Our Leadership

  • Jeff Vanlandingham

    Senior Pastor

    Jeff came to Lawrenceburg from Alabama in 2009 to become our senior pastor. He and his wife Traci have three adult children. They recharge by hiking and biking in God’s Creation. Jeff loves the hometown atmosphere of First Baptist. One of his favorite phrases is “Best days are ahead!”


  • Jacob Kitchens

    Youth Pastor and Worship leader

    Jacob is a native of Halls, TN; a small town north of Memphis, roughly the size of your coffee table.  Jacob came to First Baptist to lead worship on a short-term basis in September 2017 and accepted a call to become Minister of Music & Students in November 2018.  He and his wife Jenifer have 3 wonderful children who keep them busy.  In addition to his work at the church, Jacob enjoys college football (GO VOLS), golf, and is a movie fan with a particular love for Star Wars.