Eddy Garner, Director of Missions
Eddy has served as the DOM since 2006. Prior to serving as Director, Eddy served 18 years as the Baptist Campus Minister at the University of North Alabama. Eddy pastored in Dundee, Florida before coming to Alabama.
Eddy is a graduate of Troy University, Southwestern Baptist Seminary and earned his Doctor of Ministry at New Orleans Seminary. Eddy is married to Donna who is formerly a second grade teacher in Florence. Together, they have three children serving in various mission opportunities, and three grandchildren.
Pat Gallagher, Director of Earle Trent Assembly
Pat has been the ETA Director since 2008. Over the years he has faithfully served the many groups who spend time at Earle Trent. He has helped make improvements at the camp, such as the building of two ropes courses and an outdoor gymnasium. Pat and his wife Emily have two children, Patton and Maggie, and they are members of Woodmont Baptist Church.
Betty Ann Crawford, Ministry Assistant
Betty Ann joined our staff in 2016, serving as Ministry Assistant to the CLBA. Her husband, Brad, works as an IT director at a software company in the Shoals Area. They are members of Highland Baptist Church.
Jennifer Richardson, Financial Ministry Assistant
Jennifer Richardson has served as Financial Ministry Assistant since 2012. She is married to Wes, an athletic trainer, and has three children. They are all active in the community of Muscle Shoals, where they are members of Grace Life Church.
J. T. McClelland, ETA Grounds and Maintenance Director
J. T. joined our staff in 2018. He works alongside Pat Gallagher to maintain Earle Trent Assembly. J. T. retired after 22 years in the U.S. Army. He is married to Lenette who serves as a ministry assistant at FBC Killen. They have four children and two grandchildren.