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Steve Benedict

Senior Associate Pastor

Steve is originally from Southeastern Pennsylvania, as is his wife Pam. He holds a BA in Bible, a Master of Divinity in Pastoral Studies and is currently pursuing a Doctor of Ministry at Biblical Theological Seminary (

Pastor Steve was called to GLCC in January 2001 and moved to Manassas in May 2001. He is the team leader for the GLCC staff and leadership team and he also oversees missions & outreach. Steve and his wife Pam were high school sweethearts and have been married for over 20 years. They have four children: Joshua, Amanda, Justin and Katelyn.

Julie Lama

Executive Administrator

Julie joined us as Executive Administrator in July 2018.

Andrea Reed

Communications Specialist

Andrea grew up in Valley Forge, Pennsylvania and graduated from Drexel University with a degree in graphic design. She worked as a designer and art director for The Vanguard Group for 10 years, taught art at several schools and has enjoyed living all over the country with her husband Brady and two children. They have settled down in Virginia after many military moves. Andrea is happy to join the staff at GLCC and is honored to serve you all.

Laura Kifer

Administrative Assistant

Laura grew up in New Jersey and earned a degree in Business Administration from Houghton College in New York State. She met her husband, Kevin, in college and they were married in 1992. Prior to having children in 1998, Laura worked for a trade association in Alexandria. Kevin and Laura have three daughters: Catherine, Heather and Jessica. Laura has had the privilege of homeschooling their daughters since 2005. In 2017, she was blessed with the opportunity to work part-time in the GLCC office.

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