• Dr. Gary Shultz

    Senior Pastor

    Gary and his wife Kristin have been serving here at FBC since July of 2009. They have two daughters, Hayden (6), and Violet (4). Before coming to FBC, Gary graduated with his Ph.D. in Theology from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and also received degrees from Baptist BIble Theological Seminary and Baptist Bible College. He previously served as Pastor of Plesantview Baptist Church in Bedford, KY. In addition to his service at the church, Gary also teaches theology and preaching for Liberty University and Baptist BIble Theological Seminary. Gary's first book was recently published on the extent of Christ's death and is called A Multi-Intentioned View of the Extent of the Atonement. He also writes regularly for the Missour Baptist Pathway (mopathway.org) and Christianbooknotes.com. 

  • Brad Kerr

    Associate Pastor of Music and Education

    Brad, Amanda and Olivia (6) and John (3) have been serving on the staff of First Baptist since December of 2011. They had served as Minister of Music, Education and Youth in Camden, AR.

  • Martin Stukenborg

    Associate Pastor, Campus Pastor

    South Callaway Community Church

    Martin became a full-time member of the staff in October of 2001. He is married to his wife Jane and they have four children.

  • Ben Clay

    Associate Pastor of Students and Outreach

  • Linda Nichols

    Church Secretary

    Linda has been serving FBC since 1991.

  • Louie Marty

    Maintenance and Custodian

    Louie has been serving FBC in this capacity since 1993.

  • Doyle Swiney

    Financial administrator

    Doyle has been serving at First Baptist Church in this capacity since January of 2016. Doyle and his wife, Phyllis have been members at First Baptist Church since 1994. Before coming on staff at FBC, Doyle served Missouri schools as a teacher and elementary principal for 32 years.