Our Team

Jeff McIntosh
Kidz Pastor

jmcintosh@rfachurch.org | Phone: 919-781-3249

Pastor Jeff serves as Children's Pastor at RFA Church. Jeff has over 20 years experience in children's ministry and holds ministerial credentials with the Assemblies of God. He began serving in children's ministries at rfa in 1999 and joined the staff in 2004. It is Pastor Jeff's passion that kids love to come to church and that they have a personal relationship with their Creator. He also seeks to encourage others to step out in faith and realize their gifts and passions by serving in ministry. Jeff currently focuses on mentoring and coaching others to be bold and minister to kids in the power of the Holy Spirit.

Pastor Jeff and his wife, Liz, have been married since 1986 and have two grown children; Rachel and Patrick.

Michael Chattin
Assistant Kidz Pastor

mchattin@rfachurch.org | Phone: 919-781-3249

Pastor Mike serves as Assistant Children's Pastor at RFA Church. Mike's journey is a Timothy story raised up by and through the local church. Michael started attending RFA Church in Raleigh, NC in 2010. At the time, Michael was a Systems Engineer with Verizon. After only a few months, Michael started serving in the Children’s Ministry. Over the years, Mike has served as Service Supervisor, Children’s Pastor Intern, Kidz Week Director, and Elementary Director.  In 2017, Michael left RFA Church and accepted a position as Children's Pastor in Houston, TX.  With the incredible growth at RFA Church, Mike was able to return home and accepted the new position as Assistant Kidz Pastor.   Mike's heart and passion is for kids to know the saving grace of Jesus and to see them grow in a close relationship with their Savior.
Pastor Mike and Tracy have been married since 2009. They have two children; Rachel and Luke.

Vickie Nusz
Kidz Volunteer Coordinator

vnusz@rfachurch.org | Phone: 919-781-3249

Originally from Naples, Florida, Vickie has been attending RFA church since moving to the Raleigh area in 2007, and joined the RFA Kidz staff in 2017. She began volunteering in children’s ministries in middle school, and has been serving and working with kids both locally and around the world ever since.  Having accepted Christ as her Savior as a young girl, when her Sunday School teacher presented the gospel, Vickie has a heart to show God’s love to kids of all ages and help them to learn to love God and live for Him. Outside of church, she loves to spend time outdoors, hiking, kayaking, camping and just taking time to appreciate the beauty of the world around us.  She enjoys the mountains and the beach, exploring and seeing new things, spending time with close friends and family and traveling to new places.

Valerie Clade
Kidz Volunteer Coordinator

vclade@rfachurch.org | Phone: 919-781-3249

Valerie joined the RFA Kidz staff in 2017. She has over 15 years of experience in kids ministry. Outside of ministry she enjoys homeschooling her kids, spending time with friends and family, crafting, cooking, exploring new restaurants and shopping.  Valerie has a Bachelor of Arts in Human Resource Management from Cedarville University in Ohio. 


Valerie and her husband, Bob, have been married since 1994 and have 4 children; Zachary, Danielle, Christopher and Joshua.

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