Matt Herrell became assistant pastor in June 2016. He served as youth pastor at Chilhowee Baptist Church in Virginia for seven years. Matt and Crystal, along with their four children, recently concluded a seven-year term as missionaries in Peru. Matt and Crystal both play active roles in the Fairview Baptist Church, Fairview Christian Academy, Camp Fairview, and Impact Youth Ministries.
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 Pastor Scallions' private secretary 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 and have known only one church and pastor for their entire Christian lives.