Pastoral Staff Bios
Carl D. Robbins
Carl is a native of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, and a graduate of Crichton College and Covenant Theological Seminary. He has served churches in South Carolina, Oklahoma and Nevada. Pastor Robbins has been serving as the Senior Pastor of WRPC since 2000. In addition, Carl has served on the boards of crisis pregnancy centers, Christian schools and seminaries. He has spoken to college groups, medical school forums, state legislative groups, seminary chapels and church conferences. His special passion is training pastors in developing countries, from Hungary and Bulgaria to Brazil and Peru. Carl and his wife Sandy were married in 1980 and are the parents of three, believing adult children: John and his wife DeAnna, grandson Brayden Michael and granddaughters, Emmie Ruth and Maggie Grace (Tupelo, MS at Lawndale Presbyterian); James and his wife Megen, grandsons Jack William and Joseph Carl, and granddaughter Lainey Janice (Rock Hill, SC at Ebenezer Presbyterian); and Sarah and her husband Andrew Holmes and their son Joshua David (Charlotte, NC at Uptown Presbyterian). Carl and Sandy enjoy walking their beloved Golden retriever Ellie Mae, OU football, and the beach....any beach, any time.
Associate Pastor for Pastoral Care & Counseling
Dan is a native of Detroit, Michigan; a graduate of Hillsdale College in Michigan and Greenville Presbyterian Theological Seminary. Dan has worked in the financial world as a CPA and controller as well as in international business and sales. In 1995 Dan entered into the ministry in a Florida church as Sr. High and Singles Pastor. In 2001 he was brought on staff at Woodruff Road. Dan and his wife Christy have two daughters, Anna and Jenna and two sons, Will and Wyatt.
Associate Pastor to Families & Youth
Scotty is a native of Santa Anna, Texas. He graduated from the United States Air Force Academy in 1994 and completed his Masters of Divinity at Greenville Presbyterian Theological Seminary in 2005. Scotty’s Air Force service of eleven years included time as a Security Forces Officer protecting nuclear weapons and also instructing at Officer Training School before being called into pastoral ministry. Scotty started as an intern for WRPC in 2004 and began working full time in 2005. He and his wife Kerry have been married since 1995 and are parents of three children, Clayton, Avery, and Grace.
Music Ministry Director
Dan Leach was born and raised in Hampton, Virginia. He graduated from Bob Jones University with degrees in music education (B.S.), church music (M.Mus.), and divinity (M.Div.). Dan served in Virginia for two and a half years in his home church as church music director and Christian school music teacher. Currently, he teaches music in Greenville County Schools. Dan and his wife Ying Xue were married in 2004 and have three lovely daughters, Christina, Abigail and Eleanor.