Lee Claypoole became lead Pastor at Union Road Church in the Spring of 2017. He and his wife, Regina bring over thirty years of full-time ministry experience to Union Road and have lived in the Charlotte area since 2013. The Claypoole’s have served in various roles of ministry ranging from youth, church planting, teaching and lead pastor. As leaders they have a heart to love and reach people along with a deep desire to grow in relationship with Jesus Christ.
They have two daughters who live nearby in Gastonia, NC. Their oldest, Amber, is married to Cody and they have two daughters, Everly and Emery. Their youngest daughter, McKenzie, is married to Nathan. They have one daughter, Adaline, born December 2019.
Pastor Lee is a Kentucky Wildcats fan and loves anything Kentucky blue. He enjoys sports, traveling, reading and spending time with his family. He has been a featured guest on the 700 Club, CBN News, USA TODAY and various media sources for health and leadership coaching.