MEET OUR STAFF


  • Drew Dockery

    Pastor of Education and Spiritual Growth

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    Drew joined our staff in February 2014. He and his wife Lori have two daughters, Ava Drew and Annie, and two sons, Case and Cole. Drew earned his B.A. in Christian Ministry and Masters of  Pastoral Ministry from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. Drew has a passion for connecting with people. He desires to connect people to Jesus, each other and the church.

  • David Jenkins

    Worship Pastor

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    David joined our staff in June 2013. He is married to Jennifer and has 3 children, Drew, Eli, and Ali. David graduated from Carson Newman University with a B.M. in Church Music. David traveled for several years singing and leading worship. As a songwriter, David has had many of his songs published and recorded. David joins Valley View from First Baptist Concord in Knoxville, TN.


  • Stephen Dees

    Church Administrator/Missions Coordinator

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    Stephen joined our staff in February 2016. He and his wife Jenifer have three sons, Fulton, Turner and Mason. Stephen graduated from the University of Mobile with a B.S. in Religious Education and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary with a M.A. in Church Administration. Stephen comes to Valley View after serving at First Baptist Church in Wilmer, AL since 2001.

  • Taylor Morton

    Student Minister

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    Taylor joined our staff in October 2017. He is currently pursuing his master's degree from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. He and his wife, Linlee, love students and want to help them know Christ and become leaders in their schools and communities.


  • Tina Robertson

    Children's Minister

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    Tina is a native of Tuscaloosa and attended the University of Alabama and Shelton State Community College where she received an Associates Degree in Accounting. Her passion is for her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ! She loves to read and enjoys teaching children and adults about God’s great love! To her, there is no greater joy than seeing someone accept Christ and become a Christ follower. Tina, her husband, Doug, and daughter Hannah, have been members of Valley View Baptist Church since 2006. It was at Valley View where her daughter Hannah accepted Christ as her personal Savior and was baptized. She and her family love the church and all participate in various ministries within the church.

  • Sharon Callahan

    Royal Family Kids & Senior Adult Director

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    Sharon is a native of Tuscaloosa and attended the University of West Alabama where she received a Masters Degree in Elementary Education. Sharon began serving on staff in April 2012 as Children's Ministry Assistant and became Director of Royal Family in August 2013. God has richly blessed her with three wonderful children; Jason, Leslie, and Anna Marie and three beautiful grandchildren: Hailey, Brody and Landon. Sharon has been a member of Valley View since 2007. Prior to joining staff she retired from serving as an Elementary Educator for the public school system. 


  • Aaron Tennyson

    College Minister

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    Aaron joined the Valley View staff in July of 2018. He is married to Jennifer and has two children, Ally Brooke and Case. He has a master's degree from the University of West Alabama, and he currently works for the Tuscaloosa County School System as a technology instructor. Aaron's desire is to help college-age students navigate their college years and help them transition in the years immediately following.


  • Terri Hunnicutt

    Director of Weekday Preschool & TRAC

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    Terri and her family have been members of Valley View since 1997 and she has served as Weekday Preschool Director since January 1998. "Ms. Terri" is a graduate of the University of Alabama with a degree in Child Development and Human Studies. Besides managing the daily routine of Valley View Preschool, she assists other churches in developing their own plans for starting weekday preschools. She also enjoys doing training both here and all over the state of Alabama for both preschool teachers and directors. Terri and her husband Ronnie have four children Erika (Trent), Lindsey (Mark), Tyler (Ashley) and Haley Grace. She and Ronnie also love spending time with their five grandchildren: Luke, Evan, Audrey, Patton and Anne Hollis. Terri’s life verse is James 1:27.


  • Bethany Rogers

    Media and Communications Director

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    Bethany joined the our staff in February 2019. She graduated from the University of Alabama with a degree in Telecommunication and Film as well as a degree in Digital Media. Bethany has served with the Tuscaloosa County Baptist Association for the past 5 years, and has also worked with many organizations, including the Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions and Alabama WMU, as a freelancer.

  • Tina Smith

    Receptionist

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  • Leslie Traeger

    Financial Administrator

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  • Amy Jackson

    Pastor/Music Ministry Assistant

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  • Jordan Joy

    Student Ministry Assistant

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  • Cindy Holcomb

    Education Ministry Assistant

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  • Lauren Isom

    Children's Ministry Assistant

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