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