Executive Team

Chester Mitchell

Founder & Lead Pastor
Chester Mitchell is the Lead Pastor of Capital Community Church in Ashburn Virginia, which he and his wife founded in 1996. Pastor Mitchell has used his gifts as a church planter, communicator, leadership coach and mentor to impart God’s grace and motivate people to reach their highest potential.   He is the author of two books, The Gravel Road To Heaven and The Healing Road To Heaven.

Pastor Mitchell holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communications from Queens College of the City University of New York (1980). He also holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Theology from Christian Life College in Stockton, California (1984). Prior to his ministry in Virginia, he served from 1984-1996 as the Executive Pastor of Christian Life Center in Stockton under his mentor Bishop Kenneth F. Haney.

Pastor Mitchell’s ministry has taken him across the United States, Canada, Australia, Europe, El Salvador, Haiti, and Jamaica where he and his wife Marion were born. The two have been happily married for 35 years.

Marion Mitchell

First Lady & CFO
Marion Mitchell is the wife of Sr. Pastor Chester Mitchell. Aside from being a devoted wife, she serves CCC as the director of women’s ministries. Mrs. Mitchell is the founder of the QUENCH Women’s Conference and has spoken to women across the United States and abroad. She is known as a woman of prayer and a woman with a powerful prophetic gift.

Caleb DeHart

Family Pastor
Caleb is a Virginia native who was born and raised in Richmond. He met his wife, Mandy, while attending college in St. Louis, Missouri, and they married in 2014. In 2019, God granted them their biggest surprise and blessing: identical twin boys, Jaxon and Jude.

Caleb has served in various ministerial roles over the past decade, including pastoral ministry, music ministry, and organizational leadership. He has served in both full-time and bi-vocational ministry. He is an entrepreneur having ran successful businesses and licensed Real Estate Broker in the secular field. Caleb is a Urshan College and Missouri Baptist University graduate, having earned an Associate of Arts in Theology and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. He is currently pursuing a Master of Arts in Pastoral Counseling.

 Terrence Bridges

Teaching Pastor
Terrence defines himself as a lover of God and His Word, which he loves to teach. In 1987, he became a follower of Jesus Christ while in the US Navy. After receiving his honorable discharge from the Navy in 1989, he pursued Biblical studies at Christian Life College and earned two Bachelors of Arts degrees in Theology and Missions.  The day after he graduated in 1993, he immediately married his lovely wife, Carol Bridges.  God opened a door in 1996 for him to join the North Park Apostolic Church’s pastoral staff located in San Diego where he served for five years. In 2001, the Bridges moved to Ashburn with their beloved son Justin.

Kevin Howard

Worship Pastor
Pastor Kevin oversees the Creative Arts ministry which includes the WorshipLife team as the main lead worship voice for CCC.  He and his wife Pam of 30 years have been impacted by the dynamic ministry of Pastor and Sis Mitchell since the late 1980s and have been blessed to serve at CCC through the years and also full time beginning in 2014.  

Kevin also travels full time as a ministry consultant around the globe working with worship teams large and small.  He holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Music and a Bachelor of Music Degree in Piano Performance from the University of Washington, Seattle.  He loves being a small part of what God is doing in the Global Church!

Carol Bridges

Financial Administrator & Personal Assistant
Sister Carol Bridges was born and raised in Kingston, Jamaica by Ronald and Evelyn Bridgemahon. She became a God-Chaser at an early age, being baptized in Jesus’ name by age six and being filled with the Holy Ghost by age eleven. She started her working career at an accounting firm where she was an accounting and auditing clerk for two years. In 1993, she married her best friend and love of her life, Terrence Bridges. She is the proud mother of their son, Justin.

In 2001, she moved to Ashburn, Virginia to be closer to her family. She currently serves in the capacity of Financial Administrator and Secretary and Personal Assistant to Pastor and Sis Mitchell.

Ministry Leaders

Kenneth Kissal


Stacey Williams

Capital Cares

Tiffany Bowe

Administrative Assistant

Tim Olsen

Kristina Steven

Phil Santiago

Young Professionals

Tina Freeman


Tonya Martin

Guest Services

Kevin Freeman

Men's Minstry