Brandy Barkley was born and raised in Florida. Prior to coming to North Carolina, Brandy received her Bachelor of Arts in missions from The Baptist College of Florida in Graceville, Florida. While in school, she felt the Lord calling her to international missions. Shortly after she graduated, she met her husband, Josh, who is also a graduate of BCF. Together, they plan to pursue the foreign mission field in the future. They are attending The Summit Church and are a C.A.R.E.S. team for apartment life in Cary. They currently have no children, but they have a sweet pup named Rev.