Besides working full-time as a tech support technician, Burnell served as Minister of Music at Refuge Tabernacle COGIC for twenty years where his father Pastors. Burnell is skilled in playing several instruments, including piano/keyboard/organ, bass guitar and drums. He is also a singer/song writer, studio/sound engineer and vocal coach and trainer. Currently, Burnell is engaged full-time at Believers’ Chapel, utilizing his musical skills, leadership, ministry experience, and technical knowledge as Worship Director and Tech Support. Burnell has been married to his beautiful wife, Verna Reid, for twenty years, raising their two sons, Trenell and Vernell “Champ” Reid.