Leadership and Staff
Pastor, Dr. Cary Hilliard
Our Pastor, Dr. Cary Hilliard has served here at First Baptist since 2011. Prior to coming to Longview, Cary served as the Senior Pastor at both First Baptist of Orangeburg, SC and First Baptist of Jefferson, GA. he received his Bachelor degree from Oklahoma Baptist University, his Masters from Truett Seminary, Baylor University, and his Doctorate from Gardner Webb University, M. Christopher White School of Divinity. Cary and his wife, Kelli, have 3 children; Auburn, Carson, and Eden.
2014 Committee Chairs
Missions: Susan Henry
Personnel: Brian McCaskill
Finance: Max Saunders
Transportation/Insurance/Safety: Kristi Magee
Property Acquisition: John Ferrell
WEE Learn Center: Josh Black
Deacon Advisory: Tom Stone
Nominating: Roger Sage, Jr.
Committee on Committees: Tracey Goram-Welch
Trustees: Tom Suess, Glen Brown, Jeff Stone, Willie Surles, Tish Rosado
Deacon Officers: Charley Peck (Chair); Gayle English (Vice Chair);
David Fountain (Secretary): Joe Baucum (Prayer); Glen Brown (Hospitals/In-Home)