Our Staff

Ministerial Staff

Dr. Frank R. Lewis

Dr. Frank R. Lewis

Senior Pastor

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  • Education: Samford University, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary
  • Experience: Founding Pastor of Green Valley Baptist Church, Henderson, Nevada, Preaching and Worship Consultant –The Baptist Sunday School Board
  • Family: I’m married to Lori, proud father of Lauren and Gregory.
  • What kind of music do you listen to?  Casting Crowns, Chris Tomlin, Keith Getty, Classic Hymns for Studying
  • Do you have any hobbies?  I love martial arts and fitness exercise.
  • Have you ever won anything? I won the Senior Men’s Southeast Regional US Taekwondo Sparring Competition in 2008.
  • Why do you like Nashville First Baptist Church. Our people are kind, supportive, non-judgmental, encouraging, and loving.
  • Do you have a life verse?  There are too many to list, but I love Exodus 14:14, Psalm 46:1 and 10, and Revelation 1:16.
  • What’s the most incredible view you’ve ever seen?  Denali, Alaska (formerly known as Mount McKinley)
  • Are you handy at repairing things? Are you kidding…just give me a power tool!
  • Who did you first see live in concert? Rare Earth
  • Have you ever been told you look like a celebrity? When I was younger, it was Michael J. Fox. A few years ago, people said it was Jeremy Renner. Do you agree? Both are nice comparisons — I’ll take them!
  • Do you have a favorite season? I love the fall, especially October.
  • What’s the one piece of advice you would give others about life? Trust Christ!
  • If you could live to see one future event, what would it be? The Second Coming of Christ.
Amanda Poff

Amanda Poff

Senior Pastor's Assistant

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Lori Towns

Lori Towns

Executive Pastor's Assistant & Associate Adult Minister

615.664.6001 | email

Gary Morgan

Gary Morgan

Interim Pastor of Fellowship on Broadway

615.473.6485 | email

Joe A. Fitzpatrick

Joe A. Fitzpatrick

Worship & Music Pastor

615.664.6031 | email

Jason Cox

Jason Cox

Worship & Music Associate

Laurie Hall

Laurie Hall

Music Assistant

615.664.6030 | email

Kim Hester

Kim Hester

Church Pianist

 

Gwenn Fitzpatrick

Gwenn Fitzpatrick

Children's Choir Coordinator

 

Wesley Lankford

Wesley Lankford

Technical Director

 

Kenneth Varner

Kenneth Varner

Worship & Music Associate, Church Organist

 

Tony Rankin

Tony Rankin

Minister of Pastoral Care

615.664.6021 | email

Matt Malone

Matt Malone

Receptionist & Pastoral Care Assistant

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Pam Stockett

Pam Stockett

Senior Adult Program Director

615.664.6055 | email

Josh Hunter

Josh Hunter

Interim Student Minister

901.292.6272 | email

Sarah Galloway

Sarah Galloway

Student Ministry Assistant

615.664.6050 | email

Shannon Meadors

Shannon Meadors

Minister to Children

615.664.6019 | email

Mary Bunn

Mary Bunn

Children's Ministry Assistant

615.664.6023 | email

Administrative Staff

Charles Reynolds

Charles Reynolds

Business Administrator

615.664.6014 | email

Rex Davenport

Rex Davenport

Security Director

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Matt Malone

Matt Malone

Receptionist & Pastoral Care Assistant

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Myra Mathis

Myra Mathis

Business Assistant

615.664.6004 | email

Marissa Moore

Marissa Moore

First Preschool Director

615.664.6022 | email

Angie Poore

Angie Poore

Director of Food Services

615.664.6060 | email

Katie Shull

Katie Shull

Communications

615.579.5770 | email

Marilu White

Marilu White

Finance Assistant

615.664.6005 | email

Custodial & Food Service Staff

Israel Garcia

Israel Garcia

Facilities Manager

615.406.9314

Rosa Estevez

Rosa Estevez

Housekeeper

615.664.6000

Jacqueline Garcia

Jacqueline Garcia

Cook

615.664.6075

Ruben Herrera-Rodriguez

Ruben Herrera-Rodriguez

Custodian

615.664.6000

Michael Valentine

Michael Valentine

Custodian

615.664.6000

Vi Wilks

Vi Wilks

Cook

615.664.6000