About Us

Meet our Ministry Team…

Interim Pastor - David Grinnell & Wife Maree:

-  Two children, Heather (Husband John Pfremmer) and Spencer (Wife Kayla)
-  Granddaughter Bailee (Heather & John)
-  Has served churches in the role of children’s pastor, minister to youth, associate pastor and senior pastor
-  B.A. in English Education from Elon University
-  Th.B. from John Wesley Bible College (now Laurel University)
-  Master of Ministry from Southern Wesleyan University
-  Master of Divinity from Gardner-Webb School of Divinity
-  Taught 9-12 grade at Graham High School for 3.5 years
-  Taught New Testament for one semester as adjunct professor at Gardner-Webb University
-  Has completed two units of CPE (Clinical Pastoral Education) at Duke-Raleigh Hospital
-  God has clearly called us to the ministry of healing and restoration

email: david.grinnell0617@yahoo.com


Senior’s Director - Bett Waddell: Bett has been on staff for seven years. She has a love and commitment for those in their senior years. From exercise programs, to birthday lunches, to excursions of all kinds, plan on seeing her with a group of our seniors. Bett brings years of planning and organization from the corporate world to bear in her ministry at People’s. She is married to Mike.

email: bett@gopeoples.org


Music Director - Michael Swanger: Having grown up in a musical family and at PMCC, Michael has been singing his entire life. With a gifted voice and a passion for music and worship he leads our Choir. Michael is married to Ashley and they have two daughters: Leigha and Leighton and a son, Madden.

email: mich11300@gmail.com