Larke Blanton | Senior Pastor

Pastor Larke Blanton is the lead pastor of ReGeneration Church based in Boone, NC. After graduating from Appalachian State University with a degree in Psychology, Larke completed her Master of Divinity degree from Wake Forest University. She bleeds black and gold and has a reference to App State football in every sermon preached during football season. In addition to serving in ministry at ReGen, Larke also works as an academic advisor for Appalachian State and is pursuing a second master's degree in Marriage and Family Therapy. Pastor Larke is married to Jamie. She is excited to step further into her call to ministry by serving as lead pastor of ReGeneration and sharing the gospel who is Jesus through our mission: Grace Love Serve.

Jamie Blanton | Worship Leader

Jamie is a Boone-native who uses his ministry gifts of drumming and leadership to lead our Worship Team. He has a passion for creating worship sets that invite the presence of the Holy Spirit into the room. When Jamie isn't serving a ReGen, you can find him working at Boone Physical Therapy, playing with the Lucky Strikes Orchestra, grilling, and enjoying time with friends and family.

Bri McClendon | KidGen Director/RCM President

Bri is a junior at Appalachian State, majoring in Exercise Science with a minor in Public Health. She has a heart for working with children (of all ages!). Her future plans include pursuing a graduate degree in Pediatric Occupational Therapy. Miss Bri has been involved with ReGen for the past two years serving as President of RCM (ReGeneration College Ministry) and alongside Matt Lutz with NextGen (youth). In her spare time, Bri enjoys hiking and watching the Chicago Cubs and Bears.

Executive Leadership

Wes Berry* |

Adryona Nelson |

Brandon Nelson

*Pastor Wesley Berry is the founder of ReGeneration Chruch. 

CORE Leadership

Lydia Wieland

Chris Wieland

Carin Cruz

Dom Cruz