Rev. Ed Jump | Transitional Interim Pastor

Rev. Ed Jump has been called to serve as our Transitional Interim Pastor.  A graduate of Southern Baptist theological Seminary, he served as the Executive Director of the Corpus Christi Baptist Association for 8 years.  Prior to that position he served as pastor of East Brainerd Baptist Church in Chattanooga and as an IMB missionary in Costa Rica and Venezuela for 5 years.  Most recently he served as the interim pastor for Macedonia Baptist Church in Hiawassee.  He and his wife Elaine live in Hall County and have three children and five grandchildren.


Dan St. Andre | Music Minister

Dan came to FBC in September 2015. He and his wife Beth have three children and nine grandchildren.  His major was in vocal studies at Louisiana College and church music at Southwestern Baptist Seminary.

He has served as music minister at churches in Texas, Louisiana, and Georgia. Dan is a multi-instrumentalist and plays piano, keyboard, bass, drums, and guitar. He is proficient in writing and arranging for choral, band, and orchestra, and coordinates music, sound, technology, and graphics for all worship services.

Jan Reeves | Administrative Assistant

Jan has been at FBC since February 2012. Before coming to First Baptist she successfully ran a business, and now she serves as assistant to the Pastor, coordinating all ministry operations and administration at FBC.

She is a magna cum laude graduate of the University of Georgia, majoring in journalism. Jan is a member of First Presbyterian, Gainesville and sings in the chancel choir.  She and her husband Jerry have three sons and two granddaughters, and are enthusiastic Georgia Bulldog fans.

Don Attaway | Audio & Video Coordinator