Meet the Team


Jordan Gandy

Lead Pastor

Jordan has served in full-time ministry for over 10 years as a student minister,

associate pastor, and Lead Pastor.


He began a personal relationship with Jesus

at the early age of nine. He loves to see people follow Jesus each and everyday of their lives.


Jordan has a Master’s and Doctorate from Southeastern Seminary.

He is currently working toward completing a second doctorate (Ph.D.) from

Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.


Jordan and his wife, Lacie, have three

young children, Madelyn, Maddox, and Carson.  


Dickie Cullum

Minister of Discipleship 

and Member Care

Dickie has served several churches during his time in vocational ministry, including most recently FBC Dillon, where he served as Lead Pastor for almost

24 years.


His primary roles at Coastal Life are to oversee groups and assist Pastor Jordan with pastoral care.


Dickie graduated from the University of South

Carolina, Southeastern Seminary, and Luther Rice Seminary. It was at Luther Rice where Dickie earned a Doctor of Ministry.


Dickie and his wife, Diane, have two children and five grandchildren.


Lacie Gandy

Director of Children's Ministry
and Media

Lacie has been serving alongside her husband in ministry now for ten years in various churches in South Carolina. 

She graduated from Francis Marion University with a degree in Early Childhood Education and taught in the public school system for a couple of years before having her children. She loves working with children and is excited to be a part of the growth happening at Coastal Life. 

Lacie and her husband, Jordan, have three children. 


Ashley West

Director of Communications 

Ashley has been a member of Coastal Life Community Church since moving to Myrtle Beach in 2019.


She graduated from Drury University with a degree in Design Arts and Visual Communications with special studies in Global Communications. Ashley went on to work in the not-for-profit sector as a Development Director, serving faith based organizations and becoming deeply involved in community outreach and missions.  


Ashley and her husband, David, have two children.