Dwayne McCarty graduated from Northeast Christian College in Fredericton, NB (formerly UPBI) in 1986 and became a licensed minister with the UPCI that same year. Other than 10 months of ministry in Pakistan in 1986/87, he has spent his entire ministry with the UPCI Ontario District in Ottawa, Barrie, Toronto and now Stittsville. Dwayne McCarty’s District efforts have included Youth Ministry, The Huyck’s Bay Campground and Convention Centre, Men’s Ministry and Leadership Training Centre. Stittsville UPC is an expanding, multicultural assembly his goal and focus is to see “Everybody Growing” which means Bible teaching, Discipleship, Kid’s Ministry, Leadership Training and growing opportunities for everyone. Brother McCarty’s wife, Leanna (married in 1987), works with him in every sector of the ministry. Leanna is a gifted musician, vocalist, song writer and worship leader, taking church attendees into the presence of God on a regular basis during worship time at SUPC. Leanna is an outstanding manager of the McCarty household which also includes their beautiful daughters, Jessica and Erica who love God, their family and their church.