Alan Kilgore, Lead Pastor  //


Our pastor is committed to the preaching of the Gospel of Christ and proclaiming the truth of God’s word to the church and to our community. Pastor Alan is an encourager and continues to challenge the local church to follow the Lord with a sincere and whole heart. He has been at First Baptist since 2002 and is married to Kay Kilgore.


Andrew Heathershaw - Associate Pastor, Music   //

Worship is foundational to the life of a local church and an individual's walk with God. Andrew gives leadership to the worship, music and technical ministries of First Baptist with emphasis on God-centered & life changing worship, musical balance, and a desire for excellence. Andrew came to FBCC from North Carolina in April 2015. He is married to wife, Haven, and together they have 5 children.


Jeff Childers - Associate Pastor, Students & College  //

Jeff Childers, Minister to Students

Today’s youth live in a world of constant change and rapid development. Jeff leads our student ministry by challenging the youth to grow spiritually and to impact their personal spheres of influence with the love of Christ. Jeff believes that the majority of the focus should be on relationships rather than numbers. Jeff, and wife Rina, have been at First Baptist Church since July 2006. 


Randall Jenkins - Associate Pastor, Education, Senior Adults, & Missions //

Randall Jenkins, Minister of Education

Being involved in a personal ministry is important to the spiritual health of the believer and to the church.  Randall coordinates the teaching and outreach ministries of the First Baptist Family. Randall has also authored a book, The Punctuated Believer. He and his wife, Susan, have two married children, Forrest (Audra) and Elise (Tommy). 


 Justin Cates - Associate Pastor, Children //



Justin seeks to lead the Children’s Ministry by engaging the families of First Baptist in the spiritual growth of their children. He believes that the work of ministry to children requires the entire body of Christ to come alongside the parents in support of the effort to grow a generation of spiritually minded, mature Christians, who strive to engage their community for the Gospel of Jesus. Justin Cates joined the children's ministry of First Baptist in January 2017 and is married to Hannah (Ott). 


Kimberly Smith - Financial Secretary  //

Kimberly has worked at FBC for 10 years and has two children, Chelsea (Evan) and Caleb (Kelly)


Sheena Faircloth - Video, Tech, Social Media, and Webmaster// or 


Sheena joined FBC at age 12 and grew up in the church. Much of her family considers First Baptist to be "home." After spending 3 years volunteering at a different church, Sheena returned to FBC in August 2009 to fill the position of Media/Video Specialist. When not working at the church, Sheena works with at-risk teenagers and their families. 


Devon Coon, Facilities

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Rodney Salisbury, Facilities 

Rodney is married to Pam Salisbury and started at FBC in 2015. 


Elaine Burgess, Pianist  

Pat Speed, Organist