School

Church Staff

 

 

Pastor Mark Schudde, Senior Pastor
Pastor Schudde has served as Sr. Pastor of Concordia since January 2010. He has thirty years of leading congregations. Pastor Schudde is married to wife, Kris. They have two grown daughters both serving in the field of Education.

mschudde@concordianc.org
828-464-3324 ext. 306

 

 

 

Kyle McClure, Minister of Music

Kyle has served as Minister of Music at Concordia since July 2006. Kyle is married to Karen and they have two beautiful daughters, Caroline and Kate.

kmcclure@concordianc.org
828-464-3324 ext. 305

 

DCE Chris Henze, Youth Minister

Chris has served as Youth Minister of Concordia since January 2007.  He has over 20 years of youth ministry leadership serving congregations in TN, CA, AR and NC.  He and his wife Stephanie also a “Called” LCMS educator, have 5 children.

chenze@concordianc.org
828-464-3324 ext. 245

 

Kelly Keever, Interim, School Principal

Kelly Keever has been our history teacher at CCDS for 6 years.  Previously, he taught 12 years at St. John's in Florida.  Kelly stepped up to serve as interim principal for one year after Mr. Unverfehert accepted a call to UCHS.  Kelly and wife Jennifer reside in Newton, NC and have one son Ian. 
 

kkeever@concordianc.org
828-464-3011 ext. 202

 

Betsy Murray, Early Childhood Director

Betsy Murray has been at Concordia since 1996 and has 26 years experience in Education.  She enjoys her ministry as the Preschool Director and Assistant Principal.  She is married to Steve Murray and they have one daughter.  

bmurray@concordianc.org
828-464-3011 ext. 203

   

Leslie Brown, Minister of Business Administration

Leslie became of Minister of Business Administration in April 2012 after 25 years in manufacturing accounting and management. She is a lifetime member of Concordia and is married to Cliff Brown.

lbrown@concordianc.org
828-464-3324 ext. 302

 

 

Susan Harman, Administration

Susan joined the staff in March 2013.  She brings with her over 20 years of church accounting experience.  Raised at Mt. Olive Lutheran in Newton, Susan now considers Concordia her home.   Susan has a daughter, Kaitlyn, in graduate school.  They reside in Newton, NC.

sharman@concordianc.org
828-464-3324 ext. 301

 

 

 

 

 

 

Belinda Bost, Children's Ministry

Belinda Bost joined the staff in August 2016.  After a very successful VBS program in the Summer of 2016, Belinda accepted the position of Children's Ministry Leader.  Belinda brings with her many years of teaching preschool.   Belinda and Steve have two grown children and reside in Hickory.  

bbost@concordianc.org
828-464-3324 ext. 311

 

   

Phil Heath, Praise Service Leader

Phil Heath graduated from ECU with a degree in communications.  Phil is also a talented musician.  He sings in the Praise Band and plays his trumpet in church when called upon.  Phil and Jennifer have three children and reside in Newton, NC.

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