Our Staff

Meet the people who minister to our Church Family.

Rev. Avery Dixon Rev. Avery Dixon
Pastor

Rev. Derek WallRev. Derek Wall
Associate pastor
Originally from Greensburg, LA. Derek now lives in Satsuma, LA. Derek is a graduate of Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond, LA, where he earned a BA in history. Derek Also received his master's degree from New Orleans ... view details
Office Phone: 225 294-5536
Email: derek@pumpkincenter.org

Rev. Nicholas Varnado Rev. Nicholas Varnado
Music Minister

Nicholas is a native of Denham Springs, LA and is a graduate of Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond, LA. He and his wife Jamie (from the Middle Georgia area) have been married since 2006 and have served churches full time in Missouri, ... view details
Office Phone: 225 294-5536
Email: nvarnado@hotmail.com

Rev. Dustin Pierce Rev. Dustin Pierce
Youth Minister

Dustin is originally from Batesville, Mississippi and is currently attending New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary in New Orleans, Lousiana. He is currently in the process of earning his Master's Degree in Biblical Studies. Dustin ... view details
Office Phone: 1225 294-5536
Email: dustinpierce2016@gmail.com

Sandy Berthelot Sandy Berthelot
Administrative Assistant

Hello! My name is Sandy Berthelot, and I’m very excited to be your administrative assistant. I grew up in a small town right alongside the Mississippi River called Destrehan. While attending Southeastern Louisiana University, where ... view details
Office Phone: 225 294-5536
Email: tbc@pumpkincenter.org