Tee began work as the pastor at Arbor Dale in 2008. He is called by God to preach and teach and care for the congregation. Prior to answering that call Tee served in Baton Rouge, LA at First Presbyterian. He studied at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland (Ph.D.) and at Regent College in Vancouver, BC (Masters in New Testament). He is also a graduate of Wake Forest. He is married to Kathryn and they have two children, Thomas and Sarah.
Youth Ministry Director
Brandon started at Arbor Dale in 2014 after completing a BA in Religious Studies at Appalachian State University. Brandon met Jesus through the ministry of Young Life in high school and volunteered as a Young Life leader at Watauga High School, Avery High School and Appalachian State. Brandon is called to love the youth of the community by living life with them and sharing Jesus with them by meeting kids where they are and becoming a friend and mentor. Currently, Brandon is pursuing his Masters in Divinity at Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary down in Charlotte, NC.
Children's Ministry Director
Rebecca attended King University in Bristol, Tennessee where she graduated cum laude with a degree in Bible and Religion and a concentration in Youth Ministry. While at King, she spent a year interning as full-time youth director and Wednesday Bible Study teacher for Bethel Presbyterian Church in Kingsport, Tennessee. Additionally, Rebecca spent time volunteering with Wyld Life (Young Life's middle school branch) within the Bristol public school system. Since the age of fifteen, Rebecca has been teaching, choreographing, and directing pre-school through adult dancers as a director of her own student company SHINE Dance Ensemble. In 2010 Rebecca assumed her current position as Children's Ministry Director at Arbor Dale Presbyterian Church. Rebecca has enjoyed writing and creating curricula and projects for Children's Church, Sunday School, and Vacation Bible School inspired by her adventures with her children: Ian, Eli, and Ari. Since September of 2016, Rebecca has been enjoying her new role as Matthew White's wife and part-time mom to her stepchildren, Makailah and Landon.