CORE LEADERS


Brad and Kiki Cooper

Senior Pastors

Brad and Kiki’s Bio

Pastor Brad grew up in Midland, MI and moved to New England to attend high school and then college.  Brad graduated from Boston College in 1995 with a Bachelor of Arts in English.  While at Boston College, Brad met Kiki, a fellow student and later wed in 1995.  The Lord called Brad to full-time ministry in 1996 and pioneered a college ministry at his alma mater.  He started his Masters of Divinity from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary in1998.  Brad has served in ministries and churches in Boston, Sacramento, Charleston, SC and Athens, GA at different seasons as a college campus pastor, youth pastor, a church planter, Lead pastor and community center director before coming to Cornerstone Church of Charleston in 2010.  Brad and Kiki have four young children, Karis, Micah, Joshua and Caleb.  They have lived in the Charleston S.C. area since 2008.  Brad and his family are currently relocating to Houston, TX to pastor Greater Harvest Community Church.

 

Kelly Arnold

Children’s Director

Kelly’s Bio

Kelly grew up in the west suburbs of Chicago IL.  At age 23 she moved to Baton Rouge Louisiana to attend a youth ministry internship at Bethany World Prayer Center.  Once she graduated from the internship she remained in Baton Rouge for another two years.  While living in Baton Rouge she met her now husband Jacob Arnold, who was attended the same internship the following year.  In 2009 she moved to Houston to be closer to Jacob and help serve at Greater Harvest Community Church.  Jacob and Kelly married in November 2011.  Kelly served in the youth ministry for 3.5 years at GHCC before joining the staff as the Children’s Director.  Kelly will graduate in May of 2017 from the University of Houston – Clear Lake with a degree in Interdisciplinary Studies and her certification as a 4-8 teacher.