David Towner

Senior Pastor

David is originally from San Fransisco, grew up in San Jose, but came to Tampa to be the Senior Pastor of The Harbor Church many years ago!  He is the author of:

  • Today Is My Favorite Day
  • Today Is My Favorite Day Prayer Book
  • Today Is My Favorite Day Workbook

He is a graduate from California State University, Chico with a BA and MA.  He also received his MDIV from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary which he loves to say is the greatest seminary in the world!  David is married to Tonya, and is the father to Shana, Kari, and Rebekah, and a Grandparent to four boys; Caleb, Cohen, Cade, and Jack. David is known to love meeting new people! If you are able to join us for a Sunday service, you will find him outside shaking everyone's hands as they come and go!

Kim McCollough

Office Manager,
Children's Coordinator

Kim comes from Mississippi, so you will hear her accent. But then again, we live in Florida and many have the same accent! Kim is married to Russell (22 years!). They have one daughter named, Megan. Kim went to Pensacola Christian College and majored in Accounting and Business Administration. She worked at Pine Lake Church in Brandon, Mississippi as a office manager. She loves children and enjoys team-building and developing leaders who can teach the timeless truths of God to the next generation. 

Tonya Towner

Director of Operations,
Celebrate Recovery Ministry Leader

Tonya is originally from Lost Wages, I mean, Las Vegas! Tonya is responsible for the overall operations of the church including finances (responsible to the Financial Advisory Board: FAB). She is responsible for leadership development and the running of our CR program. Tonya also co-authored the Today Is My Favorite Day Workbook with her husband David. 

Herb Marlowe

Marriage Pastor

Herb is originally from Albany, NY and came to us through an interesting series of life events that guided he and his wife Kristin into marriage ministry. Herb works a full time job but is very accessible to help with your marriage questions or just to talk. Herb and Kris have a heart and drive to see marriages work and to thrive using God’s Biblical principles. Herb oversees The Harbor Church Marriage Ministry (Marriage In Motion).

Mark Maiville

Discipleship Programs Minister

Mark is originally from New London, CT, then Clarkston, MI and (since age 14) Tampa, FL. Mark attended Leto High School and the University of South Florida before going to work in the Information Technology industry. He began with the Florida Board of Regents and worked his way up to executive positions with GTE, Verizon and Syniverse. Recently retired, Mark comes to us from citylife church here in Tampa where he served as a Trustee and Elder for more than 30 years. He and his lovely wife, Faith, currently serve as Board Members for our marriage ministry (Marriage in Motion). They are also long-term officers and members of Covenant Riders (the Tampa chapter of the Christian Motorcyclist Association).

Daniel Carroll

Worship Minister

Daniel is from Kentucky and is a multimedia producer, director, and creator.. He has an Audio Engineering Degree from the Lexington School for Recording. Daniel has led worship in multiple churches and has been a performer for Carnival Cruise Lines for the past four years. He has a passion to write and record music, develop young worship leaders, and lead the church into the presence of God. He loves skim boarding and surfing. 

Charlie (Chuck) Vaught

Worship and Music Production Coordinator

Charlie is originally from Louisville Kentucky and has been coming to the Clearwater/St. Pete area since his parents vacationed here in the 1960’s. This particular trip to Florida was to retire from a long career in air-conditioning, heating and refrigeration into Music Ministry, his true passion. He has over 50 years of experience with music production and can play several instruments. Charlie is married to Pattie and they have three children and one granddaughter. All of which live from east to west throughout Kentucky, North Carolina and Washington State. He will always be on the outlook for new members to join the Worship Arts teams for the awesome dedication to prepare your heart for God’s word.


Daniel Soares

Food Pantry Coordinator

Daniel is originally from Brazil and through being an IT Director with Gerdau Steel his family moved to the United States. Daniel is married to his wonderful wife Rita and they are now grandparents to their sweet granddaughter Julia and grandson Mateo. Daniel leads our Life Group Ministry at The Harbor Church and is responsible for life group leadership development. He is also in charge of our thriving food pantry that meets the needs of many in the community. Daniel is an avid soccer fan and can still hold his own on the field too!

Alex Corn

Tech Coordinator

Alex is a native Floridian and is a graduate of University of South Florida. Alex leads The Harbor Church technology department which includes office and ministry production computer software. He leads a team of dedicated people who are responsible for Sunday service screen production, lights, and live webcasts. Alex is also an accomplished and skilled programmer. 

Alexus Rocha

Children's Coordinator

Alexus is newly arrived in Florida, moving here from Texas. She and her husband Jacob, are expecting their first child! A dance teacher, she also worked in children’s ministry at Grace Community Church in Tyler, Texas. With a heart for kids, Alexus excels in teaching them about who their God is. She will be working with Kim, supporting the children’s ministry and the work of The Harbor.