Our Leadership Team

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Rob Connelly

Pastor-Elder

Rob is originally from Martinsville, and is a 2001 graduate of Martinsville High School. Rob and Ashley met while they were students at James Madison University and have four children. While living in Harrisonburg, Rob served on staff with a new church plant. After graduating from JMU with a B.A. in Philosophy and Religion, Rob served on staff of a church in Louisa, VA. The family relocated to Wake Forest, NC in 2008 so that Rob could pursue further education, and in 2012 he earned a M.Div. from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. During his time in Wake Forest, Rob also served as Director of Communications and Technology for North Wake Church.