Sam was Ordained an Elder in the United Methodist Church in 2012. He has a bachelor's degree from the University of Tennessee and a Master's in Divinity from Asbury Theological Seminary. Pastor Sam is active in Holston Conference youth, camping, young adult ministries and advocacy. Pastor Sam joined the ministry team at Mountain View in July 2014, bringing with him a heart's desire for worship, missions, and making connections with people.
Child Choir & Handbell Director
Tonni graduated from Butler University with a music education degree. She has over 30 years of experience in public school teaching in Indiana, Arizona, Texas, and Tennessee, and has taught grades Pre-K through 12. She is currently teaching grades K-4 at Mt. Carmel Elementary School in Hawkins County. Her church music experience includes directing and accompanying choirs and instrumental groups of all ages, and serving as a vocal and piano soloist. She and her husband Ken have one son, Todd, who attends Butler University.
Donna grew up in Kingsport and graduated from East Tennessee State University with a bachelor's degree in Business Administration. Donna and her husband, David, have two grown sons. They are active members of Mountain View and enjoy camping and other outdoor activities.
Day School Director
Darla Harlow/Teresa Blair
Director of Music
Nancy joined the Mountain View ministry team in November 2017.