Jamey has served as pastor since August of 2011. He grew up in Birmingham and was saved at the age of 15 and surrendered to ministry at 18. He is married to Ashleigh, and they have 3 sons: Josiah, Isaac, and Nathaniel. He is a graduate of Mobile College and Beeson Divinity School at Samford University and earned his D.Min. from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. A love for the Church and its mission drive Jamey in his ministry.
Minister of Education & Administrationrlamon@gilliamsprings.org
Randy has served on staff since 2004 and is the "old" guy on staff in terms of both age and tenure! He is married to Pam and she is a speech/language pathologist in our local school system. They have two grown children, Jared and Rachel. Randy is a graduate of The University of Alabama and New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. His interests include college football and estate sales. His passion in ministry is focused in the area of discipleship and seeing people connect to each other and to God's Word through the groups ministry of the church.
Director of Preschool & Children's Ministriestmayo@gilliamsprings.org
Theresa has served our Children's Ministry at Gilliam Springs since 2005. For her, there is nothing more exciting than to see a child develop foundations in Christ and become a Christian, well except maybe watching them develop habits for a life-long relationship with Christ! Theresa is married to Lee (25+ years), they have two adult children, Seth and Caylee Beth (married to Ryan). Theresa's favorite things are SummerPalooza, teaching, reading, and spending time with her new grandson, Miles.
Minister of Students & Personal Discipleshipwharbison@gilliamsprings.org
Will is originally from Arab, AL and was a member of Gilliam Springs Baptist Church until graduating high school. He received his Bachelor Degree from Auburn University and his Masters of Christian Studies from Union University. Will is passionate for God's mission to make disciples of all nations and helping students find their role in that mission. Before his arrival to the Gilliam staff in 2011, Will served in multiple churches as interim student minister. He met his wife, Claire, in Auburn and was married in May of 2010. They have a baby boy, Liam, who was born in July of 2018.
Minister of Worship & Mediabjohnson@gilliamsprings.org
Brad joined the staff of Gilliam in May 2017. He graduated from the University of Mobile in May 2004. He has served in worship and student ministries for churches in Decatur, Tuscaloosa, Birmingham, and Scottsboro. Brad's desire in leading worship is to help the church direct their attention to God, stand in awe of Him, have their affection for Him deepened, and joyfully answer His call. He and his wife, Sarah, were married in 2008 and they have two children, Gray and Maggie. In his spare time, Brad enjoys chasing around his kids, college football, and disc golf.
Director of Recreation Outreach & Men's Ministrydspybey@gilliamsprings.org
Dick has 33-years of coaching/administrative experience on both the collegiate and high school level. In 2002, God gave him a change of heart and passion as he felt led into Christian Education. During the past fifteen years, Dick has served as Deacon and Sunday School/Bible Class Teacher. He and his wife, Mary, have one son, Rick, who is married and lives in Huntsville, AL.
Director of Missionsjpatterson@gilliamsprings.org
Jeremy joined the staff at Gilliam Springs in July of 2019 as the Minister of Missions. He has been in the ministry for many years where he has served as Pastor as well as, other staff positions in ministry that the Lord has directed. He is married to Amanda and she also serves with the Gilliam team as a Ministry Assistant. They have been married for 18 years and served the Lord together with their children Hayden, Austin, and Kendall. Jeremy has a background in business and pursued a Masters in Theology from Calvary Baptist Theological Seminary. His passions are serving the Lord locally and globally along with his family.