Pastors & Staff


Our staff work full time to provide support for every facet of Centerpointe Church.  Without these faithful servants, much of what we experience on a weekly basis just wouldn't be possible.


Office Hours:

Monday - Thursday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm



Dr. Keith G. Edwards

Lead Pastor

Pastor Keith became the lead pastor of Centerpointe Church on March 20, 2011. He and his wife, Esther, were married in 1988 and have four daughters: Stephanie, Brittany, Kristi, and Melanie. He has served as a youth pastor, music pastor, associate pastor, and senior pastor. He also served as a church-planting director for the Assemblies of God. His most recent ministry was at Trinity Assembly of God in Lutherville, Maryland, where he served as the Pastor of Discipleship/Ministries/Missions.
Keith has a Bachelors Degree from Valley Forge Christian College, a Masters Degree from the Assemblies of God Seminary and a Doctorate of Ministry from Regent in 2006. Keith also coaches and consults with other pastors and churches.
Esther is the Connect Pointe Director helping connect everyone to Centerpointe.



David Baltes

Discipleship Pastor

Dr. David and Treva Baltes, along with their daughter Eva, will serve as our Pastor of Discipleship. This involves overseeing the kids staff and leading
the small groups (Life Groups) ministry. Pastor David Baltes comes to Centerpointe Church with over 25 years of ministry experience. He has served as a Student Ministry Pastor, Christian School Administrator, and Adult Ministries Pastor. David and Treva have traveled together singing and speaking in a variety of ministry contexts. In November of 2010 they completed their international adoption journey and welcomed Eva Monet Jiawan into their family. David is a graduate of Valley Forge Christian College, Westminster Theological Seminary, and Biblical Seminary.


Brandon Horst

Children's Pastor

Pastor Brandon and Hannah, along with their adorable daughter Emery, serve as our Kids and Family Pastors. After graduating from Central Bible College, Brandon and Hannah married and set off for a year long adventure teaching English in South Korea. Upon their return, they became licensed with the Assemblies of God and began serving at CP where they are passionate about partnering with and discipling families.


Erivan Marques

Brazilian Church Pastor

Pastor Erivan Marques has been married to Vania since 1989. They have 3 daughters: Jessica, Victoria and Jennifer. He has served as the Young Adults Pastor of Nova Assembleia de Deus no Brasil, (New Assembly of God in Brazil) and later became the Co-Pastor of that same church. He came to USA in June 1999; as part of the Assemblies of God Brazilian District, he was ordained pastor and acknowledged by the Assemblies of God in Springfield, MO in the year of 2000. From 1999 to March of 2008 he served as a co-pastor of a Brazilian Assembly of God. He arrived at Centerpointe Church in September of 2008 where he founded New Life in Christ Ministry, which is today the Brazilian congregation of Centerpointe Church. He has worked and served with Brazilians, Hispanics, and many others who need the spiritual help in this nation. Pastor Erivan is an alumni of IBADERJ (Bible Institute of the Assemblies of God in Rio de Janeiro) and a member of the Brazilian District Council of the Assemblies of God (COFRADEB and CGADB).


Kayla Waltemire

Office Administrator

Kayla Waltemire has been the office manager at Centerpointe since May of 2015. She and her husband, George, have been married since August of 2014, and that is when she moved to the Northern Virginia area. Kayla grew up in Lancaster, PA and graduated from Messiah College in 2013 with a bachelors degree in Human Development and Family Science. She is currently working on her masters in Marriage and Family Therapy at Evangelical Seminary in Myerstown, PA. Kayla and her husband George enjoy exploring Northern Virginia on their bikes, and trying out new restaurants in the area. George also plays guitar for the worship team.