Vermon Pierre is the Lead Pastor at Roosevelt Community Church in Phoenix, Arizona. Locally, Vermon serves as President of Roosevelt Row CDC and as a board member for The Gospel Coalition Arizona and The Surge Network. Vermon and his wife, Dennae, are longtime foster parents and are involved in promoting adoption and foster care initiatives through AZ 1.27 and Arizona Foster Care Initiatives. Vermon also serves with Together for Adoption through teaching and preaching on both the theological realities of adoption and the practical implications for orphan care and transracial adoption. Vermon is a graduate of Princeton University and has a Master of Divinity from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. After Trinity, Vermon served as a pastoral intern at Camelback Bible Church before being called to serve as Lead Pastor of Roosevelt. Vermon and his wife, Deannae, live in downtown Phoenix and have four children.