Administration Coordinator, KC Whitaker, is originally from the Philippines. She moved to the U.S. in her early childhood and grew up an hour away from Hickory in the city of Salisbury. She graduated from Lenoir-Rhyne University in 2015. After graduating, marrying Ike, and moving to Gastonia, KC worked as a stay-at-home mom to her first child, Grace. Eventually making their way back to Hickory in 2017, she worked as a Business Manager for a local non-profit, was part of helping start a ministry for college students on the Lenoir-Rhyne Campus, and had her second child, Gabriel. She became part of the Discovery staff in 2020.
Her previous experience has given her the opportunity to work and serve closely with Tanya, administrative director, assisting with the different administrative responsibilities. KC enjoys spending time with family and friends, visiting the beach, and trying different foods and deserts. Her hope is to be able to work and live a life that loves, serves, and is constantly point to Jesus, always representing him in and outside of Discovery Church.