Executive Presbyters

Loraine R. Taylor

 A member of the Appalachian Ministry Network Presbytery for several years, Reverend Loraine Taylor has aided many churches in transition. She was previously the presbyter of the Blue Ridge-Metro Section. She has also served as a
General Presbyter of the Assemblies of God.
Reverend Taylor has planted thee churches and is the founding pastor of Grace Assembly of God in Catawba, Virginia, where she resides with her husband Willis.

Brad W. Puckett

Prior to his role as Executive Presbyter, Reverend Brad Puckett served as Presbyter of The Appalachian North Section. He has also served on the Network Finance Committee, Men’s Ministry leadership team and is an instructor for Appalachian District School of Ministry. Brad received his degree in Biblical Studies from Trinity Bible College.
Reverend Brad and his wife, Rev. Bethany Puckett, reside in Parkersburg, West Virginia where they currently pastor Parkersburg First Assembly of God.