Leadership

Pastors & Staff

Todd Padgett
Interim Pastor 

Todd Padgett enthusiastically accepted the position as Interim Pastor on May 1, 2022, to become part of the ministry team at Mt. Pisgah.  Having an opportunity to work again with Pastor Paula and continue the momentum of moving the church forward, she and previous Pastor Scott had achieved over the previous ten years was and unexpected blessing.
Todd enjoys meeting new people and engaging in experiences that challenge him to grow.  Todd is a sports fanatic, especially those sports in which his daughter, Bailey, and son, Cooper, play.  He enjoys sci-fi, good music, and movies, which often lend to deep discussions with his wife, Kelly. Todd is always ready to engage with everyone he encounters, by sharing his love of folks and the God that loves them, with hopes of creating a good moment or better day. He has a passion for justice and service to people. He often quotes the ideas from his favorite teachings found in Micah 6:8 and Matthew 22:34-40
Prior to coming to Mt. Pisgah, Todd had spent time in North Carolina, Georgia, and Women United for Youth and Families as a Housing Case Manager.  Todd was originally Tennessee and has degrees from Tennessee, NC State, and a master’s from Mercer’s McAfee School of Theology.

Paula K. McCosh
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Associate Pastor of Family Ministries

Paula was called as our Children & Youth Pastor on Easter Sunday, 2011.  Her energy and creativity have jump started our family ministries.  Prior to joining our staff Paula served as the Children & Preschool Minister at Snyder Memorial Baptist Church, Fayetteville, NC; Co-Pastor of Prospect Hill Baptist Church, Prospect Park, PA; Associate Pastor Intern at First Baptist Church Philadelphia, PA; Pastoral Intern at Narberth Presbyterian Church, Narberth, PA and Children's Program Director at Cedar Campus, Cedarville, Michigan.  Paula's academic preparation for ministry includes a BA from Lawrence University, Appleton, WI; a MDiv from Eastern Baptist Theological Seminary, Philadelphia, PA and a MSW from Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr, PA.  Paula is married to Rev. Scot McCosh, and is the proud Mommy of Kate, a teen aged "wonder-child." When she's not playing with children, Paula enjoys hiking and reading on her Kindle.  

Ms. Kaye Williams 

Office Administrator / Church Secretary 

Kaye joined us in June 2016. and is a member of Highland Presbyterian Church.  She has brought with her a wealth of experience working in Human Relations as well as having served as a Receptionist and Bookkeeper with other Fayetteville organizations.  She is a native of the Fayetteville area and has a love of theater having participated in over a dozen shows at Cape Fear Regional Theater.