Team Members

Dr. Deb Waterbury, President

Dr. Deb Waterbury As a well-known Christian author and event speaker, her desire is to spread the truth that all Christians share an intimate relationship with Christ as their Bridegroom. Dr. Deb travels extensively, both nationally and abroad, leading conferences and teaching seminars at every opportunity. Dr. Deb is the founder and president of Love Everlasting Ministries and the Reap What you Sew project. Together, Dr. Deb hopes that God’s glory will be reveal and shared around the world as it encourages woman and children globally. Learn more about Dr. Deb Waterbury.



Joy Dunkelbarger-Reed, Vice President

Joy Dunkelbarger-Reed serves as Vice Chair for Love Everlasting Ministries. Joy has a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering and a Doctor of Pharmacy. She has practiced pharmacy in a retail setting for the past 17 years. Joy has been an active participant in her local church in the children’s ministry, VBS and with bible studies. She is also involved with volunteering at her children’s school. After the sudden death of her husband in March of 2015, she has had an increased heart and awareness for isolated women.

Joy currently resides in Tucson with her two children and very active dog.

  • Hobbies: Hiking, exercising, boating, traveling and spending time with close friends and family.
  • Favorite quote: “Have courage and be kind.” ~ Cinderella’s mother,  “Today is a good day for a good day.” ~ unknown
  • Favorite TV show: Fixer Upper
  • Favorite ice cream flavor: Black Raspberry with Dark Chocolate


Cindy Morris, Secretary

Cindy Morris serves as the Treasurer and Director of Publicity for Love Everlasting Ministries. Ms. Morris has attended bible college where she worked with various ministries in a support role, including serving as the personal traveling assistant to a Christian speaker. Ms. Morris has extensive experience as an office manager and bookkeeper for 20+ years, as well as experience in serving as the business administrator/assistant in various offices. She is presently working for a local dentist office in this capacity.

Cindy has also served in her local church in women’s ministry as a facilitator and small group leader. She currently resides in Tucson, Arizona.

  • Hobbies: Baking, playing tennis, exercising
  • Favorite quote: “Nothing happens to you that God has not approved of first”
  • If you could be any fictional character, who would it be: Marie “Slim” Browning
  • Books on bedside table: Bible, devotional book
  • Favorite quote: “Let Go and Let God”
  • Favorite ice cream flavor: Chocolate Almond Crunch


Jeff Waterbury, Treasurer

Jeff Waterbury serves as the Treasurer of Love Everlasting Ministries. Jeff is a LT. Col. in the US Air National Guard, and when he isn’t doing the financial work for LEM, he is busy protecting our skies in an F-16. Jeff serves as the Chief of Safety for the guard unit in Tucson, Arizona, and has been a fighter pilot for 36 years. His years in the military have given him excellent leadership skills and a willingness to do whatever is necessary to get the job done. He has served in numerous capacities in his local church—elder, minister, teacher, and all-around handyman—and nothing seems to give him more pleasure than doing whatever is needed in the Body of Christ.

Jeff lives in Tucson, Arizona, with his wife, Deb, and their two dogs, Levi and Hattie.

  • Hobbies: wood crafting, exercising
  • Favorite quote: “He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep to gain that which he cannot lose.” Jim Elliot
  • If you could be any fictional character, who would it be: Sherlock Holmes
  • Books on bedside table: Bible(ESV), Mere Christianity, The Everlasting Righteousness, When I don’t desire God, the Religious Affections, A Divine and Supernatural Light, Bondage of the Will
  • Best advice ever received: Treat others like you would like to be treated
  • Favorite ice cream flavor: Rocky road


Kristen Tenniswood, General Board Member

Kristen Tenniswood serves as a general board member for Love Everlasting Ministries. Kristen worked with kids worship ministry and then became a part of a worship team. She has been in music ministry for over 5 years and has been singing and playing the piano since she was about 7 years old. She is a full-time Dental Assistant and serves as the Treasurer and the fundraising coordinator for the Christian Motorcyclist Association. She currently resides in Tucson, Arizona, with her husband, Paul, and two children.

  • Hobbies: I love singing and riding on my husbands motorcycle.
  • Favorite quote: “If you fail to plan, then you plan to fail.”
  • If you could be any fictional character, who would if be: Katniss Everdeen
  • How do you take your starbucks: Venti Hot Caramel Macchiato
  • Books on bedside table: Bible, a Bob Gass devotional
  • Three things you can’t live without: Jesus, sleep and Air!