Meet the Team

Ted Wood

Senior Pastor

Pastor Ted has been our Senior Pastor since 2013.   Pastor Ted is a native of Florida, and loves Jesus, his wife and family, old cars and the Florida Gators!

Beverly Ingraham

Director of Worship Ministries

Beverly is a native of New Jersey and loves the Florida sunshine, especially in January!  She is married to her soulmate Bob, who works as a chaplain and has two grown children.  She loves her dog, Bailey, and tolerates her cat, Umbie.  She is a HUGE Philadelphia Eagles fan, which will surely create some issues with certain Cowboy fans on the staff during the football season!  Her passion is worshipping Jesus and she loves sharing that passion with the church.

Mark McVige

Director of  Youth & Young Adult Ministries

Mark has served at Community since October of 2020.  He and his wife Maranda are passionate followers of Jesus, and have a huge heart for our youngest disciples.  Mark loves the Florida State Seminoles, the Dallas Cowboys and seeing lives changed for the glory of God!  

Diane Thornton

Director of Ministry & Volunteer Coordination

Diane has been a part of Community Church since 1970, and has served as a volunteer or on staff for most of those years.  She is passionate about Jesus and bringing people together to serve Jesus through outreach and meeting practical needs.  

Doug Eason

Business Administrator

Doug has been the Treasurer of Community Church for over 35 years, and the Business Administrator since 2017.  Doug loves the Florida Gators, good food and his family.  He brings expertise, knowledge and a warm heart to his ministry.

Sue Holland

Administrative Assistant

Sue is a native of New York and loves being a part of our Community Church staff.  She also loves Jesus, her little chihuahua, Buddy, and chocolate!  Sue has a pastor's heart, and spent several years working with and pastoring several United Methodist churches in New York.  She brings her many gifts and talents to the ministry of Community Church.

  Shannon Carrera

Director of Children and Family Ministries

Shannon is passionate about children and families, and she works not only with families in need throughout Seminole County, but ministers every week to bring Jesus and His life into the hearts of our youngest disciples here at Community Church!  She and her husband Christian have two children, Eva and Gabriel.