High School Pastor
Daniel grew up in Athens, Tennessee and came to know Christ at an early age. He experienced deep spiritual growth during high school through the influence of his youth minister and was called into ministry during summer camp his junior year. Daniel attended Carson-Newman College where he graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, and also graduated from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary with a Masters of Divinity in Christian Ministry. Daniel first joined the First Baptist Hendersonville staff in 2011 as a Middle School Intern. Since then he has served here and at other churches in a variety of roles, and became our high school minister in 2019. He and his wife Tara were married in early 2019, and they enjoy traveling, camping, hiking, and finding cool places to explore together.