Leadership

Say hello to the leadership team at Northview Church

Meet Our Leadership

Greg Rains - Lead Pastor

Greg Rains helped start Northview Church in 2019 and serves as our lead pastor and chief elder. Greg is married to his wife of 20+ years, Kristi and has two wonderful children, Braxton and Caroline.

Elders

Scott Blair

Scott Blair joined the team at Northview Church during the pre-launch phase and was instrumental in planting the church and casting vision for the new congregation. Scott is married to Amanda and they have a son, Brady. Scott began serving as an elder in April of 2020.

Craig Gibson

Craig Gibson came to be a part of Northview Church on launch day in September 2019 and has been an active member ever since. He previously served as an associate pastor in Virginia before moving back to his hometown of Kodak. Craig is married to Tina and they have two sons, Andy and Nathan. Craig began serving as an elder in April of 2020..

Greg Jones

Greg Jones has been with Northview Church since the start. He and his wife, Jennifer, were a part of the vision casting and launch team sent out from Mount Harmony Baptist Church in late 2018 to plant the new congregation. Greg has been an integral part of NVC since the beginning. They have two children, Kathryn and Andrew. Greg began serving as an elder in April of 2020.

Treasurer

Debra hickman

Debra Hickman has been with Northview Church since the very beginning as she was a part of the vision casting and launch team sent out from Mount Harmony Baptist Church. She and her husband, Chris, have one son, Nathan, and they have served NVC faithfully since the start. Debra began serving as treasurer in the spring of 2019.

Lead Deacon

Jesse Cate

Jesse was appointed as a deacon in the fall of 2019 and has served in the Lead Deacon role since that point. He was a part of the vision and launch team sent out from Mount Harmony Baptist Church and also serves as the Student Ministry Director for NVC. He is married to one of the NVC worship leaders, Meghann, and they have a daughter, Ellie.

NV Kids Director

Heather pafford

Heather has been a part of the NVC family since 2020 and stepped into the role of NV Kids Director in February 2021. Heather and her family have been an integral part of NVC since joining with us. She is married to Randy and has 4 beautiful daughters.