great passion to serve the Lord. To help assist in her new role, Mya brought her 10-year old assistant (her son) named Logan along and he’s ready to get to work!

  • Taylor james

    Nextgen coordinator

    Taylor will be responsible for implementing specific strategies to build community and create discipleship opportunities within NextGen ministries.  She will also be providing general administrative and event planning support.  Taylor is bringing leadership to this role from her involvement with Elevate and her upbringing through all the generations of ministry at New Community. 

  • Amaris Jones

    Children's ministry coordinator

    Amaris works as the Children's Ministry Coordinator here at New Community. She works to grow and develop children as well as their parents, volunteers and other ministry workers. She has a passion for children that developed while she was young and is exciting to do God's work.