Lead Pastor | firstname.lastname@example.org
Mark became the Senior Pastor at Brainerd Hills in July of 2020. Mark was born and raised in Hot Springs, Arkansas. Mark has a Bachelor of Arts in Biblical Studies/Languages from Ouachita Baptist University and a Master of Divinity from Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary.
He and his wife, Shannon, have been married for 23 years, and they have four children. Mark’s hobbies include sports, hiking, board games, playing guitar and drums, reading, and hanging out with his family.
Worship Pastor | email@example.com
Jeff joined the staff of Brainerd Hills in January of 1993 after graduating from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary with a Masters in Church Music. He originally served as Minister of Music & Youth, but as the church expanded, he was moved to music ministry exclusively. His passion is to see the church engaged in heartfelt, biblical worship.
Jeff and his wife, Kris, reside in the East Brainerd community and have three children.
Discipleship Pastor | firstname.lastname@example.org
Kevin serves as the Discipleship Pastor after joining our staff in September of 2021. Even though he was born in Georgia, Kevin grew up in Colorado where he spent most of his time skiing, hiking, and playing soccer. He went to Union University where he played soccer, but later transferred to Liberty University where he completed his Bachelors and Masters in philosophy.
At Liberty, Kevin met his wife Sharin. He went on to complete another Masters at the University of Edinburgh. While finishing his Masters, Kevin married Sharin in August of 2016.