Jeremy came on staff part-time in 2012 as our local mission director. Jeremy has a B.S. in Forestry from Louisiana Tech and is currently pursuing a Masters of Divinity with an emphasis on Church Planting from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. He and his wife Tara have been married since 2001; they have two children, Cole and Avery. Tara works part-time as an audiologist at the Overton Brooks VA Medical Center in Shreveport. As our local missions director, Jeremy leads “Touch Ruston Ministry.” This ministry encompasses all of our church’s local mission efforts. Jeremy is also passionate about FBC’s young married couples and teaches and leads a connection group designed specifically for them. Jeremy loves spending time with his family, especially hunting and fishing with his son Cole.