Church Staff

 Mark DiehlSenior Interim Pastor, has served the Presbyterian Church for over 37 years as an ordained minister. His ministry has encompassed the southeastern US, including Louisiana, Arkansas,Maryland, Tennessee, and most recently North and South Carolina. A native Texan, Mark received his education at Texas Tech University (BA), Columbia Theological Seminary in Decatur, GA (MDiv), and Loyola University at Baltimore (MS in Pastoral Counseling). His ministry experience has included serving churches from 3,500 members to 12 members, and the past five years his focus has been to assist congregations during transitions between called pastors. He started at Unity December, 2017.


Jeannie Bickett, Senior Associate Pastor, has served as Associate Pastor since 1995. She is active in the overall mission and ministry of the church, with a special focus in worship and congregational care ministries. She is involved in older adult ministries, ministries of caring and compassion, lay leadership in worship, Stephen Ministry, and planning and visioning; along with pastoral duties which include preaching, worship leadership, teaching and pastoral care.


Lindsay WhiteAssociate Pastor for Youth Ministry, has served since 2015. While the primary focus of her pastoral role is on youth in grades 6 through 12, college students, and their families, she is committed to the inter-generational community of our congregation. She balances her time between youth programming and other pastoral duties, including preaching, teaching, leading worship, and pastoral care.


Kathryn McGregor
Director of
 Christian Education

Margaret Monroe
Director of Music

Jacob Saylor
Church Administrative


Pam Bright
Financial Manager &
 Facilities Manager

Linda Bunge
Preschool Director

Debbie Butler
Administrative Assistant


Lauren Lochel
Nursery Coordinator

Anissa Lee
Administrative Assistant

Melissa Dye
Children In Worship


Bob and Joyce Sullivan
Deacon for Outreach

Terri Turner and 
Theresa Higgins
Deacon for
 Congregational Care

Ronnie Dunn
Kitchen Manager


Albert White
Senior Sexton

David Jennings

Sylvia Coleman
Nursery Caregiver


Angie Benjamin
Nursery Caregiver

Carolyn Blair
Nursery Caregiver

Carmen Pickett
Nursery Caregiver

 Katie Clark
Communications Specialist
Nancy Nutter
Coordinator of Outreach
and Hospitality 

Sally Herlong
Coordinator for Congregational Care, Health and Worship Ministries