Leadership Team


Eric is a graduate of Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary with his MDIV. He married Krystal in 2005 and they have one son, Weathers who was born in 2014. He is passionate about Jesus, family, football, golf, and reading.

Eric Smith

Lead Pastor

Hardy Sellers has served as our Administration pastor since 1999. A graduate of the USAF Academy, Hardy served twelve years in the Air Force before getting a call to the ministry. He has been married since 1991 to Melissa. They have four children. Hardy enjoys running, biking and family time.

Hardy Sellers

Administration Pastor

Chad is a graduate of Auburn Montgomery in Marketing and Management and has served at Vaughn Forest since 2002. He married Christy in 2006 and they have two children. He loves his family, endurance athletics, live production, and anything sci fi.

Chad Boak

Creative Pastor

Norm is an Air Force retiree and has served in ministry since 1981. He has been married for over 40 years to Debra and has five children and eleven grand-children. Norm enjoys golf and camping with his family.

Norm Bell

Associate Pastor

PJ is a graduate of Hardin-Simmons University with a degree in Bible and Leadership. He has been married to Hannah since 2004 and they have two children.

P.J. Beaver

Ministries Pastor

Kenny is a graduate of Valdosta State University and currently attends Liberty University in pursuit of his Master of Divinity. He has been married to Emily since 2014 and they have one child.

Kenny Miller

Student Pastor

Beth graduated with a Master of Childhood Education from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. She has been married nearly 30 years to David. They have 1 child and a grand-dog.

Beth Henderson

Preschool Minister

David graduated with a Master of Arts from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. He has been married nearly 30 years to Beth. They have 1 child and a grand-dog.

David Henderson

Children's Pastor

Charles is a graduate of Cumberland School of Law and previously attended The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Charles has served in ministry over 20 years and has been married to Jaime since 1998. They have 4 children. Charles enjoys training for triathlons, and he loves leading worship.

Charles Mauney

Worship Leader

David is a graduate of Universidad Cecilio Acosta in Venezuela. David has served in ministry for nearly 20 years. He has been married to Carmen for over 30 years and has 3 children.

David Romero

Hispanic Pastor

Gail Klucking is a graduate of Missouri Baptist University, Troy University, the University of Oxford, England and Auburn University. Gail and Tony have been married almost 30 years and have one daughter, Sara, who attends Auburn University. Gail enjoys family, friends, fitness, research and writing curriculum.

Gail Klucking

Grow Minister


Brian Harris


Jason Givens

Music Associate

Jaime Mauney

Kidz Forest

Ashley Weston

Volunteer Coordinator

Mary Hughes


Glenda Escobar

Custodian Supervisor

Cindy Cox

Administrative Assistant

Katie Burke

Administrative Assistant

Cecilia Cortes