Staff & leadership



    Dennis has served as an Executive Pastor in previous churches and also is a certified church coach. He came to professional ministry later in life and enjoys helping churches, pastors and congregations get unstuck. He loves messing around with cars, ATV's, and golf, not necessarily in that order. He and Brenda have been married for 38 years and counting, they have two married children, and two grandsons who help keep him young and laughing.

  • Rev. Robert Barnes

    Interim worship pastor

    Robert received his education in Christian ministry and music at Belhaven University in Jackson, Mississippi, and later earned his Masters of Divinity. at Reformed Theological Seminary. He met and married his wife Kim while on staff at a PCA church in Winter Park, Florida and they have been happily married for 31 years, with two wonderful adult children. He is also an award-winning writer and accomplished church musician, serving churches since 1984.

  • Rev. Virginia Otey

    children's pastor

    Virginia recently graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University with a degree in English and now attends Union Presbyterian seminary where she is pursuing a Masters in Divinity. Before serving at Tomahawk, Virginia worked as a youth intern, and on the support ministries team at the BGAV. You can typically find her playing with her two dachshunds, Franklin and Eleanor.