• Shamus Drake     |     Senior Pastor

    This guy is happy to be home! After growing up in Northport and Tuscaloosa, served Highland Baptist Church for almost nine years in Georgetown, Indiana. Pastor Shamus, his Bride Danalinn, and his four children moved here in January 2016 to serve Brent Baptist Church.

    Pastor Shamus' Phone: 205-955-9446    Pastor Shamus' E-mail:

  • Kevin Foster   |   Next Generation Pastor

    Pastor Kevin and his wife Millie grew up in Bibb County and have returned to serve the youth and children's ministry of Brent Baptist Church, called Surrendered Student Ministries. Pastor Kevin and his bride Millie are in the process of adoption right now. CLICK HERE to learn more about their journey, or to get involved! Pastor Kevin's Phone: 205-310-4113 Pastor Kevin is on Facebook as: @KevinFoster87. 

  • Mike Skipper      |     Associate Pastor of Worship

    Pastor Mike leads our music and worship ministry teams here at Brent Baptist Church. This picture does him a good bit of justice because he is almost always either laughing or trying to get someone else to laugh :) 

    Pastor Mike's Phone: 205-799-1994     Pastor Mike's E-mail:

  • Melanie Wallace    |     Secretary

    Melanie has been with the church since 1995. She is that cheerful voice you hear when you call the office.

  • Donna White     |     Secretary

    Donna has been with the church since 2010. She is the other cheerful voice you hear when you call the office.

  • Melissa Elliot   |    Support Staff

    Melissa is the one who keeps the church facilities looking neat and tidy. She does an outstanding job and we are so glad to have her!

  • Kris Connell    |     Caring Center Director