Deacon Denine is a native of Lake County. She graduated from John Carroll University where she earned a BSBA in Marketing. After many years in the business world, Deacon Denine returned to John Carroll to obtain her license to teach. Upon the completion of her student teaching, Deacon Denine was hired to work at the Orange City Schools where she has served in the role of a second and third grade general education teacher. Deacon Denine also holds a Masters Degree from Walden University in Teacher Leadership.
Deacon Denine joined UCC in 2014 with her husband, Elder Shannon Vickers and their two children Shannon Jr. and Kennedy. She considers an honor and a privilege to serve on the Church Council, Deacon Ministry, Intercessors Ministry and as an Adjutant. There is nothing that Deacon Denine loves more than to encourage others. When she is not working, or serving in the church she loves spending time with her family. The Vickers family loves sports, vacationing, watching movies, and family game nights.