Staff

Dr. Kenneth Summey, Pastor    

Pastor Kenneth has been married to his high school sweetheart, Carla for 24 years. They have two daughters – Hannah, age 15, and Naomi, age 12. Pastor Kenneth holds degrees from Auburn University (Computer Engineering) and New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary (Master of Divinity and Doctor of Ministry). He has been in ministry since 1992, serving in Children, Youth, Singles, Education, and Pastoral Ministry. He has served as the Pastor of LBC since February 2013. He enjoys golf, computers, working in the yard, and spending time with family and friends.

Jonathan Moore, Associate Pastor of Students

Jonathan married Erin in September, 2015. He is passionate about articulating the Truth of God winsomely. Through doing this, Jonathan desires to lead, encourage, and love the people God has graciously placed around him. Among other experience, Jonathan has received a B.A. in Biblical Studies from Lipscomb University, a M.A. in Spiritual Formation from Northwest Nazarene University, and a Master in Marriage and Family Counseling from Trevecca. He has served at LBC since 2012. Jonathan seeks to pursue “life  to the full” through reading, thinking, writing, laughing, running, hiking, camping, creating, designing, mountain biking, coffee drinking, hanging out with family, serving, celebrating, slowing, sitting in silence, and playing with his awesome dog!

Dale Bleam, Minister of Worship

Dale brings over 26 years of worship leading experience to LBC. He is a published songwriter, arranger, and singer, and has been nominated for a Dove Award. Dale has two daughters: Hannah and Sarah. He has served at LBC since 2012. Dale is interested in health and fitness, volunteer firefighting, camping, reading, fishing, and cooking.  

Amy Vinson, Children's Director (1-5th grade)

Amy has been married to Jim for 16 years.  They have two children - Luke, age 16 and Cale, age 13.  Amy graduated from MTSU in 1996.  Her family has been members at LBC for 14 years.  She has served at LBC since 2009. She enjoys watching her boys play baseball & basketball, spending time with her family and playing tennis.

Allison Wrather, Children's Director (Birth-K)

Allison has been married to Chris for 15 years.  They have 2 children - Anna, age 15 and Hunter, age 11.  Allison graduated from MTSU in 2003.  Her family has been members at Lascassas Baptist for 16 years.  Her hobbies include shopping and spending time with her family.  Allison has served at LBC since 2012. She enjoys singing in the LBC choir as well.  

Stephanie McConnell, Secretary

Stephanie is married to her high school sweetheart, Danny for 34 years.  They have two daughters, Rachel, age 33, (son-in-law Matthew), Kelly, age 12 and one son, Seth, age 27.  They have five grandchildren, Max, age 11, Lilly, age 10, Jackson, age 4 Joshua, age 3 and the newest blessing, Josiah!  They have been members at Calvary Baptist Church for 16 years.  Her hobbies are watching Atlanta Braves Baseball and Alabama Football, singing in the choir at Calvary Baptist and spending time with her family.  Stephanie has served as the secretary at LBC since November 2008.

Susan Clark, Financial Secretary

Susan has been married to Greg for 14 years.  They have two children, Jacob, age 9 and Anna, age 4.  Susan graduated from the University of Louisville in 1996.  Her family has been members at LBC for 12 years.  She enjoys spending time with her husband, children and family.  She has served as LBC since November 2008.

Michelle Eastman, Weekday Preschool Director

Michelle has been happily married to her husband JR for 16 years. They have one son, Lincoln, age six that is a blessing. Michelle has a degree in Elementary Education with over 10 years teaching experience in Nashville. She has directed our 5 day licensed program here at church since 2011. She is an active member of LBC with hobbies being shopping, cooking, outdoor activities and being with her family. 

Jenny Sissom, Weekday Preschool Director

Jenny joins us from Plainview Baptist Church in Woodbury and enjoys the commute thanks to SiriusXM Radio!  She is married to Mark Sissom and together they have two children, Adlen, and Ethan, in addition to Mark's children, Lindsay and Caleb.  She received her Early Childhood Education Certificate from Motlow State Community College in 2005 and was awarded the Child Development Associate Credential in the same year. Jenny has been in a preschool setting for over 12 years and has been a director at Lascassas Baptist Preschool since the fall of 2011.  She enjoys her time spent at Lascassas Baptist Church serving with the preschool and always feels like a part of the family!