We have a wonderful team of committed, passionate, and talented staff members! Read on below…

McKinna Daugherty

Pastor McKinna has been at Altoona Christian Church since May of 2015. She is an ordained minister in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) and a former Lilly Resident Minister at Central Christian Church in Lexington, Kentucky. She received her B.A. in Vocal Music and Religious Studies from Texas Christian University (2010), and her M.Div from The University of Chicago Divinity School (2013) where she was a Disciples Divinity House Scholar and served as the Chapel Coordinator for a year. In her free time, she enjoys being outside (camping, hiking, canoeing, etc.) and traveling.

Jody Purdie

Jody joined ACC’s staff in February of 2015. Her office hours are from 8 a.m. – 1 p.m., Monday through Thursday. She is available by appointment on Fridays. If you have questions about reserving our space, scheduling an event, or submitting to our newsletter, please contact Jody.

Rebecca Kerr

Rebecca is a professional nursery worker and our young children LOVE spending time with her! She provides care for infants through age 6 during our 10:15 a.m. service, and brings them into the sanctuary for Children’s Moment. She arrives at church by 9:30 a.m. so children of choir members and those attending a class can have child care.

Stephanie Hosier

A life-long member of Altoona Christian Church, Stephanie Hosier assumed the duties of Wedding Coordinator in 2011. Stephanie is an active member and leader in the church, having held a wide variety of positions including youth sponsor, Board Moderator, and Elder. With a 20-year career in commercial interior design, Stephanie brings an eye for detail and a talent for organization to her role as Wedding Coordinator.