Meet Our Staff
Scott began serving as Senior Pastor in June 2015, moving from Georgia where he has pastored two other churches. Scott and his wife, Christa, have been married for 21 years and have 3 children, Taylor (17), Sam (13), & Laura Grace (1). He received his M.Div. from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary & is currently pursuing his Doctorate of Ministry from NOBTS. Scott’s vision for the church is to desire God, disciple people, and dedicate ourselves to serve. When he is not in the office you will find him spending time with Christa and the kids, hunting, or out on the lake.
Associate Pastor of Administration
Mike has been serving at FBC for 13 years since leaving the University of Alabama-Birmingham where he worked in the University Administration overseeing the finances of the university. At FBC he does everything, literally. Mike evens calls himself the “Pastor of Miscellaneous” doing whatever is needed to serve the church. He is married to Martha and they have 3 children. They also have 7 grandchildren that they love dearly. He is also an avid golfer and Auburn Tigers fan.
Minister of Music
Todd has been at FBC for several years, but began serving our pastoral staff in 2012 after answer a call to the ministry. Before serving on staff, Todd was the Choral Director at White County High School. He is a graduate of Tennessee Tech and is currently pursuing his Master’s at Belmont University. He loves to hike and camp in the beautiful state parks in Tennessee as well as write/compose his own music.
Senior Pastor’s Secretary
Music Ministry Assistant
Associate Pastor of Youth & College
Alex and his wife, Kelli, moved to Cookeville in June 2013 to lead our Youth and College ministries. They have been married since June 2009 and have two children, Bekah (3) and Eli (2). Alex has a heart for seeing students coming to know Jesus and grow as a follower of Jesus. He is a Florida boy who loves football, especially Florida State, and the beach. He has a B.A. from the University of Central Florida and a M.Div. from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. You can read his blog here.
Associate Pastor of Pastoral Care
Preschool & Children’s Director
Ann serves as the Director over our Children and Preschool Ministries. Before coming on staff at FBC, she served as a teacher at Parkview Elementary School. Ann desires for all children to learn about Jesus in the Bible and equip their parents to teach at home. Ann is married to Steve and they have one daughter, Jenny. They have 3 grandchildren, Nathan, Conner, and Katie.
Recreation Coordinator & Publications
Student Ministry Intern
Student Ministry Intern
Music Ministry Intern
Preschool/Children’s Ministry Intern