Meet The Team
Head Lead & Founder
Hayden is originally from Boiling Springs, South Carolina. He serves as an intern within the local church, leading collegiate students and young professionals. Hayden is currently a senior at Charleston Southern University, and studying Christian Studies. He is the founder and head pastor of Urban Charleston. Hayden is currently serving as a visionary and a teacher within the ministry. His dream is that "college students and young professionals would would fall madly in love with Jesus and make talking about him, with others, apart of their everyday routine."
Executive & discipleship Leader
Eric Addison was originally born in Opelika, Alabama and grew up in Charlotte, North Carolina. Eric is currently a senior at Charleston Southern University studying Christian Studies and minoring in Health Promotion. He serves within the local church as a youth pastor coordinator. Eric currently serves as our Discipleship Pastor and oversees our connection program. His passion is to connect others within our ministry, so others can begin to embark on the journey to grow closer with Christ and their fellow peers. Eric's dream is "to teach, lead and grow individuals to become excellence shepherd servants in the places where they dream and are called to."
Scripture: James 1:27 (ESV)
Associate & women's discipleship Leader
Brooke Monnsen was originally born in Minneapolis, MN. Brooke is currently a junior at Charleston Southern University studying Christian Studies. In addition, Brooke plays Division I NCAA Volleyball. She currently serves at Urban Charleston as our Associate and Women's Discipleship Pastor, helping teach young adults through the Word and real-life situations. Brooke's dream is "to grow in the Word of God in an environment where people will be heard, loved, and above all else, experience the one true gospel."
Scripture: 1 Peter 2: 21 - 25 (ESV)
David Dyer is originally from Augusta, GA. David is currently a senior at Charleston Southern University studying Christian Studies with an emphasis in Biblical Languages, and Minoring in French. David's role is providing proper arrangements for our weekly outreach teams, and serving among the team's gaps. David's dream is ''to ultimately serve the Lord in any capacity possible. Praying towards abroad missions and allowing the Lord to bring about op portunities to glorify him more.''
Scripture: 1 Peter 5: 6 - 7 (ESV)