Kelly and Judy Vigo

Lead Pastors

Kelly Vigo and his wife Judy (Walters) Vigo both grew up in Lake Charles and have a love for people. Before starting the Vineyard, Kelly spent 26 years preaching in prisons around SWLA. Kelly is the head of vineyard's board and Judy serves as a board member and as church treasurer. Kelly and Judy also serve on the prayer team and provide spiritual counseling for church members. They have been married for over 30 years and their marriage is one of the greatest assets of their ministry.


Kelly and Judy do not take a salary from the church.

Don and Mary Bradley

Worship Director and Young Adult Ministers

Don and Mary Bradley are life-time residents of Lake Charles and joined the Vineyard in 2004. They both have long-time careers in law enforcement with the City of Lake Charles Police Department. Don is also a skilled carpenter.


Don volunteers as the worship director here at vineyard, Mary volunteers in the children's ministry, and together they lead a young adults bible study and volunteer on the prayer team.


Their youngest son, Caleb, will graduate high school in 2018. They have 4 other grown children and 9 grandchildren.

Zack and Laura Rodriguez

Student Ministries Directors

Zack and Laura both attended Southeastern Louisiana University. Zack has on undergraduate degree in General Management and his Master’s in Business Administration. Zack owns and operates Grace and Mercy Entertainment, a company that brings Christian artists to our city to fulfill his vision: the U/nite movement. U/nite aims to foster unified worship across all denominations and churches.


Laura has her undergraduate degree and Master’s in Communication Sciences and Disorders. Laura has ministered to children and served on church worship teams for over 10 years.


Zack and Laura also volunteer in our Children's Church and serve Student Ministry Directors here at Vineyard.


They have a son with a daughter on the way.


Hunter Rutz

Media Director

From our online presence to our Sunday morning services, Hunter has volunteered to help us stay culturally current since January of 2016, and joined the staff in 2018.


Hunter is a 2012 graduate of Sam Houston High School and since has had a successful career in the Pro AV industry earning certifications like Certified Technology Specialist (CTS) and Certified Quality Assurance Technician (CQT). As an employee in the AV Industry, Hunter brings a lot of technical skill and wisdom to help us improve our Sunday services. Hunter also attended McNeese State and completed 1 year of coursework toward Mass Communications and 3 years of coursework toward a degree in Engineering Technologies concentrating in Electronics.

Kim Hornsby

Church Secretary

Kim Hornsby, her husband Steve, and their family began attending Vineyard in 2002. Kim has worked in the administrative field for nearly 30 years and joined the Vineyard staff as the church secretary in 2017. She is in the office Monday – Thursday. Kim and Steve also own and operate a local small business as a canine boarding facility.


They have 3 kids and four grandchildren.