OUR TEAM

Rev. Tammy Jackson

Senior Pastor

Rev. Tammy H. Jackson is the Senior Pastor at Anniston First. She grew up just down the road in Glencoe, Alabama.

Rev. Tammy H. Jackson is the Senior Pastor at Anniston First. She grew up just down the road in Glencoe, Alabama.

Matt Headley

Director of Music & Worship Arts

Matt Headley is a passionate and creative disciple-maker with an eclectic ministry background.

Emmalie Whitney

Children's Director &

TCP Assistant Director

Emmalie Whitney has been a member of Anniston FUMC since 2005 when she transferred her membership from her childhood church

Katelyn Ferguson

Financial Secretary

Rev. Kyle
Bryan

Associate Pastor of Discipleship and Outreach

As the Associate Pastor of Discipleship and Outreach, Rev. Kyle Bryan engages the congregation in outreach, evangelism, missions, and discipleship.

Jason Wright 

Associate Director of Worship Arts

Jason Wright is most happy when making music and is honored to have the opportunity to engage in worship with God’s people at Anniston First.

Riliegh Martin

TCP Executive Director

Riliegh Martin has several years of experience working with children in the nursery of First Baptist Church of Talladega as Lead Nursery Teacher and at Kidz Alive Pre-School as a teacher.

Cheyenne Oliver

Media Specialist

Ashlee Cheyenne Oliver is our Multimedia Specialist here at FUMC. He graduated with his undergraduate degree in Theatre production at Jacksonville State University. 

Rev. Davis
Johnson

Associate Pastor of youth and Elder Care Ministries

Rev. Davis Johnson is the Associate Pastor of youth and elder care ministries at Anniston First. Davis Johnson grew up in Franklin, Tennessee, outside of Nashville. 

Gabi Houston

Associate Director of Music

Gabi has been attending Anniston First her whole life. She sang in all of the AFUMC children’s choirs, as well as singing and touring with the Voice of Truth youth choir.

Laura Reaves

Church Secretary

Cheyenne Oliver

Media Specialist

Ashlee Cheyenne Oliver is our Multimedia Specialist here at FUMC. He graduated with his undergraduate degree in Theatre production at Jacksonville State University. 

Louise Ballenger

Director of the Crusader Choir (grades 1-3) 

Louise Ballenger was born in Rome, GA, and moved when she was 2 years old to Huntsville, AL.