Our Leadership

Tony Collins

Lead Pastor

Pastor Tony brings over 35 years of ministry experience to BBC. He is a graduate of Liberty University in Lynchburg, VA, where he received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Christian Ministry and Religion, and The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, KY, where he received a Master of Divinity Degree. In the spring of 2012, Pastor Tony was awarded a Doctor of Divinity from the Toronto Baptist Seminary, Toronto, Canada.

He and his wife Janey have been married for over 40 years and have been blessed with two sons and four grandchildren. Janey is one of Tony's greatest assets; she greets everyone with a hug and a smile!

Pastor Tony is committed to growing the church through a strong pulpit ministry. He is faithful to proclaim the truth of God's Word, verse by verse through books of the Bible.

"For I am not ashamed of the Gospel of Christ for it is the power of God unto salvation to everyone who believes, to the Jew first and also to the Greek."
- Romans 1:16

Zad Tomberlin

Associate Pastor of Discipleship & Missions

Zad provides oversight of Discipleship & Missions. He is passionate about the church knowing, loving, and living for the proclamation of the gospel to the glory of God.

Zad has been married to Tory for 18 years and they have 3 kids (Elly 16, Ty 12, and Gibby 10). He enjoys spending time with his family, serving the church, hiking & camping, hunting & fishing, sports, and good food. He is a graduate of Toronto Baptist Seminary & Bible College.

"Therefore, since we have been justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ. Through him we have also obtained access by faith into this grace in which we stand, and we rejoice in hope of the glory of God. More than that, we rejoice in our sufferings, knowing that suffering produces endurance, and endurance produces character, and character produces hope, and hope does not put us to shame, because God's love has been poured into our hearts through the Holy Spirit who has been given to us."
- Romans 5:1-5

TJ Whitehead

Associate Pastor of students & Families

TJ oversees the ministries that serve the Students & Families of Broadway Baptist Church.  His passion is to partner with parents to disciple students to the Glory of God.

TJ and his wife Kayla have been married since the Fall of 2016 and enjoy ministering, hiking, and kayaking together.  TJ graduated from the University of Tennessee with a Bachelor's degree in Chemistry and has his Master's of Divinity from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (SBTS).  He is currently working on his doctorate in theology and apologetics from SBTS.

Visit pastor TJ's blog at coram-deo.blog

"I have been crucified with Christ.  It is no longer I who live, but Christ who lives in me.  And the life I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me."
- Galatians 2:20

Grant story

Worship leader

Grant Story is a Maryville, TN native and began attending BBC in 2013. He has served as worship leader since September 2016. He is a graduate of the University of Tennessee School of Music where he first began to sense God's call to music ministry. He is currently enrolled in graduate studies at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, KY.

"Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect."
- Romans 12:2

Angelec Brewer

Office Coordinator

Jenny Hayes

Financial Secretary

Jenny Hayes serves as our financial secretary. Jenny and her husband Bryan have three daughters; Sophia, Joselyn and Brynna. Bryan also serves as one of our deacons. 

Ross Duncan

Custodian & Maintenance Coordinator

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