Our Staff

Our leadership team recognizes the authority of God, and realizes that we are shepherds who serve under the Chief Shepherd, Jesus Christ. Our goal is to equip the believers for the work of the ministry until we all attain maturity in the fullness of Christ.
 
Pastor David & Mossie

Pastor David Goodin, Senior Pastor

Pastor David and his wife Mossie served in three C&MA churches before coming to Cherry Tree in February of 2016. Pastor David has most recently served and continues to serve as the Chaplain for MEPCO mining company and Longview Power Plant. Pastor David has also served as the moderator of the C&MA at our General Council for many years. He graduated from WVU (undergraduate and law school) and Pittsburgh Theological Seminary. He and Mossie have three married children and one granddaughter.
 

travis and judyTravis Deans, Youth & Childrens Pastor

Pastor Travis has served part-time on Cherry Tree’s staff since 2004. He has a BA Degree in Youth Ministry from Moody Bible Institute and serves full-time with Teens for Christ. He and his wife Judy were married in November 2004 and they have four children. His role at Cherry Tree is exciting because he loves helping people go deeper in their walk with God.
 

john donatoJohn Donato,  Worship Director

The Bible has a lot to say about music, and John’s role is to lead the church’s worship of God in a way that matches the character of God. John leads our Sunday morning praise team and helps with special services.

 

engagement 158Andrea Taylor,  Administrative Assistant

Andrea Taylor graduated from Laurel Business Institute in 2010 with an Associate Degree in Office Administration and began working full-time at Cherry Tree Alliance Church in 2012. In October 2014, Andrea married the love of her life, Bryson. Andrea loves reading mystery novels, writing letters to children all over the world through Compassion, and spending time with family and friends.