Rev. David Brown

Senior Pastor 
David Brown is native to the Lenoir area.After being saved and called into the ministry in 1995, he attended Fruitland Baptist Bible Institute. David has served Caldwell and Yancey Counties in both supply and full time Pastoral ministry. He is proudly married to Sheryl and has 2 sons, Dustin and Seth, daughter in law, Victoria and a beautiful granddaughter, Maci. David enjoys outdoor activities such as hunting and fishing, however his favorite pastime is spending time with his family.
Office Phone: (828) 728-9253

Emily Potter

Director of Music Ministries

Emily joined the staff at North Catawba in January 2016. Emily received her Bachelor of Arts in Music in May 2015, and received a Master of Arts in Teaching in May 2016, both degrees from Lenoir-Rhyne University. At Lenoir-Rhyne, she was active through the A Cappella Choir, NC Teaching Fellows, her sorority, and performing through the fine arts programs.  Emily also teaches K-5 Music at Baton Elementary School. She loves to travel, musical theatre, and Disney World. Emily feels very excited and blessed to be at North Catawba! 


Office Phone: (828) 728-9253


Ingrid Townsend

Church Secretary

Ingrid joined the staff at North Catawba in April 2011. Ingrid and her huband Steve have been married since 1983 and have three children, Steve Hildebran, Scottie Mayfield, and Nichole Turner. She attends Icard Church of God. She has a degree in Information Systems Technology. She enjoys creative writing and teaching. 
Office Phone: 828-728-9253