& Familiar Faces

Rodney Lawter






Chriss Persson

Worship LEader

Susan Marshall

PaStoral Assistant

Susan came to VCOS in January 2016. She soon began helping in the planning of church dinners and events. In January 2017, she accepted Pastor Rodney’s invitation to work as his pastoral assistant. In this position she enjoys a variety of tasks: Compiling our Sunday morning “Happenings” as well as two monthly
e-newsletters, keeping church records, arranging meetings, 
along with keeping things organized for us all.

Dana Clayton


Full of enthusiasm for the Lord and His Word, Dana has been an active disciple under strong mentorship since becoming a believer. Before joining the Vineyard family in mid 2017, she taught for five years in children’s ministry. She is married to Boyce Clayton, and has two sons, Tristin(21) and Tyler(23). Dana’s vision for vKids is to create a safe, fun filled atmosphere where children can gather each week with anticipation to learn about Jesus and God’s Word. 

Dustin Dean


Dustin met his wife, Jordan, in July 2013
and were married six short months later. 
In 2016, they welcomed their first child, Aaron, 
and their second child, Sophie, in 2019.
Dustin has served over 8 years in youth ministry 
and has pointed hundreds of students to Jesus.
Together, they have been serving at VCOS since
August, 2018 
with a passion to reach the families of Startex.

Brenda Smathers


Valerie Waters

Hospitality leader

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