MNA Disaster Response Staff

ARKLIEArklie Hooten
MNA Disaster Response and ShortTerm Missions Director
Ph: 678-294-3011
Arklie and his wife Katherine live in Elizabethton TN and worship at Memorial PCA where he currently serves as a Ruling Elder. He has been leading the ministry of MNA Disaster Response since 2005, overseeing the growth and development of staffing, volunteer training and mobilization, a DR warehouse, and the Sheds of Hope project.
Sherry Lanier
MNA Disaster Response and ShortTerm Missions Facilitator
Ph: 678-294-3012
Sherry and her husband Steve live in Jackson MS, where Steve serves on the pastoral staff of Redeemer PCA, and she is involved in women’s ministries both on a local and national level with the PCA. Sherry attended Bellhaven College and RTS, and has been serving with MNA Disaster Response since 2005, starting as a volunteer before coming onto full-time staff. She oversees all volunteer mobilization, communications and administrative support.
Lauren Ammons
MNA Disaster Response Administrative Assistant, Volunteer Scheduling
cell: 601-540-6162
MNA Disaster Response administrative assistant Lisa HellierLisa Hellier
MNA Disaster Response Administrative Assistant
cell: 478-361-1186
Lisa and her husband, Jim, live in Flowood MS where Jim works with Potlatch Corporation and Lisa serves with the PCA national women's ministry team as a trainer. They are members at Redeemer PCA in Jackson MS and have three sons--Nate is a freshman at Mississippi State; Matthew is serving in the United States Marine Corps; and Samuel is a high school freshman. Lisa joined the MNA Disaster Response Ministry Team as the administrative assistant in August 2016.
MNA Disaster Response Specialist, South Atlantic Region (position open)
Contact Arklie Hooten
Ph: 678-294-3011
Andy EisenbaumAndy Eisenbraun
MNA Disaster Response Specialist, Midwest
Ph: 314-225-6689
Andy and his wife Holly reside in St. Louis MO where the are members of New City Fellowship PCA. He grew up in the PCA, attended Covenant College and came on staff with MNA Disaster Response in 2012 after having served as a volunteer and key leader. He serves as the Regional Specialist for Chicago Metro, Central Indiana, Illiana, Northern Illinois, and Missouri Presbyteries.
Marty Huddleston
MNA Disaster Response Specialist - Logistics

Marty and his wife Beth grew up attending Presbyterian churches and met as students at Belhaven University in Jackson MS. Marty, a PCA Deacon, and Beth live in Sevierville TN and are long- term members of Evergreen PCA. They are the parents of four grown children — Megan, Andrew and wife Ashley, Rachel and husband Craig, and Sarah.
Mike KennamerMike Kennamer
MNA Disaster Response Specialist, TAG
Charles H. Jones Family Disaster Response Center Manager
cell: 256-899-4966

Mike and his wife Trisha live in Henagar, Alabama. Mike, who is a licensed paramedic, serves as an administrator at a local community college and Trisha is a jewelry artist and volunteers with animal rescue. Mike has been a PCA ruling elder since 2006 and he and Trisha have been involved in disaster response since 2005, when their family served in Biloxi and Bay Saint Louis after Hurricane Katrina ravaged the Gulf Coast. They organized and managed disaster response efforts for sixteen months after deadly tornadoes ripped through their area in April 2011.

Mike and Trisha attend Grace Community, a PCA church plant in Trenton, Georgia. They have three grown sons.
ricklenzRick Lenz
MNA Disaster Response Specialist, South Central Region
Ph: 817-690-8107
Rick and his wife Shirley live in Frisco, TX, and attend Christ Community Church of Frisco (PCA). Rick is a retired Air Force Lieutenant Colonel serving 23 years and was a Financial Advisor for seventeen years. He was at Keesler AFB, MS, during Hurricane Camille and was part of the response team. He started with MNA Disaster Response in 2008 during the Iowa Flooding disaster as a volunteer and became a specialist in July 2010. He has developed a disaster response preparation plan for presbyteries and churches, and serves as a regional specialist for Houston Metro, North TX, and South TX Presbyteries.
keithperryKeith Perry
MNA Disaster Response Specialist, Florida
Ph: 321- 725-7228
Cell: 321- 431-7260
Keith and his wife Marianne reside in Melbourne FL where they attend Covenant PCA. Keith began serving with MNA Disaster Response as a volunteer in 2004, served as a Key Leader during the response to Hurricane Katrina, setting up food distribution and establishing worksites, and has been instrumental in the development of disaster response training materials for local churches and key leaders. He currently serves the state of Florida as a regional specialist.
Evan Scroggs
MNA Disaster Response Specialist, Gulf Coast
Mark WillettMark Willett
Disaster Response Specialist, Mid-Atlantic
Mark and his wife, Yvonne, reside in Hopewell VA and ar members of the West Hopewell PCA, where Mark is a deacon. He works with the VA State Police and is an EMT. Mark serves as the regional specialist for Chesapeake, Heritage, James River and Potomac Presbyteries and is available to assist member churches in pre-disaster planning and training and development of traveling disaster response teams.