MEET THE

SENIOR PASTOR

DR. WILLY RICE

Dr. Willy Rice, and his wife, Cheryl, are invested in building relationships to bring people to dynamic life in Christ! Willy has pastored churches in the south eastern United States for over 35 years, and has a passion for teaching the Word of God in an engaging and understandable way.

Willy was called, licensed and ordained to preach at Calvary under the leadership of Dr. Bill Anderson, who pastored Calvary Church for 27 years. Willy Rice returned to Calvary in 2004 to lead the church he considered his home.

Dr. Rice is a graduate of Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama with a B.A. degree (1985) and the New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary with a Master of Divinity degree (1990) and a Doctor of Ministry degree (1996).

Willy and Cheryl have three children, Amanda, Anna, and Stephen, and four beautiful grandchildren.

SENIOR STAFF

Our pastors, leadership, and staff are a group of men and women wholeheartedly committed to Christ and carrying His life-changing message to the world. We are devoted to serving our members and our community. Everyone on our staff is warmly approachable and eager to help. You may contact any of us by e-mail or by phone at 727-441-1581.

DR. DAVID RICE

Executive Pastor

RON COONEY

Lead Pastor of Ministries

DAVID KILGORE

Head of School

Calvary Christian High School

TOM PRICE

Lead Pastor of Administration

 

BRENT REEVES

Senior Associate Pastor

 

CAMPUS PASTORS

DANNY BENNETT

East Lake Campus Pastor

 

TOM HUDGINS

Seminole Campus Pastor

Worship Ministries Team

BRAD NOBLITT

Lead Pastor of Worship Ministries

MATT LAUGHTER

Pastor of Worship Ministries

East Lake

Bradley Morris

Pastor of Worship Ministries

Seminole

STAN COLLINS

Director of Instrumental Ministries

ZETH HILL

CYA/Student Worship Leader

Worship Admin

Next Generation Ministries Team

NATE MCKNIGHT

Lead Pastor of Next Generations Ministries

 

TOM COONEY

Lead Pastor of Sudent Ministries

Clearwater

CHRISTY RIDGEWAY

Lead Director of Preschool Ministries/Director of Preschool

Clearwater

NANCY BENTLEY

 Director of Children Ministries

East Lake

THEO TSAKONAS

Director of Children Ministries

Seminole

ANDREA HUBBARD

Preschool Ministries Coordinator

Clearwater

CANDACE VASQUEZ

Lead Director of Children Ministries/Director of Children,

Clearwater

AMANDA STANTON

CCHS Director of Discipleship

MATT GIBNEY

Pastor of Student Ministry

East Lake

KYLE MULLETT

CCHS Campus Pastor

CASEY GRAY

Director of Student Ministry

Seminole

JILLIAN KANE

Director of Preschool Ministry

Seminole

Connection Ministries Team

JUSTIN FACENDA

Lead Pastor of Group Ministries

KENNON WILEY

Lead Pastor of Guest Services

 

MIKE HASHA

Pastor of Care & Pastor of Senior Adults

ANDREA BREEDEN

Lead Director of Connections

MEGHAN DAVIS

Director of Connections

Clearwater

ANDREW HANNIGAN

 Director of Connections

East Lake

JEN GENIESSE

 Director of Connections

Seminole

X150 & MISSIONS

DR. PAUL COLTON

Pastor of International Missions

STEPHANIE SHERMETA

Director of Local Missions

SAMMY RODRIGUEZ

Director of College & Young Adults 

JOHN ANTONUCCI

 X150 Resident & Church Planter

HANNAH HILL

Missions Admin

X150 APPRENTICES

TYLER DODSON

X150 Apprentice

 

CONNOR DUPEE

X150 Apprentice

 

MORIAH RODRIGUEZ

X150 Apprentice

 

X150 INTERNS

ALIESA BOISVERT

X150 Intern

 

ANTHONY CUPSTID

X150 Intern

 

GARRECK DURATO

X150 Intern

 

TYLER HENLEY

X150 Intern

 

MAKAULLE TAYLOR

X150 Intern

 

JAY MOCK

X150 Intern

 

TROY SIROCHMAN

X150 Intern

 

JASON SHATTUCK

X150 Intern

 

Creative Ministry Team

ANTHONY RUSSO

Lead Pastor of Online and Creative Ministries

MAGGIE SESSIONS

Creative Arts Project Manager

JAKE COONFARE

Director of Video Production & Social Media

DANIELLE KIPP

Senior Graphic Designer

ADMINISTRATION

TOM PRICE

Lead Pastor of Administration

LAKHANA HART

Director of Finance

MICHAEL SOJA

Director of Facilities

NICK GROSSEIBL

IT Coordinator

 

 

JOY WEAVER

Accounts Payable