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Dr. Jesse Waggoner, Senior Pastor

Pastor Jesse Waggoner grew up in West Virginia and became Senior Pastor of Mt. Calvary in 2011. Previously he served churches in West Virginia and Ohio and most recently served for 13 years as Senior Associate / Teaching Pastor of Bible Center Church. Pastor Waggoner has been married to Julie for 30+ years and they are the parents of three grown children and have three grandchildren. Pastor Waggoner also maintains a ministry website at www.WaggonerMedia.com and shares twice per week encouragement videos via www.RechargeVideo.com.

Pastor Waggoner is a graduate of Appalachian Bible College, Bethany Theological Seminary and completed his doctoral degree in biblical preaching from Masters International School of Divinity in 2011. In addition to his passion for proclaiming God’s truth to God’s people, he enjoys photography and website design.The Waggoners reside in South Charleston, West Virginia.

contact:  jwaggoner@calvarywv.com



Adam Stotler, Associate Pastor

Adam was born and raised in Charleston, WV and has been in various ministry roles since 2006.  Adam received a Bachelor of Science degree in Religion and a Masters Degree in Human Services specialized in Christian Ministries, both obtained from Liberty University.  Adam and his family reside outside of Charleston, WV where he and his wife Sarah have been married since April 2006.  Adam and Sarah have two boys, Noah and Elisha with a daughter expected in January 2014. 

Adam desires to see lives transformed by having an intimate relationship with Jesus Christ.  This being said, Adam is passionate to connect people into various opportunities for people to grow in their love for God and for others.  In addition to seeing people sharing, learning, loving, and living their lives for Jesus Adam loves to read, watch movies, interact with people, and spend quality time with his family and friends.

contact: astotler@calvarywv.com


Pastor Tim Campbell, Pastor of
Student Ministries / Young Adults

Pastor Tim grew up in Hollidaysburg, PA. He received his call to ministry after his high school graduation. He then attended Appalachian Bible College where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Bible and Theology with a minor in Pastoral Greek. He is currently working on his thesis to complete his Masters of Arts in Ministry degree. He served as Pastor of Bethany Baptist Church in St. Albans from September 2003 to October 30, 2015.

Pastor Tim met his wife Ami at Appalachian Bible College and they have two small children- Trina (7) and Mason (3). They currently reside in the Springhill area of South Charleston. His life verse is Psalm 63:1, “God, You are my God. Early will I seek You. My soul thirst for You. My flesh longs for You. In a dry and thirsty land where there is no water.” He states that this verse reminds him that God is everything we long for and everything we need.

contact:  tcampbell@calvarywv.com


Lisa Heller, Director of Children’s Ministry

Lisa Heller is our Director of Children’s Ministry. Lisa is a graduate of Cedarville University and has been serving in some form of children’s ministry for 20 years. Lisa is wife to Chris and mother to Kayla, Jace and Jaron. Lisa loves working with the children and all the incredible volunteers that serve in MCBC Children’s Ministry. Together their goal is to provide a place where children feel safe and have a sense of belonging. They want to partner with parents, other caring adults and teens to encourage our children to seek a growing, loving relationship with Jesus Christ. They want each child to know that the most exciting, satisfying, and fun-filled life is a life committed to serving Jesus Christ. 

Lisa says one of her favorite parts of serving in Children’s Ministry is getting to play the role of Darcie in the Kidstuf productions that happen once a month.

contact: lheller@calvarywv.com



Richard Brooks, Director of Worship Ministries

Richard is a life long West Virginian and is a graduate of Marshall University. He grew up singing with his family in Southern West Virginia and has been involved in music education in Kanawha County for several years. For twelve years he served as Music Director at First Baptist Church, Dunbar, WV and joined the Mt. Calvary team in 2014. 

Richard and his wife, Sharon, are the parents of two sons, Jonathan and Austin, and reside in Charleston.

contact: rbrooks@calvarywv.com



Kayla Ball, Early Childhood Coordinator

Kayla is our Early Childhood Coordinator here at Mt. Calvary. She is currently enrolled in the online program at Liberty University and is studying Religion with minors in Evangelism, Christian Counseling, and Biblical Studies. This past year, she got married to her husband, Ryan, and they love getting to attend and serve at this church. Along with working in the Nursery and Preschool program, Kayla also assists in our Children’s ministry and our Kidstuf productions.

Kayla’s main goal is to see kids learn and grow in Christ. In the Nursery and Preschool program we try to create a safe environment where kids can play and have a great time. We also want them to begin learning who Jesus is and how He can be their best friend.

Contact:  kball@calvarywv.com


Stephanie Snodgrass, 
Administrative Assistant

Stephanie is the administrative assistant and is excited to be a part of what God is doing here. She is originally from Chicago, Illinois, and moved to the Charleston area when she married a West Virginian. She has a retail management background and has also managed offices here in the Valley. Since she is such a “people” person, she is glad the Lord has led her to this position. She enjoys working on the various administrative projects here, and working with the wonderful staff is a blessing to her. She has previously worked for Senior Pastor Jesse Waggoner and it is a joy for her to be able to work for him again. Her husband, Chad, is a police officer and her stepson, Gage, enjoys drawing and LEGOS. As a family they like to travel, cook and walk their dogs, Oscar and Cocoa. They are blessed to be a part of the Mt. Calvary family.

contact:  ssnodgrass@calvarywv.com  



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