About William McCarty Sr.

Pastor William M. McCarty is an Ordained Bishop out of the Church of God in Cleveland Tennessee and is the Senior Pastor of Healing Waters Worship Center in Carrollton Virginia. Pastor MAC, as he is known to his congregation and many in our community, encourages people to have a strong sense of community. Pastor William M. McCarty has lived as a viable and visible member of the community since 1999. He currently resides in Carrollton, Virginia, with his lovely wife Amanda of 24 years. Together they have two wonderful kids, Mason 23 and Elizabeth 21. William M. McCarty’s sense of community is an important facet of his life, his calling, and ministry. He holds a Master’s level Certification as a Virginia Certified County Supervisor through VA Tech and the Cooperative Extension of Virginia.  He holds a Master’s Degree in Counseling, specializing in Addiction, Trauma and Addiction, and is currently pursuing a D.Min of Clinical Pastoral Education (Doctorate of Ministry).  He holds multiple certifications in Leadership Development, Behavioral Analyses and Personality Profiling, Business Management, Community Services Chaplaincy, Advanced Community Chaplaincy specializing in addiction and trauma-related incidents as well as Crisis Intervention with Trauma Counseling.  He is a certified marriage counselor through Prepare / Enrich. He has spoken in business conferences in Virginia, Maryland, and New Jersey. He has been a featured speaker and vocalist in ministry and motivational conferences throughout the east coast of the United States as well as throughout Colombia South America and India. He is the elected Supervisor for the Newport District of Isle of Wight County VA and current Chairman of the Board. Below is a listing of the Committees and organizations that he is appointed to and or elected to as a result of being an elected official for Isle of Wight County.

Boards and Commissions (State, Regional, Local & VACO)
Newport District, Isle of Wight County, VA Board of Supervisors Member 2016 – Present, (re-elected to 2nd Term)
Chairman of the Isle of Wight County Board of Supervisors – 2019
Vice-Chair of the Isle of Wight County Board of Supervisors – 2017 & 2018 
VACO’s Region 1 Director 2018 – Present (includes Isle of Wight, Surry, Sussex, Accomack, North Hampton, South Hampton, Prince George Counties) 

Member of the HRPDC (Hampton Roads Planning District Commission) 2017 – Present
Member of the WTRJ (Western Tidewater Regional Jail Authority) 2017 – Present
Member of the VA Department of Social Services 2016 – 2018
Member of The HRMFFA Board (Hampton Roads Military and Federal Facilities Alliance) 2016 – Present
Member of the Isle of Wight County Personnel Committee 2016, 2017, 2018
Member of the Department Of Tourism and Marketing Committee 2016 – present
Member of the Hampton Roads Workforce Development Council 2016 – present
Member of the VACO Health and Human Services Committee – 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
Member of the VACO Planning and Conferences Committee – 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
Member of the VACO Economic Development and Planning Committee – 2017, 2018, 2020
Member of the VACO Agriculture Committee – 2019
Member of the HRTAC (Hampton Roads Transportation Accountability Commission) 2020
Member of the HRTPO (Hampton Roads Transportation Planning Organization) 2020

Ministerial Elections and Boards:
Elected Member of the VA State Youth and Discipleship Board. 2010-2014 and 2016 – 2020
Appointed Member of the State World Missions Board. 2010 – Present
Elected Member State Evangelism and Ministerial Development Board 2014 – 2016