Member Directory

Andy Clapp is the Co-Editor of Central North Carolina Voice. He is the Senior Pastor at Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Liberty, North Carolina. Andy has authored numerous books and has had over 250 articles published in various publications. He is represented by Cyle Young of Hartline Literary Agency. His passion is to reach people with the Gospel, help them grow into disciples, and to equip them to minister to others. He is married to Crystal and they have two beautiful girls, Cheyenne and Autumn. You can learn more about Andy by visiting his website at http://www.andyclapp.org.

Melissa Cole, also know as "Teal Mom" is the Editor of Central North Carolina Voice and author and food allergy advocate.  She is a devotional writer featured in The Secret Place. Melissa’s writing has also been featured in The Liberty Leader newspaper and The Courier-Times newspaper.  She is a featured blogger and guest blogger on AllergyCloud.com, an allergy resource page.  Melissa also serves as a Sunday School teacher at Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Liberty, NC and has served in many capacities at Mt. Zion, including as the Mothers of Preschoolers leader, a Children’s Church teacher and a Girls in Action leader.  She is currently pursuing a Master of Arts degree in Christian Ministry from Liberty University.  Melissa lives in Central North Carolina with her husband Jon and four wonderful children, Ashlynn, Jonathan, Annemarie and Jaxon. Melissa is represented by Caroline George of Cyle Young Literary Elite.  Follow her blog at MelissaColeAuthor.com.

Lisa Kibler is the Editor of NE Ohio Christian Voice. She is an award-winning writer/blogger and international speaker. She has been published in Celebrate Gettysburg, CBN.com, Refresh Bible Studies Magazine, and contributed to Heart Renovation by Lighthouse Bible Studies. Lisa is president of the Kent, Ohio chapter of Word Weavers, International. and is one of their mentors. She has just completed Someplace To Be Somebody,the memoir of former black nationalist, Pastor Marshall Brandon. Lisa is represented by Hartline Literary Agency. Her website is https://www.lisakibler.com

Michael Foust is the husband of an amazing wife named Julie and the father of four young children. He has covered the intersection of faith and entertainment for more than a decade. Visit his blog, MichaelFoust.com

Connie Clyburn is the Editor of ETN Christian Voice. She is a writer, blogger and published author. She also works with med students as an administrator at a local medical school. When she's not doing all of that, you can find her singing as part of her church worship team - and occasionally at music venues in town. Connie and her husband live in the country, where they enjoy gorgeous sunsets and life with a very spoiled Boxer, a senior Schnauzer, and a T-Rex Yorkie.