Tim serves as Executive Pastor at First West, previously serving on the Senior Team at Collierville FBC outside Memphis, Tennessee for over fifteen years. Tim also served as adjunct instructor of Organizational Leadership and Communication at Union University’s Department of Continuing Studies in Jackson, Tennessee, for ten years.
As Executive Pastor, Tim oversees day-to-day operations and provides leadership to First West ministries and staff.
Tim says, “It's a blessing to join the incredible work and ministry God is doing at First West! Suzy and I are excited about working with Lead Pastor Michael Wood and entire leadership team to share God’s love in Northeast Louisiana, New Orleans and the world. We are praying for great things. Things that only God can do. We have the faithful expectation that First West will be energized for Christ-centered worship, community and service.”
Tim earned a B.A. from Union University, M.A. in Communication and Educational Ministry from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, and M.A. in Public Policy from Regent University.
Tim and his wife, Suzy, have been married for 21 years and are the parents of three: William— a senior at WMHS, Daniel—a sophomore at WMHS, and Katie—a 7th grader at Good Hope Middle School.