Kairos News Brian Dodridge called as Brentwood Baptist's first Associate Executive Pastor
June 21st, 2012
The Trustees and Staff Resource Team recently called Brian Dodridge to serve as Brentwood Baptist's first Associate Executive Pastor.
Brian officially began his role on Monday, June 18. On staff, he'll work alongside Executive Pastor Jim Baker to manage and oversee day-to-day church operations, including current and future regional campuses, Kairos, the Business Office and the Communications Ministry.
Originally from Arizona, he graduated in 1998 from Grand Canyon University in Phoenix with a Bachelor of Arts in Christian Education. While in college, he served a total of four years as the Student Ministry Intern and later the Junior High Minister at North Phoenix Baptist Church.
In 1999, he went to Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas where he graduated with his Master of Arts in Christian Education in 2003.
For the last 13 years, he's served on staff at First Baptist Church in Lewisville, Texas as Associate Minister to Students (1999-2001), Associate/Discipleship Pastor (2001-2008), and Executive Pastor (2009-2012).
Brian has been married to his high school sweetheart, Dee, since 1997. They have three children under the age of seven years old: Dakota, Jernie, and Davis. Their fourth child, a baby girl, is expected to arrive in July.
Our church family welcomes Brian and his family as they begin a new adventure here in Middle Tennessee.