Jeff has been active in ministry for 38 years. He has served as Lead Pastor, Associate Pastor and Youth Minister. The churches have been large ( 5000 members), small ( 275 members) and places in between. He has ministered in rural and urban locations including areas of growth and decline. Jeff has served on staff in a number of positions and been the Lead Pastor with a staff of 45. Under Jeff’s leadership 22 persons have entered the ministry .
Jeff earned a Master of Divinity from Candler School of Theology and a Dr. of Ministry from Columbia School of Theology. Jeff has served on a variety of Conference Committees as well as community organizations. In 2018 Jeff completed the course work required for the International Coaching Federation Certification ( ICF)
Jeff and his wife Sherry have been married for 39 years. They have 4 children,1 fabulous Grandchild and 2 dogs. They enjoy being outside as much as possible. They manage/maintain a 600 sq. ft. cabin that rents out to vacationers who come to enjoy the mountains and gold prospecting history of Dahlonega Ga. See the cabin at www.chimneycreekcabin.com.