Travis has been Senior Pastor of FBC, Huntsville since the spring of 2016. He served as a missionary in Nigeria and Venezuela. Travis’ latest book, From the Steeple to the Street, is about fresh expressions of church. He and his wife, Keri, have three children and a growing number of grandchildren.
Travis CollinsSenior PastorExecutive Pastor
Jud has been at FBC since August of 2006. Working with our staff and many committees at FBC, Jud finds himself in many meetings. A native of Nashville, Jud is a graduate of Mississippi College and Southern Seminary. His wife Anne is an elementary music educator. They have two adult children, Blake and Kyle.
Jud ReasonsExecutive PastorMinister of Music & Worship
Billy has been at FBC since August of 1998. Billy leads a growing program of music ministries that now encompasses choirs, instrumental groups, bands, ensembles, masterclasses, and an artist series. His wife, Jane, is a social worker and therapist. Billy and Jane have two adult children, John (married to Rebecca), and Mary (married to Michael). They also have two grandsons, Jack and Ryan.
Billy OrtonMinister of Music & WorshipMinister of Missions
Mike PearceMinister of MissionsMinister to Preschool
Joy MooreMinister to PreschoolMinister to Children
Leigh received her Master's of Divinity degree from the McAfee School of Theology. She was ordained to the ministry in 2007. Leigh has served in churches in NC, GA, MO and was most recently called to serve at First Baptist Huntsville in April 2014. She has a big heart for ministry and brings that to life in a personal way as a foster parent. Leigh also enjoys sports and is a big UNC Tar Heel fan!
Leigh HalversonMinister to ChildrenMinister to Students
Jamie MackeyMinister to StudentsMinister to Young Adults
John came to FBC in September of 2016 to serve as Minister to Young Adults. Prior to Huntsville, John lived and served in Chattanooga for 11 years and Birmingham for 4 years. His hope is to see the Young Adults at FBC reach and reflect the growing diversity of young adults found throughout Huntsville. He has been married to his wife, Emily, for nearly 15 years and they are the proud parents of 2 beautiful daughters.
John LemonsMinister to Young AdultsMedian Adult Ministry Coordinator
An active member of FBC for 20 years, Holly came on staff in November 2016. She has a Social Work degree from Ole Miss and a Masters from Alabama. She and her husband, Dow have 3 teenage sons.
Holly CanupMedian Adult Ministry CoordinatorMinister to Experienced Adults
Mark SeanorMinister to Experienced AdultsMinister of Contemporary Worship
Jeremy WilkersonMinister of Contemporary WorshipAssociate Minister of Music and Organist
Esther has been with FBC since August of 2017. She received her D.M.A. in Organ Performance from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, KY. Esther and Hans are the proud parents of Diane and Joy.
Esther KimAssociate Minister of Music and Organist
|Missions Ministry Resident||Scott Day|
|Student Ministry Resident||Rob Covington|
Ministerial Support Staff
|Ministry Assistant- Pastor/Executive Pastor/Experienced Adults||Lisa Wilson|
|Ministry Assistant- Young & Median Adults||Susan Williams & Bailey Long|
|Ministry Assistant- Publications & Missions||Bailey Long
|Ministry Assistant- Childhood Ministries||Cindy Thompson|
|Ministry Assistant- Music & Worship||Barbara Sizemore|
|Ministry Assistant- Music & Worship||Amy Helser|
Program Support Staff
|Accounting Assistant/SafeKeeping Policies Processor||Reta Tumlin|
|Children's Choir Coordinator (interim)||Suzanne Hefner|
|Children's Missions Coordinator (interim)||Jamie Richardson|
|Median Adult Ministry Coordinator||Holly Canup|
|Church Accountant||Alison Hoskins|
|Church Business Administrator||Debbie Bell|
|Church Receptionists||Kay Bugg
|Computer Network Administrator||Myrna Boyd|
|Food Services Director||Pam LaPier|
|Media Director (interim)||Jeremy Wilkerson|
|Nursery Coordinator||Angela Seanor|
|Weekday Early Education Director||Kathy Ingram