• Pastor Scott & Kelly Carver

    Senior Pastor  |  pastorscott@pvag.net


  • Pastor Joseph & Nancy Trovato

    Pastoral Care  |  pastorjoe@pvag.net


    Serving the Lord for 35 years, Pastor Joe and Nancy have been on staff with Pleasant Valley since May of 2013 serving as Pastoral Care Pastors and heading up the community outreach ministry. 

    Nancy has a BA degree in Psychology and Christian Counseling.

  • Olga Schillinger

    Church Administrator  |  olga@pvag.net


    Olga has worked as the church's administrator since 2003. She has been married to Pete Schillinger for 25 years and have three kids, Sarah, Jonathan and Joshua. She enjoys being a wife, mom, Pastor's helper, and a hairdresser. Most people know how much she loves the hobby of collecting rare teapots that can be used with her loose tea.


    She has served as the Missionettes Coordinator at our church since 2001. She has a passion to teach the young girls about the saving knowledge of Jesus and help them make the right choices in life.

  • Derek & Nadeen Edwards

    Fine Art Directors


    Derek and Nadeen have been serving in music ministry for over 35 years. Their ministry started in Queens, NY.  They have been part of church planting and evangelism in the Poconos since 1990. They are founding music directors of Urbane Gospel Choir at Pocono Mountain School District and the founding directors of East Stroudsburg University Gospel Choir (Voices of Triumph).


    They have been serving as fine art directors at PVAG since 2013. They are in charge of preparing the worship team and band for ministry each week and for managing technical and audio engineers as well as producing special musical events at the church. They are also parents to two beautiful daughters who also serve in the ministry.

  • Samantha Vence

    Creative Director  |  samantha@pvag.net


    Sam has worked as the Creative Director at Pleasant Valley since May, 2017. She graduated in April of 2017 from the University of Valley Forge with a Bachelor's Degree in Digital Media: Graphic Design. She is following God's call for her to use digital media and design within the Church. Sam strives to be a woman of joy in all circumstances, a woman who perseveres under trial, a woman who laughs in the midst of heartache and a woman after God’s own heart.