CB Campano, Congregational Care Coordinator
CB has been on staff at Covenant since June of 2006. CB is married to ruling elder, Frank, and they have a daughter, Elizabeth. CB is passionate about Word and deed gospel ministry. At Covenant, CB is intimately involved with women’s teaching, counseling, discipleship and mercy ministries of the church. In August 2015, CB completed course work required for the Foundations of Biblical Counseling Certificate issued through the Christian Counseling and Educational Foundation (CCEF). Additionally, she attended Union College and Rutgers University and has a degree in Chemical Technology. Prior to joining Covenant’s staff, CB spent many years in laboratory and engineering management.
Katharine Corbin, Organist
Mrs. Kae Corbin is Organist and Director of Ensembles at Covenant since 1984. She is married to Del, and would love to tell you about her ten nieces and nephews. Kae loves to participate in corporate worship as Organist, and encourage music making to the Lord through the Ladies' Ensemble and Wind Ensemble, through organ study and occasional recitals. Kae is a graduate of Canadian Bible College (Bachelor of Sacred Music), Nyack College (Bachelor of Music Education), and Covenant College (Master of Educational Leadership). Hobbies include Ikebana and writing.
Eric Holseth, Director of Music
Eric has been with us since August, 2009. He has loved working with adult, youth and children’s choirs, soloists, handbell choirs and instrumental ensembles for several churches in the Lakeland and Orlando areas before coming to Covenant. He is also a Voice Instructor and Vocal Coach and offers conducting classes at Lakeland School of Music. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Music from Florida State University. His wife, Michelle, holds a Bachelor of Science and Elementary Education from the University of South Florida and teaches Fifth Grade. Eric and Michelle are the proud parents of a son, Christian, and a daughter, Jordan.
Joy-Marie Strawbridge, Girls Discipleship Coordinator and Youth Aid
A Lakeland native, Joy-Marie has attended Covenant her whole life. After volunteering with the youth for many years, she became a member of the staff in 2015. Joy-Marie desires to see the youth of Covenant walk faithfully with the Lord, fellowship with one another, and serve those around them. She graduated from Florida Southern College with a Humanities degree and has experience teaching both middle and high school students. Joy-Marie and her husband, Michael, have four rambunctious children.
Laura Strawbridge, Pastors' Assistant
Lauren Strawbridge, Director of Children's Ministry
Lauren has been attending Covenant since 2001, graduated from the University of Florida with a degree in Family, Youth, and Community Sciences, and has served with children’s and youth ministries at Covenant for several years. Lauren and her husband, Rick, have one son and are expecting a daughter due March 2019. She loves children, especially the ones at Covenant Presbyterian, and desires to assist families with training their children in the nurture and admonition of the Lord. Her prayer is that God will work the truth of His Word way deep down in their hearts so they know and love Him from the earliest age.
Meghan Streets, Director, Child Development Center