Bo Prosser email
Originally from Milledgeville, Georgia, Bo Prosser, EdD, holds two Masters degrees in Theology and in Christian Education from Southern Seminary (Louisville, KY). His Doctoral work in the area of Adult Education is from North Carolina State University where his dissertation focused on the use of humor to teach. Bo has done post-doctoral work at the University of Georgia and Oxford University in Oxford, England.
An Adult Educator for over 30 years, Bo has been sharing his brand of love and laughter with churches, corporate clients and adult learners all across our country. He has written seven books, over fifty articles and contributed chapters to numerous titles on leadership, creativity, humor and learning. His work with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship takes him across the nation consulting with local congregations and sharing with congregational leaders.
He has taught courses in Christian Education and Congregational Leadership at several seminaries and theological schools across the CBF landscape. His career also includes radio sports announcer, author, singer/songwriter, speaker, motivator and corporate trainer.
Dr. Prosser joined Providence as Interim Pastor in March 2018 and is actively guiding us through an exciting planning and visioning process. He's married to Gail and they have two adult daughters and two sets of twin grandchildren! In addition to collecting Coca Cola memorabilia and old baseball cards, Bo plays guitar and has performed original songs at the world famous Bluebird Café in Nashville.
David Woody email
Minister of Faith Development
Woody grew up in the mountains of Asheville, NC, earned a BA in History from Furman University and MDiv from the Baptist Theological Seminary in Richmond.
Prior to coming to Charleston, he served as Youth Associate at First Baptist Church, Greenville, SC and as Minister with Youth and Families at Providence Baptist Church, Charlotte, NC. His responsibilities at Providence include Youth, Education, Missions, and "other activities deemed necessary."
"I love it when people gain an understanding of the gospel or of God in a way that is real and tangible. I try hard to make bridges so that the gap between us and God is as narrow as possible. Some days I succeed and other days people wonder what I tried to do. Regardless, the journey is fun I enjoy walking with people as we all seek a closer relationship with God and with each other."
Woody enjoys cycling, watching and participating in sports, writing, and reading. He is married to Kristen and he loves spending time with his children--Brooks, Blair, Sarah, and Matthew.
David A. Richardson email
INTERIM Minister of Music
David was raised in Huger, SC and has been teaching for a decade in Dorchester School District Two Schools as Director of Choral Activities at Summerville High School. Additionally, he is an Adjunct Professor of Music Education in the Master of Arts in Teaching Choral Music program at the College of Charleston.
David has served as choral clinician/guest conductor for many elementary, middle, and high school and church choirs throughout the Southeast. Before arriving at Providence, he served several churches and denominations in the Charleston area as Organist/Director of Music, Interim Director of Music, and Director of Children and Youth Choirs.
David earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Choral Music Education with an emphasis in Voice from Charleston Southern University and his Master of Music degree with a concentration in Choral Music Education from Kent State University.
Pamela Brunson email
Pamela is a native Charlestonian and graduate of Middleton High School. With a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education from Furman University, she has taught middle school music and chorus for over 30 years and is currently the chorus teacher at Laing Middle School in Mount Pleasant. Pam and her husband Scott have been married for nearly 34 years and have an adult daughter Caitlyn, who lives in Palm Beach County, Florida.
Pam grew up and was baptized at Ashley River Baptist Church. She has served in the music ministry of several churches including music staff with husband Scott for 19 years at Hibben United Methodist Church. She has served as organist at Providence since 2016.
Brandy Mullins email
CHILDREN’S ministry associate
Brandy Mullins grew up in a military family and has lived all over; but she considers Mississippi to be her home state. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Microbiology from Mississippi University for Women and a Master of Divinity from Baptist Seminary of Kentucky. Brandy is a Board Certified Chaplain and served as a Pediatric Staff Chaplain at Texas Children’s Hospital.
“Working with children is such a powerful experience. The insight that they provide and the capabilities that they possess are world-changing. I regularly find myself understanding God more clearly through a conversation with a child. I am excited to have the opportunity to encourage and empower children to be fully themselves and fully engaged in the world around them.”
Brandy loves books, nature, musical theater and travel, but her favorite thing to do is spend time with her family – her husband, Billy, and their three children, Laurel, Connor and Mason.
Anne Lynch email
Director, Providence Preschool
Originally from Greenville, SC, Anne is a Furman University graduate with a degree in Early Childhood Education.
Prior to leading the team at Providence Preschool, Anne taught elementary and preschool for 12 years in both SC and NC. Additionally, she has worked as a teacher to special needs children at a pediatric rehabilitation facility and taught 4K at a local church preschool.
“My oldest son is on the high-functioning end of the Autism spectrum. He has his share of challenges both at school and in social situations but is a unique and special soul. He and his brother are the apples of my eye! As a member of Providence Baptist Church, my vision for Providence Preschool is that it will continue being a program that lovingly encourages and teaches children in the tender years before Kindergarten and that fills them with God’s love.”
Away from work, Anne loves to play with her 2 sons (ages 13 and 11), read, cook, travel and spend time outdoors.