David Hinton

Dr. David Hinson

Interim Pastor

David is a graduate of Mercer University and the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville.  He served for 30 years as a pastor of churches in Georgia and Kentucky, including 12 years at FBC of Frankfort, KY. Since 2010, he has worked as a retirement planner with the Ministers and Missionaries Benefits Board. He and his wife, Pat, have been married 36 years and are blessed with 3 adult daughters and 1 son, currently a junior at Furman University.


Janet Staley

Janet Staley

Administration Assistant

Janet has been an American Baptist for approximately 58 years and has been employed as Administrative Assistant at First Baptist Church Greencastle for approximately 37 years.  She has 3 grown daughters, 3 grandchildren and 4 step-grand-children.  Her hobbies include: the love of good gospel music (which she shared with her late husband, Rev. Bill Staley), and also enjoys working in ministries that involve shepherding and caring for people.  She also loves working jig-saw puzzles, spending time with her family and friends, loving animals (now feeding 2 wild cats, 2 raccoons, an opossum, and an occasional skunk), quilting, reading, and taking drives through the country to look for old barns and donkeys.  Her hopes are to one day write a book which will be entitled "My Life in the Church Office"     .  


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Carrie Hamilton

Music Director

Carrie grew up in Iowa where she cultivated her relationship with the Lord at an early age through music at her church. While serving on a mission trip, she met her husband Scott. They attended Anderson University together. Carrie graduated with a degree in Music Education in 2006. and currently teaches music at Tzouanakis Intermediate School in Greencastle. She and Scott enjoy watching their 2 daughters chase their dog around the house. Carrie enjoys finding ways to involve as many people as possible in our worship arts ministries, and plugging others into places where they can grow in spirituality as well as help the kingdom.


Scott Hamilton

Scott Hamilton

Youth Director

Scott grew up in Springboro, Ohio and remembers fondly when he gave his life to Jesus at 16 years old, while being an active member in his youth group. In 2005 he graduated from Anderson University with a bachelors in Psychology and in 2007 he graduated from Indiana State University with a masters in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. He currently works full time at DePauw University as a licensed clinical counselor. He has been the Youth Director at First Baptist since 2010 and loves working with the youth, grades 6-12. Outside of career and ministry, he loves spending time with his wife, Carrie, and 2 daughters and their dog. He also trains as a black belt in Aikido.


Sara Crow

Sara Crowe

Jesus J.A.M. Director

Sara has owned an in home daycare for over 12 years. She has her associates degree in Early Childhood Education from Ivy Tech. Sara also taught for 3 years at the First Baptist Preschool. She is a devoted mother of two active teenagers. Sara has enjoyed being the Jesus J.A.M Director for over 12 years at First Baptist Church and believes that seeing the world through a child's eye is how God wants us to view the world He created.

 Heather Woodall

Heather Woodall

Preschool Director

Heather grew up in Maryland where she came to have a relationship with God through her youth group. It is also through her youth group and a mission trip to West Virginia that she met her husband Dan. They have been married since 2004 and have three children. Heather also serves on one of our praise teams as well as volunteers with Vacation Bible School and our annual Jesus J.A.M Spring Fling. Heather graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Public Relations and is also employed at Dr. Steve Kissel’s office.

Teresa Vaughn

Teresa Vaughn

Coordinator of Curriculum and Child Development

Teresa was born in Indianapols, Indiana and grew up in Greencastle graduating from Greencastle High School then attended Indiana State University. She recieved a Bachelors of Science Degree in Elementary Education with Endorsements in both Kindergarten and Preschool. Married to Larry in 1976 the couple has 3 adult childresna and 9 grandchildren. Teresa has been a teacher at Greencastle First Baptist Preschool since 1986 as well as serving as Coordinator of Curriculum and Child Development at the Preschool since 2010. In her personal as well as professional life she strifes for the individual growth of young children through the development of social skills, academics and a spiritual understanding.