Meet the team

Michael Talley

Lead Pastor
Michael loves all things Kentucky Basketball. Prior to ministry he served eight years as an officer in the United States Air Force. He has a Doctorate in Leadership and a Master of Divinity.  He has a passion for helping people truly live a life devoted to Jesus.

Katie Wilkerson

Family Discipleship Curriculum and Training Coordinator
Katie is a wife and a mom of three boys. She loves playing sports and exploring the outdoors. She has a degree in Middle Grades Education. She enjoys helping others grow in their relationship with Jesus. 

Rachel Williamson

Culture and Operations Director 
Rachel loves to spend time with her husband, RJ, sipping Starbucks or planning her next home project. Rachel has a background in business management and working with church operating systems. She also is passionate about nutrition and health, and helping others learn to  grow  in their relationships physically and spiritually.  Rachel is a level 3 Comprehensively Certified Peak Pilates Instructor and has been teaching since 2016. 

Valerie Cunningham 

Worship Director
Valerie is a wife and mom of three girls. Her and her husband are native to Colorado. She holds a Bachelor of Music Education degree and has taught choir as well as led a few different worship teams. She's excited to be joining Church 8025, the community as well as the mission. 

Dale Talley

Guest Services Director
Dale is a mom of four rambunctious kiddos and happily married for 19 years. Dale loves a good book, football season and traveling to new places. 

Joe Caum

Discipleship and Groups Pastor
Joe's favorite things is to spend time outdoors with his family. Camping, hiking and kayaking are just a few of his hobbies. A graduate of Liberty University, Joe's heart is to help people become fully devoted followers of Jesus. 

This Could Be You

Student Director
We are currently looking for the right person to pour into the amazing young people God has brought to Church 8025. If you are interested please email

This Could Be You

Church Plant Resident
If you are interested in Church Planting we have a program to walk with you as explore what God may be calling you to