Staff

Wilks Family

Pastor Nate Wilks with his wife Bethany and their three kids – Kayleigh, Elise, and Hayden. Photo Credit: Amaris Photography

Nate Wilks joined Calvary as Senior Pastor in August 0f 2013, following three years as Pastor of Family Ministries in Cochranville, PA. Nate graduated in 2010 with an MDiv. from Covenant Seminary in St. Louis. He also holds a B.A. in Broadcast Communications from Geneva College in Beaver Falls, PA. Prior to pastoral ministry, Nate spent a few years as a play-by-play broadcaster in Augusta, GA, where he met his wife, Bethany.  Nate and Bethany have three children – Kayleigh (11), Hayden(8), and Elise (5), and they love Raleigh for its people, weather, restaurants and parks. Nate is an avid sports fan and enjoys rooting for his beloved Steelers, Pirates and Penguins.

 

 

 

 

Sarah Hobgood - Worship Director

Sarah Hobgood – Worship Director

Sarah Hobgood joined Calvary as worship music director in 2011.  Sarah grew up in Raleigh and has attended Calvary since she was in elementary school. Sarah graduated from Covenant College with a Bachelor of Arts in music, and she received a Master of Arts in Teaching from North Carolina State University. Currently, Sarah teaches third grade in the Wake County School system.  When not playing music or teaching, Sarah might be found watching North Carolina State football or sipping on an overpriced beverage at Starbucks.

 

Communications Specialist/Administrative Assistant – Elise Carpenter

Custodian – Rich Kiernan