SENIOR PASTOR

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DR. D.J. HORTON

Senior Pastor

D.J. has been the Senior Pastor of Church at The Mill since 2004. He often says his job as our shepherd is to focus on four P’s; prayer, preaching, people, and purpose. An Alabama native raised in a pastor’s home, he came to know Christ personally as an eight-year-old boy. His call to ministry became very clear during college. Growing spiritually but struggling with feelings of unworthiness to pastor people, D.J. began to really grasp the greatness of the grace of God. This revelation set his heart on fire to use his gifts of preaching and leadership to help others know and experience the amazing reality of God’s grace in Christ.

For his training, D.J. earned a B.S. from Auburn University, where he was a member of the football team. He received an M.Div from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary and a doctorate degree in preaching from Southeastern Baptist Theological Summary.

He’s been happily married for 20 years to his wife, Laurel. They are proud parents of six children: Ty, Micah, Lily, Grey, Rhett, and Evy. When he is not preaching or pastoring, D.J. is a passionate outdoorsman and an average golfer.

D.J. also founded Living Worthy Ministries to share his preaching, teaching, and other content to encourage and equip people to live lives worthy of The Lord. Check out livingworthyministries.com for sermons, blogs, podcasts, free resources, or to book him for a speaking engagement.

LEAD TEAM

Ken

KEN FISHER

Executive Pastor
Asheton

ASHETON AMERSON

Associate Pastor / Biblical Counseling
Jason

JASON WILLIAMSON

Missions Pastor
Jeff

JEFF BROCKELMAN

Worship Pastor
Jarrett

JARRETT MCNEELY

Connections Pastor

LEAD SUPPORT TEAM

Barbara

barbara anderson

Accountant / Financial Secretary
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CHELSEY NORRIS

Senior Pastor Assistant
Amber

AMBER ZOLLER

Executive Pastor Assistant

ADULT MINISTRIES

Asheton

ASHETON AMERSON

Associate Pastor / Biblical Counseling
Jarrett

JARRETT MCNEELY

Connections Pastor
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GENE PACE

Senior Adult Pastor
Kris (1)

KRIS KURIGER

Young Adults' Pastor
Tonya

TONYA JONES

Administrative Assistant / Adult Ministries / Biblical Counseling
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KRISTI MOORE

Administrative Assistant / Adult Ministries
Virgina

VIRGINIA MELVIN

Front Office Receptionist / Facilities

MISSIONS MINISTRY

Jason

JASON WILLIAMSON

Missions Pastor
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ANDREW SMITH

Associate Missions Pastor
Keri

KERI ROWLAND

Administrative Assistant / Logistics Coordinator
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ASHLEE MAHONEY

Administrative Assistant / Missions

WORSHIP MINISTRY

Jeff

JEFF BROCKELMAN

Worship Pastor
Josh

DR. JOSH EPTON

Associate Worship Pastor
Kayla

KAYLA FARMER

Worship Associate / Creative Praise
Candace

CANDACE HUGHES

Worship Associate
Julie

JULIE MCNEELY

WORSHIP ASSOCIATE / ADMIN

CHILDRENS' MINISTRY

Nate

NATE BROWN

Children’s Pastor
Alex

ALEX GORE

Preteens' Pastor
Hailey

HAILEY DILL

Preschool Director
BrookeO

BROOKE ODOM

Administrative Assistant / Children’s Ministry

STUDENT MINISTRY

Chandler

CHANDLER DAVIS

Middle School Pastor
Adam1

ADAM SISKEY

High School Pastor
Alexis

ALEXIS LYDA

Administrative Assistant / Student Ministry

COMMUNICATIONS TEAM

Rachel

RACHEL CANTRELL

Communications Director
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CARLIE BARTH

Communications Creative Coordinator
Kaitlyn

KAITLYN DZYUBA

Social Media Specialist

TECHNICAL ARTS TEAM

Lee

LEE FARMER

Technical Arts Director
Darrell

DARRELL COTHRAN

Technical Arts Associate Director
Alan

ALAN DRY

Technical Arts Videographer
Joe

JOE O'BRIEN

Technical Arts Sound Specialist
Matt

MATT STEPHENS

Creative Producer

FACILITIES TEAM

Wayne

WAYNE ZUNKER

Facilities Director
Billy

BILLY FLOYD

Facilities
Bo

BO STEWART

Facilities
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TYLER GLOVER

Facilities
Dana

DANA CROMER

Facilities
Maria

MARIA ROMERO

Facilities
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ANGELA BROWNLEE

Facilities

EARLY LEARNING CENTER

Fran

FRAN REEVES

ELC Director
Kendra

KENDRA ADKINS

ELC Assistant Director
Lori

LORI BENSHOOF

Accounting Coordinator