Lead minister

terry cooper

Terry Cooper became the Lead Minister at Ninevah in May of 2000. He was the former Vice President of Hitachi Automotive Products and lay minister for ten years before leaving the business world and going into full time ministry at Ninevah.

Terry and his wife Janet have three children, Chad, Audrey and Michael. He enjoys fishing, outdoors, and spending time with his family.

Associate Minister

WIll Cooper

Will Cooper joined the NCC staff in 2010. He is a 2006 graduate of Johnson Bible College and spent four years as the Senior Minister at the Campton Christian Church in Eastern Kentucky before coming to NCC.

Will enjoys spending time at Camp Calvary in Mackville, KY, where he grew up, and where he has served as a camp dean for the past fifteen years. He also enjoys watching sports, hunting, music, and spending time with his friends and family. Will and his wife Emi were married on September 6, 2014 and welcomed their daughter Cana, on July 13, 2017.


Youth/Music Minister

chad cooper

Chad Cooper is Youth and Music Minister at Ninevah. He has been on staff at Ninevah since 2003. He loves music and has a passion for students. He received a degree in theology and religion at Liberty University.

In his spare time Chad loves to hunt, and fish, enjoys riding his motorcycle and playing guitar. He is married to Lauren and they have two sons, Case and Colt and a daughter, Remi.


CHILDREN's minister

scott young

Scott Young joined the NCC staff in July 2012. He has been in ministry for several years, including youth and senior ministry positions. Scott attended Louisville Bible College where he majored in Preaching/ Family and Marriage Counseling and is finishing his degree at Liberty University.

Scott enjoys spending time with his family. He has four children; Eli, Rylan, Cash, and Jesse. He loves fishing, hunting, playing disc golf and basketball as well as hanging out on the farm.


discipleship/outreach minister

Brian Perry

Brian joined the NCC staff in the summer of 2018. He is a 2004 graduate of the University of Kentucky and worked in both public and private accounting before being called to full time ministry. Brian and his wife Jennifer have attended NCC since 2014 with their two daughters, Campbell and Reese. 

Brian and Jennifer were married in May 2005. They enjoy spending time with friends and family, hiking, and working in the yard.


Student ministry assistant

JOey Puckett

Joey joined the NCC staff as the Student Ministry Assistant in January of 2017. Joey has served as a Youth Leader for the past four years at Ninevah and has also enjoyed coaching the Ninevah Boys Basketball team. Joey is also employed as a supervisor by the KY Department of Transportation.

Joey and his wife Kelley were married on May 24, 2003 and have three daughters; Kamryn, Chayse, and Mayci. In his spare time he enjoys golf, basketball, and spending time with family.


Children's ministry assistant

Olivia TENNEll

Olivia joined the NCC staff in January of 2017 as the Children’s Ministry Assistant. Olivia is currently a student at Boyce College and is studying Biblical Counseling. Olivia has served for several years in the Special Needs ministry at Ninevah.

Olivia enjoys spending time with family, boating, fishing and hammocking.


Administrative Assistant

suzette gash

Suzette Gash joined the NCC staff as our Administrative Assistant in February of 2019. She and her husband, Terry, have been attending Ninevah since 2012. Suzette has also served for the last several years with the NCC Welcome Team and Audio/Video Team. 


Student ministry assistant

JOsh smith

Josh joined the NCC staff in June of 2019 as the Student Ministry Assistant. Josh is currently a student at Campbellsville University where he is pursuing a degree in Christian Studies. Josh has been active in the youth group at Ninevah for many years and has served as a volunteer leader since graduating High school. 

Josh also enjoys spending time with his family, hiking, hunting, fishing, and long emotional walks on the beach.