Meet the Lakeside

Church staff

Lakeside is a church that values relationships.  We have a tradition of consistency in pastoral leadership which allows us to develop meaningful and lasting relationships in our congregation and within the Rocky Mount community.  Our ministry team works to share Lakeside's vision of worship and ministry and empower our church family to live out their faith outside the walls of the church.  Here's your chance to get to know us a little better. 

  • Elizabeth J. Edwards, 

    Associate Minister

    Elizabeth has led Lakeside's youth and education ministries since 2002. She can be reached by email at

  • James Mauk,

    minister of music

    James joined the Lakeside staff as our Minister of Music in July 2022.  He can be reached by email at

  • Susan Skinner,

    Senior Adult Director

    Susan has led Lakeside's Senior Adult programs since 2005.  She can be reached at

  • Elizabeth Broomell (Liz),

    Administrative Assistant

    Liz joined the Lakeside staff in 2015.  Her email address is

  • Rachel Holloman,

    Preschool director

    Rachel has been the director of the Lakeside Preschool since 2017.  She can be reached by email at

  • Cindy Davis,


    Cindy has served as Lakeside's Custodian since August 2023.