Meet the Staff

Dr. Tom Meyer - Senior Pastor
Dr. Meyer joined us here at Poplar Branch in April of 2013 with a tremendous desire to serve the Lord in our community. He is a retired Naval Officer and spent the last half of his career serving in the Supply Corps on both submarines and large amphibs in Norfolk, VA. He is a graduate of Andersonville Seminary and also holds an MBA from Touro University. He is married to the lovely Debra Meyer and they reside in Moyock, NC.

Debra Meyer - Music Director
Debra joined the ministry team in 2014 and does a tremendous job with our music program.  Our music is a blended style of hymns and contemporary worship which is used for our Sunday and Wednesday services.  She leads a 15 to 20 person choir that enjoys the challenge of learning new music as well as preparing for Easter and Christmas presentations.  Debra brings more than 20 years of music experience to the team and and is a joy learn from.  She is married to Pastor Tom. 
Brian Deem - Youth Director
Brian and Dani joined the Poplar Branch family in 2017 upon relocating from Ohio. Along with a team of couples and single adults, he served for over 6 years as the youth leader there. His desire is to lead the next generation of worshippers at PBBC to a closer relationship with Christ through training, fun and mentoring.  He plays the trumpet, enjoys singing in the church choir, and is the father of 3.