Rev. Tarpley joined Main Street in July 2016 as our pastor. He received his Masters of Divinity Degree from Emory University’s Candler School of Theology in Georgia.
Joe is married to Veranita Alvord who is also a pastor and serves Morehead UMC in northern Guilford County. They have two children, daughter Olivia who is a senior at UNCG and son, Ivan.