Department Leaders

Julie Long

Julie Long was raised in Pakistan by her missionary parents, Garry and Susan Tracy. She later graduated with honors in suburban St. Louis where the Tracy’s now pastor at New Life Center. With a heart for ministry, Julie abandoned secular ambitions to pursue a higher calling completing theological studies at Northeast Christian College and Gateway…

Kent MacKay

Born and raised in Boiestown, New Brunswick, Pastor MacKay studied Theology at Northeast Christian College in Fredericton and graduated in 2008, and has been heavily involved in ministry since 2005. He served as assistant/youth pastor at Nashwaak Valley Pentecostal Church in Taymouth from 2006 until he became lead pastor at UKC in 2013. He met…

Lloyd Taylor

Rev. Lloyd Taylor was born and raised in the province of New Brunswick. He was married to Kimberely Townes in 1984 and graduated from N.C.C. (then U.P.B.I.) in 1985. He assisted and was bi-vocational in ministry for a number of years until embarking into full time ministry as an evangelist in 1994. In that capacity…

Mike Wittmeier

Rev. Michael Wittmeier has been the Director of Atlantic Kids since 2009, overseeing Children’s Ministry programming for New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland/Labrador. He was the Atlantic Kids Secretary for 3 years prior to being elected as director, and has also served in district and sectional committees and in the Youth Departments of the…

Paul Thornton

Paul was born in Fredericton New Brunswick on December 14, 1984 and grew up in Temperance Vale, NB. He graduated from Nackawic High School in 2002 and has completed three years of Bible School at Northeast Christian College where he obtained a Diploma in Biblical Theology. In 2008 Paul was elected as Section 2 youth…