The Church Governance Task Force nominates the following individuals for trustee service beginning February 2020. Voting for new Trustees will occur during the combined morning worship service, Jan. 26. Church members who will not be at that service may vote in the pastor’s office on Sunday morning, Jan. 19 or Wednesday evening, Jan. 22.

One-Year Terms:

Jimmy Hester

Member since 1985; Connecting Class (teacher). Wife Kim; sons Jordan and Justin. Retired from LifeWay as Director, Student Ministry Publishing (27 yrs). Current service: Bible Study Director, Life Deacon, Sanctuary Choir. Prior: Executive Leadership Council, Deacon (chair), Family Enrichment Committee (chair), Interim Pulpit Supply Committee (chair), Minister of Education Search Committee (chair)

Terrell Smith

Member since 1992; Crossroads Dept. Husband Billy; children Shelby (26), Caleb (21). Senior Director for Patient and Family Engagement, Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Prior leadership: Nominating Committee, Finance Committee, Personnel Committee (chair), 4th grade SS teacher, mission trips to Brazil and Haiti

John Galloway

Member since 1999; Open Door Class, Cornerstone Dept (teacher). Wife Sarah; sons James (18), Will (14), Chandler (11). Licensed CPA; Controller at DWC Construction (12 yrs). Current service: Deacon, Finance Committee, RA Director. Prior: RA leader, Men’s Ministry, CLC group leader

Two-Year Terms:

Susie Roberson

Member since 1993; Eaton/Smith Class, Cornerstone. Husband Barry; daughters Annie (23), Lily (21). Homemaker/Caretaker; former loan officer, caterer. Current service: Enrolling Clerk, Bldg Security. Prior: Deacon (vice-chair), SS dept director, Childhood Ed Comm, Family Enrichment Comm, Flower Comm, Property Mgmt Comm, Interim Food Service Director, VBS Director, Youth Choir Sponsor

Wilburn Honeycutt

Member since 1991; Encouragers Class. Wife Susan; children Leslie Edgell, Nathan Honeycutt, Ellen Jones. Civil and structural engineer; owner of Honeycutt Engineering. Current service: Owner’s Representative for new building, Life Deacon, Building Committee, Security Service Group (co-chair), Deacon Security (co-chair), substitute SS teacher. Prior: Master Plan Implementation Comm, SS teacher, Property Mgmt Comm (chair), Nominating Comm

Steve Goins

Member since 1982; Connecting Class. Wife Alyssa; children Drew Goins, Diana Newlin, Emily Thomas. Licensed CPA. Retired from State of TN as Director, TDEC’s Division of Remediation (37 yrs). Current service: Deacon, Personnel Comm, Executive Pastor Search Comm, Offering Coordinator, Bldg Security. Prior: Church Recreation Comm, Nominating Comm, RA leader, trustee, youth/adult rec league coach

Three-Year Terms:

Brad Dunn

Member since 1978; Stages Class, New Covenant Dept (teacher). Wife Melanie; sons Conner (26), Mitchell (22), Spencer (18). Financial Advisor, Pinnacle Financial Partners. Current service: Deacon. Prior: Personnel Committee (chair), Executive Leadership Council, Finance Committee, SS Director, RA leader


Joy Harris

Member since 2009; Watts/Worrell Class, New Covenant Dept. Husband Dennis; children Julia (8), Vann (6). Former Asst. Treasurer, Tennessee Treasury Dept. (10 yrs). Current service: GA leader, Child Development Center Committee. Prior: Church Recreation Committee, Father/Daughter event team

David Clay

Member 1998 – 2001; 2004 – present. New Covenant Dept (director). Wife Becky; children Daniel (14), Ben (13), Lucy (10). Attorney; Partner at Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis. Current service: Deacon, Youth Choir Sponsor, Deacon Nomination Committee. Prior: Deacon (chair, vice-chair), Master Plan Implementation Committee, Finance Committee, Executive Leadership Council, Hospitality Service Group