Lee Hunt

Lead Pastor

Lee came to East River Park in September 2015.  He has over 16 years of ministry experience and has a tremendous passion for preaching and discipleship.  Lee is married to his wife Tiffany and together they have a eleven year old daughter, Maleah.  Lee enjoys spending time with his family, camping, fishing, hiking, and sports.


Email:  Lee@eastriverpark.church

Derek Woodward

Associate & Youth Pastor

Derek came to East River Park in October 2008.  He has over 13 years of youth ministry experience.  Derek has a Bachelor's degree in Biblical Studies from Cincinnati Christian University (2006).  He is married to his lovely wife Nataly and together they have one son.  Derek enjoys coffee, reading, and family time. 


Email:  Derek@eastriverpark.church

Bo McGee

Worship Director

Bo and his family joined East River Park in 2009.  He has a tremendous passion for worship and loves leading our congregation in praise.  Bo is married to his wife Kylie and together they have three daughters.  In his free time, Bo likes to cheer for his daughters on the basketball court, play guitar, and spend time with friends.


Email:  Bo@eastriverpark.church   

Meredith Mangano

Children's Minister

Meredith is the most recent person to join our awesome team and is a newlywed (May 2017).  She is from Bluefield, Virginia and is a Milligan graduate (2016).  Her degree is a Bachelor's of Arts in Biblical Studies with an emphasis in Children's Ministry. Meredith loves teaching kids about Jesus and has a passion for families to grow in Christ.  Meredith enjoys crafting, spending time with her nephew, and playing guitar.


Email:  Meredith@eastriverpark.church

Haley Noe

Office Administrator

Haley is an Elizabethton native.  She joined our team in July 2014.  She studied at East Tennessee State University and is our office ninja.  Haley is married to her husband Josh and together they have one son named Wilson. In her free time, Haley enjoys singing, playing with Wilson, and spending time with close friends.


Email:  Haley@eastriverpark.church