kissa
 
Kissa Vaughn:
Senior Pastor
 
Kissa is passionate about loving and serving God. Her call is to inspire others to give their hearts and lives to God. She believes in leading by example. Kissa uses humor, real life stories and creative experiences to share the gospel in a relevant way.
 
email: kissa@gracecove.church 
 
 
 
cindy
 
Cindy Yancey:
Church Administrator
 
Cindy has worked at Grace UMC for 21 years and also serves as the Director of our Pre-School, WeeCare School. She finds great honor in serving her church as the Church Administrator. She enjoys the variety and challenges of the position. She is married to Dan who is a local banker and they have 3 grown children and 2 (about to be 3) grandsons that she loves to spoil.
 
email: cindy@gracecove.church 
 
 
 
doreen
 
Doreen Vasseur:
Youth Director  
 
Doreen has been working with children for 35 years and had been youth director at grace for 10 of those years. In those 10 years she has been on 13 mission trips and loves seeing the kids become the hands and feet of Christ to others. She loves her job at the church because she get to help bring our youth closer to Christ.
 
email: doreen@gracecove.church
 
 
Jodi Carpenter:
Director of Children &
Family Ministries
 
Jodi is a dedicated mother and wife. She has been a member at Grace for around 5 years and in that time has gone on several mission trips and helped direct Vacation Bible School. Her two children are active in children and youth ministries. Her goal as the Children and Families Director is to help ignite a genuine relationship with Christ. She loves to watch children and their families grow in their faith!
 
email: jodi@gracecove.church 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Candace Dunning:
Director of Music Ministries & Director of Communication
 
Candace Dunning, a Mabank, Texas native, is a graduate of Texas A&M University- Commerce, where she earned her Bachelors degree of Science in Music Education. Candace has been involved with choir and church music for most of her life and is excited to serve the Lord and the Copperas Cove area as the Director of Music Ministries and the Director of Communication. Her passion is connecting with people and she especially enjoys lifting voices in worship. Candace is currently a middle school choir director in Killeen ISD.
 
 
email: candace@gracecove.church
 
 
 
 
Jason Carpenter:
Director of Discipleship
 
Jason has been involved in many church discipleships during his time at the church, including two mission trips and volunteering with the youth program. With his amazing family, Jason has been a member of Grace since 2015.Their faith and beliefs have grown tremendously and with the discipleship position, Jason is looking to help new believers grow in their faith and provide guidance for existing members.
 
 
Email: Jason@gracecove.church
 
chad
 
Chad Johnson:
Director of Contemporary Worship
 
Chad leads worship during our 9:30 Contemporary Worship Service. Chad has always had a love for music and has grown up playing music in the church. He loves being able to lead people in music that brings glory to God. 
 
email: chad@gracecove.church.