Leadership

Bob Cook

Pastor Bob planted The Church at Grace Park in October of 1976. He is passionate about encouraging pastors and local churches to partner together to help the community. He has been married to his beautiful wife, Wanda, for 44 years, and they have 4 children. He enjoys…

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Steve Gillespie

Steve began leading worship part-time while teaching music at a public school. He has been in full-time church ministry for 18 years and has been at Grace Park since 2005. Steve is passionate about worship and also about caring for underprivileged kids and orphans. He has been…

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Jacob Haywood

Jacob is the Director of Student Ministries and Missions at Grace Park. He teaches Apologetics at Christian Community Schools and is an alumnus of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.

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Patrick Nix

Patrick Nix came to Grace Park in 2013 after planting a church near Louisville, Kentucky. He loves making people think, especially about the big stuff: grace, joy, & hope. His passion is creative communication – through teaching, print, and digital media. Patrick and his wife Joy have six children. He really likes…

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Louie Roberts

Louie came to Grace Park in March of 2011. The Lord brought him here from Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Louie is passionate about being used by God through music and reaching out to others who don’t know Christ. He has been married to his wife, Fran, for 31 years, and they have 3 children. He enjoys…

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Vanessa Atkins

Vanessa began serving at Grace Park as an office volunteer in 2003 and a year later became the administrative assistant, where she served for the next 8 years. In August 2012, she became the Office Administrator for the school office, but she still oversees various tasks in the church office. Vanessa has been…

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