Jonathan Sims

Senior Pastor
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Jonathan Sims is the Pastor of SMBC. He is a native of Alabama and a graduate of Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary with a Masters of Divinity. He and his wife Kala have five children: Emily, Aimee and Joshua Branson, Julie, Nathan, and Ashleigh.

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David Brown

Associate Pastor
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David is responsible for education, outreach and world missions ministries. He is a native of Tennessee and a graduate of Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary with a Masters of Religious Education. He and his wife, Lisa, have two children: Austin and Anna.

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Joe Carpenter

Associate Pastor

Joe is responsible for assisting Bro Jono in various capacities. He is a native to the Middle Tennessee area. He and his wife, Ashley, have a loving desire to see Christ made known to the people of Middle Tennessee. Married for fourteen years, Joe and Ashley have been blessed with three wonderful sons: Sam, Joey, and Simon. Now, God has graciously chosen to bless them with a baby girl named Abigail Rae!

Bryan Seay

Worship Minister

Bryan is responsible for the worship music including leading the choir. Bryan is a native of Kentucky and holds post-secondary degrees from Carson-Newman University, Middle Tennessee State University, and Trevecca Nazarene University. Bryan is also a middle school administrator by day. He and his wife, Hope, have four children: Aaron, Aaric, Anna, and Andrew.

Jared Jones

College and Career Director

Jared is responsible for directing the college and career group. He was born in Matoon, IL but spent the majority of his life in McMinnville, TN. A graduate of Bryan College, Jared holds degrees in Secondary Education and History. Currently, he is a high school teacher educating students in economics, US history, and US government. He and his wife, Karyn, have three children: Addie, Micah, and Jack.

Tyler Bowman

Youth Director

Tyler is responsible for directing the youth. He and his wife, Elizabeth, have three children: Knox, Mason, and Titus.