Our Team

Leadership

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Adam Martin
Pastor of Staff Care and Development

Executive Group

Adam Martin

Pastor of Staff Care and Development

After 15 years with Young Life, Adam sensed a calling to serve the local church and was hired by Seacoast in 2012. With Masters degrees in Pastoral Counseling, Adam serves as the Pastor of Small Group and Counseling Ministries.

Brian Adleman
Campus Pastor

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Brian Adleman

Campus Pastor

Prior to becoming the Irmo Campus Pastor, Brian served as the Custom Student Pastor for the Irmo and Columbia Campuses. He is passionate about helping people find God, grow their faith, discover their purpose, and make a difference.

Chip Judd
Pastor of Leadership Care

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Chip Judd

Pastor of Leadership Care

Chip is a graduate of The Citadel with a Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry and a Masters in Counseling. He has served for over 30 years as a pastor, marriage and family counselor, coach and consultant to leaders, teams, and organizations.

Chris Russo
Campus Pastor

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Chris Russo

Campus Pastor

Chris Russo has been on staff at Seacoast for over 14 years. His greatest passion is motivating and encouraging people in their relationship with Christ.

Garrett Abel
Pastor of Seacoast Music and Worship Development

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Geoff Reppard
Pastor of Seacoast Small Groups & Marriage Ministry

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Greg Surratt
Founding Pastor

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Greg Surratt

Founding Pastor

Greg Surratt is the founding pastor of Seacoast Church, which was planted with the goal of reaching unchurched people in the Charleston area. Greg led Seacoast as it grew from one campus to many, as Seacoast became one of the first churches to pioneer the multi-site approach to the weekend experience.

Jack Hoey III
Director of Creative

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Jason Surratt
Legacy Pastor

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Jason Surratt

Legacy Pastor

Jason has been a part of Seacoast Church since it launched in 1988. He helped the church grow to 12 campuses and was central in transforming their global missions efforts.

Jeff Leinberger
Campus Pastor

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Jeff Leinberger

Campus Pastor

As the North Charleston Campus Pastor, Jeff Leinberger leads and serves the Dream Center with a focus and passion for coming alongside those in need. Jeff and the Dream Center staff help provide basic needs, life skills and education to help equip people for challenges they may face. With great pride, The Dream Center is uniquely united with many…

Jen Cameron
Local Missions Pastor

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Jenna Young
Director of HR

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Jim Fleming
Campus Pastor

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Jim Fleming

Campus Pastor

Jim joined the Manning Campus in 2008, where he now serves as Campus Pastor. He is passionate about helping people find God, grow their faith, discover their purpose, and make a difference.
Jim was raised in Manning, South Carolina and attended Clemson University. He and his wife Paula have two children – Mitch and Leigh. In his off-hours, Jim and Paula love to tend to their farm where they raise cattle.

Jodi McCall
Pastor of Seacoast Missions

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Joey Svendsen
Campus Pastor

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Joey Svendsen

Campus Pastor

As Campus Pastor of the James Island Campus, Joey contributes to and oversees the vision of Seacoast in historic James Island. He is passionate about helping people find the peace and freedom only found in the Creator. He wants to help people recalibrate their faith to shed all religiosity that causes fear and bondage, both foes that Jesus wants us free from.

Jon Hohm
Pastor of Seacoast Student Ministry

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Jon Hohm

Pastor of Seacoast Student Ministry

Jon has been involved in church ministry his whole life, with roles ranging from volunteer, intern, Middle & High School Pastor, and Executive team member. Jon and his wife Kelli have dedicated their lives to helping students find and follow Christ, preparing them for life and a lasting faith.

Josh Surratt
Lead Pastor

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Josh Surratt

Lead Pastor

As Lead Pastor, Josh Surratt is helping Seacoast Church realize God’s vision for what comes next. He is passionate about helping people find God, grow their faith, discover their purpose, and make a difference.

Josh Walters
Executive Pastor of Seacoast Ministries

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Josh Walters

Executive Pastor of Seacoast Ministries

Josh began working at Seacoast Church in 2009 as the Mount Pleasant Campus Program Director for Kidscoast. Since then he has led the Connect and Creative Teams and currently serves as the Executive Pastor of Central Ministries and Mount Pleasant Campus Pastor.

Kathy Roseborough
Pastor of Executive Support

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Kathy Roseborough

Pastor of Executive Support

Kathy was raised in North Carolina and joined the Seacoast team in 2001. With 16 years of experience working at Seacoast, she has served in several roles, most recently as Director of Executive Administration.

Lisa Surratt
Director of Seacoast Culture

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Lisa Surratt

Director of Seacoast Culture

Lisa learned the importance of serving others when she was still young, as her family moved to Charleston shortly after Hurricane Hugo, so that her parents could assist with relief efforts. She is now focused on serving full-time at Seacoast as the Director of Seacoast Culture.

Lynne Stroy
Seacoast Ministries - Executive Assistant

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Margaret Case Little
Executive Director, Comms & Operations

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Margaret Case Little

Executive Director, Comms & Operations

Margaret serves as the Executive Director of Communications & Operations at Seacoast, which includes the Accounting, Business Administration, Creative, Human Resources and Technology teams. She is highly-skilled at transforming teams, developing talent, and leading leaders and is passionate about helping others discover how they are uniquely wired to shape the people, culture and communities they influence.

Matt Benton
Campus Pastor

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Matt Benton

Campus Pastor

After his time in the Navy, Matt attended Moody Bible Institute and Moody Theological Seminary, and returned to Seacoast in 2015.  He has been a Small Group Pastor as well as his current role as Campus Pastor of the Columbia Campus.

Matt Dawkins
Campus Pastor

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Nick Johnston
Managing Director, Finance

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Ross White
Campus Pastor

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Ross White

Campus Pastor

Ross was raised in Greenville and has seen this small town develop into a vibrant city over the years. He is a graduate of Clemson University and Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. He and his family began attending Seacoast in 2003 when the campus was still meeting as a small group. 

Roy Jacques
Campus Pastor

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Roy Jacques

Campus Pastor

Roy has spent all but 12 years of his life in the Lowcountry. His time at Seacoast began in 2007 and has taken him to three Seacoast campuses; West Ashley, Mount Pleasant, and now, Summerville. Roy became the Summerville Campus Pastor on Easter of 2015.

Ryan Scott
Campus Pastor

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Ryan Scott

Campus Pastor

In 2010, Ryan joined Seacoast Church as a Worship Leader at the Summerville Campus, where he later became the Assistant Campus Pastor. This would lead him to his current role as the McClellanville and Online Campus Pastor.

Sam Lesky
Executive Pastor of Campus Operations

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Sam Lesky

Executive Pastor of Campus Operations

Shortly after being invited to Seacoast, Sam and his wife Joan joined a small group and committed their lives to Christ. Since 1998, Sam has served Seacoast in a variety of roles, including Small Group Pastor, Mount Pleasant Campus Pastor, and North Charleston Campus Pastor.

Teddy Winter
Campus Pastor

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Teddy Winter

Campus Pastor

In the words of the great Johnny Cash, Teddy’s childhood can be summed up with “I’ve been everywhere, man.” He’s called Asheville, NC home for over 20 years and after a long season of student ministry in the Asheville area, Teddy joined the Seacoast staff in 2015.

Tim Lindsay
Pastor of Dream Team

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