Brother Austin became assistant pastor at Fairview in January of 2019. After graduating from Crown College, Austin and his wife, Jessica, served in church and christian school ministry for three years at Gospel Light Baptist Church in Helena, AL. Prior to his arrival at Fairview, he served as senior pastor of the church where he grew up, Five Forks Baptist Church, in Hillsborough, North Carolina. Austin and Jessica have two children, Abigail and Andrew.
Born in Guadalajara, Mexico, Carlos Mauricio is a citizen of the United States. He became pastor of our Spanish ministry in 2004. Pastor Carlos serves a growing population of Spanish-speaking people in the McMinn County area. Spanish services are held at 10:00 AM (Sunday School) and 11:00 AM (Morning Worship). Instruction in Spanish to English is emphasized each Wednesday at 7:00 PM. When not performing pastoral duties, Pastor Carlos supervises building expansion and construction for the Fairview Baptist Church and Camp Fairview. Pastor Mauricio is married to Tina and has three children: Robert, Justin, and Candice Grace.
Greg Ranck has been the administrator of Fairview Christian Academy since 2005. A graduate of Pensacola Christian College and Pensacola Christian College Graduate School, he has a passion for Christian education. He is married to Mary Beth, and has three children: Alyson, Abby, and Andrew.
Barb McDonald has been the secretary at Fairview since 1982. As administrative secretary, she manages the church office and provides clerical assistance for all church ministries. Through her efforts in recording all financial contributions and databases, the Fairview Baptist Church provides safe, private accounting of all transactions. 'Miss' Barb is known as the cheerful voice that epitomizes the heart of Fairview. Barb is the wife of Tim McDonald. Both grew up as young people in this ministry of Fairview Baptist Church.