MEET THE STAFF
Clancy Nixon, Lead Pastor, Rector
Pastor Clancy leads Church of the Holy Spirit. For more detail on his bio, click here. He is married to Ginger, and they live in Broadlands. They have two grown sons, Will and Sam. Clancy casts vision, preaches and teaches, manages the staff, disciples leaders, and does pastoral care and healing ministry. He loves Jesus, and he loves his work! He is a Pittsburgh Steelers fan (don’t hold it against him; he grew up there) and he roots for the Redskins, too. He enjoys life: walks with his wife Ginger, reading C.S. Lewis, and drinking a tasty green smoothie every day. Email: email@example.com
Pastor Dean is an Anglican Priest. He serves in the areas of pastoral care, preaching and teaching, prayer ministry and worship. Dean also leads Worship Equippers for Christ, an interdenominational missions ministry committed to helping equip 21st century Christians to experience life transforming worship that advances the Kingdom of God into the nations of the world by providing special worship celebrations, seminars, workshops, retreats and schools for churches and Christian organizations. Dean and his wife, Glorianne, live in Potomac Falls. They have three grown children and four grandchildren. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Pastor John is an ordained Anglican Deacon who helps with pastoral care. He also assists at the Holy Table during worship services. His office bids him to serve all who are in need, particularly the poor, the sick, and the lonely; widows and orphans; the last, the least and the lost. John is also a home group leader, Bible teacher, and mission leader for our annual trip to the Lacroix New Testament Mission in Haiti. He also ministers to the persecuted church in a Muslim dominated country in the Middle East where he ministers to both Christians and Muslims. John has a heart for Men’s Ministry, and has led many Men’s Retreats. John is gifted in evangelism, administration, and the gifts of the Spirit include miracles, healings, and words of knowledge. He lives in Leesburg and has two married daughters and seven grandchildren. Email Pastor John at email@example.com or call him at 571-577-5765.
Pastor Dave is an Anglican Priest, who ministers to the last, the least and the lost. His wife Carole works with Kairos Prison Ministries in the correctional facilities in Fluvanna, Virginia. He teaches our core curriculum and Bible studies. He leads our church planting effort at Ashby Ponds Retirement Community in Ashburn, leading Bible Studies, prayer meetings, hymn sings, healing services and more. He also leads a home group in Ashburn. You may reach him at firstname.lastname@example.org
Bo Machayo, Senior High Youth Minister
Bo was raised in a Christian home and came to know the Lord at an early age. He graduated from Wake Forest University. For the past five years, he has enjoyed working as a public servant at the White House, Congress, and currently in local government as Chief of Staff to the Loudoun County of Board of Supervisors. As the part-time Senior High Youth Minister for CORE, Bo is passionate about seeing adolescents become life-long disciples to all nations (Matthew 28:19-20). He has worked in student ministry in volunteer capacities for ten years and has coached girls’ basketball teams for five years. He is a firm believer in youth ministry being a catalyst for high schoolers to understand their calling and how to impact different spheres of influences for Christ.
Bo enjoys playing basketball, reading, travelling and going on missions trips. He is the proud eldest son of Enid Mpumwire-Machayo and oldest sibling of four: one younger brother, and two younger sisters, KaYesu and Siima. Contact Bo at Bo@HolySpiritLeesburg.org.
Sara leads our Middle School ministries on Sunday mornings and afternoons, aided by her awesome husband, Keith. She is tireless and cheerful, both important qualities to keep up with this age group! She is a gifted children’s choir leader, and sings with our Praise Band. The Johnsons live in Leesburg and have four children – Derek, Caroline, Julia, and Zachary. Contact Sara at email@example.com.
Terry Johnson, who leads our Children’s Ministry, has an evangelical background from childhood. As she grew up, she was immersed in AWANA, Good News Club, VBS, Child Evangelism Fellowship, Sunday School, Youth Group, and choir. As a graduate of Liberty University, she has years of classroom teaching experience which she brings with her to this position. She is dedicated to helping parents keep their children from falling prey to this world system and encourages a Christian worldview in the children of Church of the Holy Spirit. She loves our children! Terry is single with one adult son, Josh, who lives locally. She loves to read, and be outside in God’s creation. Contact Terry at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bo Cook, Interim Minister of Music
Bo has dedicated his life to the worship of God, and to helping others worship Him in Spirit and Truth. He leads our music ministries, and is also a missionary with WYAM – Loudounburn, which aims to recruit worshipers to praise and pray around the clock locally. He likes to involve our talented youth as singers and musicians in our praise band. He and his wife, Teresa, have four children and they live in Leesburg. Email: email@example.com
Bart is our full-time Administrator, and has responsibility over finance, administration, and facilities. He is also the director of Muintearas House, a discipleship training ministry for men, who live with his family. He lives in Leesburg with his wife Kaia and son Alex. Bart has six children and eight grandchildren. You may reach him at firstname.lastname@example.org or contact him at 703-678-1520
Pam works in the office as Clancy’s assistant and receptionist. Hers is the first smiling face you see when you come into the office! She juggles many responsibilities, including scheduling space use at the Church. Pam lives in Ashburn with her husband, Scott. Her daughters are Sara and Kaylin. You may reach her at email@example.com.
Bobbi does much of the nitty-gritty work behind the scenes to make sure our bills are paid and books balance properly. You can see her on Sundays with her grandson Justin. She lives in Ashburn. You can reach her at 703-726-0777 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ginger Nixon, Communications Coordinator
Ginger Nixon is Clancy’s wife, and she is also our Communications Coordinator. She has a pastor’s heart, and she has much experience in the corporate world in communications. She worked for Price Waterhouse and Freddie Mac before helping Clancy plant Church of the Holy Spirit. She has been deeply involved in women’s ministry, intercession teams, and healiing prayer ministry. She edits the Godsend, our e-newsletter, and oversees this website. She and Clancy have two grown sons, Wil and Sam.