Meet The Staff

Chris & Rachel Fletcher

Lead Pastor

Chris Fletcher is the Lead Pastor of Manna Church in Fayetteville/Ft. Liberty. He is married to Rachel and the couple has four children. Chris has a B.A. in Music Performance from Campbell University and an M.A. in Christian Leadership from Grace College of Divinity (now Manna University). He is the Vice President of the Fayetteville Soccer Club and a staff coach at the Villareal Force Soccer Academy.

Jonathan & Heather Fletcher

Teaching Pastor

Jonathan Fletcher is the Teaching Pastor at Manna Church in Fayetteville. He also is a part of the Lead Team for Manna Church. Previously, Jonathan served as the Lead Pastor for Manna Church in Fuquay-Varina, NC. In addition to serving in the church, he has had experience holding board positions in a number of non-profits. He has served as the President of the Board of Directors for the Angier Chamber of Commerce, founding board member for the Rick Herrema Foundation (a charity supporting military families), and as an executive member of the board for Grace College of Divinity, now Manna University (where he chairs the Academic Committee).

Jonathan was educated at Campbell University. He has written for CityView Magazine and ABHE’S Journal of Contemporary Theological Studies.

Jonathan is married to his wife Heather, and they have seven children.

Michael & Laura Fletcher

Multiply Pastor

Michael Fletcher served Manna Church as Senior Pastor for 40 years. In that time, the church grew from 350 to over 8,000 attenders in 2019. Coupling sound biblical teaching with relevant, practical application and cutting edge outreach, Michael and the pastoral staff have worked to create a culture that advances the Kingdom of God “across the street” and around the globe (actively engaged in 63 countries). Michael’s heart is not only to see God’s people equipped to change their world, but also for the planting of churches with the same world-changing vision. Under Michael’s leadership, Manna has helped to plant over 100 churches to date and is presently engaged in planting a version of Manna Church near every U.S. military base in the world.

Michael has authored seven books to include Building Successful RelationshipsHow to Get PromotedOvercoming Barriers to Church Growth and most recently, Empowering Leadership.

Michael and his wife Laura married in 1979 and live in Fayetteville, NC. They have eight children and 25 grandchildren (and counting). In their spare time, they both enjoy training and competing in endurance sports, with over 27 marathons (Michael), 22 marathons (Laura), three Ironman finishes (Michael) and a 50- and a 75-mile Ultra Marathon finish (Laura) to their credit.

Lead Team

Anna Wiggins

Executive Place Site Director

Justin Crowther

Executive Pastor of Finance

James Lewis

Executive Pastor

Site Leadership

Todd Capen

Anderson Creek Site Pastor

Jeff Christensen

Manna Care & Ramsey St. Site Pastor

Nick Ertel

theEXPERIENCE College Internship & Hope Mills Site Pastor

Andrew Sutton

Raeford Site Pastor

Juan Bermúdez

Pastor de Servicio en Español

David Michalski

Cliffdale Site Director

Anna Wiggins

Executive Place Site Director


Alvaro Misericordia

Video Director

Ben Goodman

Pastor of Leadership Development, Prayer, and Prophetic Ministry

Brett Chivers

Directory of Residency

Bryson Hopkins

SERVE Team Director

Carrie Daws

Ministry Analyst

Christian Reites

Assistant to Live Services Director

Cory Lamkins

Dream Center Services Assistant

Daniel Colby

Hospitality Team

Debbie Davis

Manna Dream Center Office Administrator

Dee Bowie

theEXPERIENCE College Internship Director

Ethan Fillinger

Worship Administrative Assistant

Faith Malua

Infuse Administrative Assistant

Jordan Gill

Missions and Outreach Director

Jordan Tate

Worship Director of Media

Judd Henderson

Manna Kids Director

Katelyn Fletcher

Creative Coordinator

Katie Cline

Central Worship Coordinator

Kimiko Gray

Cliffdale Site Admin Assistant

Kyle Motley

Maintenance Manager

Lauren Fletcher

Executive Administrative Assistant

Laurie Jones

Human Resources Administrative Assistant

Lilly DiPietro

Hospitality Shift Supervisor

Lynnette JonPaul

Human Resource Director

Margaret Pereida


Melissa Boyer

Operations Director

Michael Damato

Cliffdale Site Outreach Director

Michael Krieg

Cliffdale Site Small Groups Director

Michael Wiggins

Connections Pastor

Michelle Bushrod

Multi-Site Admin Assistant

Natalie Solano

Manna Kids Administrative Assistant

Nathalia Ortiz

Outreach and Missions Admin Assistant

Nicole Hutchinson

Live Service Producer

Pat Patton

Multiply Assistant

Ray Warren

Pastor of Counseling

Richard Newton

Facilities Manager

Rose McWilliams

Benevolence Coordinator

Sabrina Bentley-Thompson

Manna Kids Cliffdale Site Director

Samuel Fletcher

Manna Students Director

Sanghyun Kim

Central Live Production Director

Sonia Salazar

Dream Center Community Store Assistant Manager

Stephanie Boegel

Video Editor

Stephen Love

Worship Director of Development

Suzie Williams

Bookkeeping Assistant

Tammy Logan


Tauri Maldonado

Manna World Café Manager

Tommy Cartwright

Missions/Outreach Pastor and Manna Dream Center Director

Victor JonPaul

Dream Center Community Store Director

Wayne Tate

Legends Pastor