Wake Cross Roads Baptist Church
Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Our Staff


Harry Kennedy

Lead Pastor
In May of 2018, Pastor Harry was confirmed as the Lead Pastor of Wake Cross Roads. His passion for God and His Word is evident in the biblical preaching and teaching of God’s Word and brings a renewed commitment and energy as the church readies itself to respond as the Lord leads. That passion is also evident in his ministry helping people experience and grow in the love and grace of God in Jesus Christ. Pastor Harry’s hope for Wake Cross Roads is to be a people who passionately pursue Jesus Christ with both our minds and hearts while expressing and extending that gospel to the ends of the earth. A native from south Florida, Pastor Harry graduated from the University of Central Florida with a B.S. in Interdisciplinary Studies. He earned his M.A. in Religion, Masters in Religious Education, and Master of Divinity from Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary. He is now a Doctor of Ministry candidate at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary with a focused emphasis in Expository Preaching. Pastor Harry and his wife Tiffany have been blessed with three children Zaley, Kiana, and Quad; and as a family desire to be used in reaching others for Christ. 

Mike Mallett

Counseling / Connections Pastor


Mike Mallett has served on staff at Wake Cross Roads since December 2004. Mike is originally from Chattanooga, TN. He served as an Associate Pastor of Youth and Students for 6 years in Tennessee prior to moving to North Carolina. Upon moving to Wake Forest he completed a Bachelor degree from Southeastern College of Wake Forest and earned a Master degree in Biblical Counseling from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. Mike is a Board Certified Pastoral Counselor through the International Board of Christian Counselors and a member of the American Association of Christian Counselors..
Mike and his wife Karen have two children; son Casey and a daughter Caitlin and one grandson.

Josh Berrus

Discipleship / Worship Pastor
Josh Berrus has been on staff at Wake Cross Roads since May 2013. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Cedarville University, a Master of Arts degree from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, and a Master of Theology degree from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. Before planting roots in the Triangle, he served as a pastor in the Midwest. Josh is married to Liana who is a gifted teacher and musician, and they have two children. His ministry passions include worship, discipleship, teaching, and pastoral care. Josh is grateful to serve the church family at Wake Cross Roads.

Nathan Sweet

Student Pastor
Nathan Sweet has served on staff since August 2014. Nathan is married to Kelli who is an elementary school teacher. They are blessed with their son Jayson. Nathan attended the University of South Carolina where he received a Bachelor degree in Computer Engineering. He moved to North Carolina in 2011 to attend Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary where he received his Master of Divinity and is currently working on his Doctor of Philosophy in Christian Leadership. Nathan has a passion to see people grow in their faith and become active members of the local church. He also desires the church to actively reach the community and world with the gospel of Jesus Christ. 

Kyle Huntsinger

Children's Pastor
Kyle Huntsinger has been the Children's Pastor at Wake Cross Roads since 2017. He holds a bachelors of Arts degree in Christian Ministries with a concentration in Christian Preaching from Anderson University (2013) and a Masters of Divinity in Christian Ministries from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in (2017). Kyle's responsibilities as the Children's Ministry Pastor is discipling parents, kids, and coordinating WCR Kids and other children's programming and events. 
Originally from Woodruff, SC, Kyle now resides in Wake Forest, with his wife Kaylie and daughter Karsyn. 

Amy Braswell

Preschool & The Creator's Kids

Jennifer Brown

Worship / Instrumental Leader

Rodney Harris

Facilities Manager & Recreation Director

Evelyn Pulley

Financial Coordinator

Carol Whiteman

Ministry Program Coordinator

Stephanie Woodlief

Network Administrator / Communications