Pastors & Staff

Dr. Jeff Wright

Senior Pastor

Dr. Jeff Wright has been Senior Pastor of Red Bank since December 2013. He previously served Red Bank as Student Minister from April 1996 to April 2000. He married Donna Wood on August 10, 1985 and they have four adult children: Billy, Bobby, Beth, and Brianne.

Dr. Wright has served in Christian Ministry for over 20 years as Minister of Music and Students, Minister to Students, Associate Pastor of Leadership Development, and Senior Pastor.

Discipleship is his passion. He is leading Red Bank Baptist to be Disciples that are making Disciples . We are accomplishing this by training, encouraging, and leading our members to reach into their personal area of influence with the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

Rev. Mike Carter

Pastor of Worship & Discipleship 

Pastor Mike Carter joined the staff in September 2017. He has been in ministry for more than 30 years as a Worship Pastor and before joining the staff at Red Bank, was a Senior Pastor for 4 years.

Pastor Mike has a heart for Worship and seeing people grow in their relationship with Christ. Pastor Mike’s primary role is to lead the Worship Ministry at Red Bank and he continues to work at developing the Discipleship ministry at Red Bank.

Pastor Mike is married to Wendy and they have a son, Paul and Daughter in law, Tori.

Rev. Roger Allen

Pastor of Family Ministry 

Pastor Roger is our Pastor of Family Ministry here at Red Bank. Roger is married to his fabulous wife Maru and they have 2 daughters Rachael and Katherine. Katherine is married to Ryan Tiller and they reside in Atlanta.

Pastor Roger's passion in ministry is discipling and winning children and students to Christ and he loves the Red Bank Community. If you can’t find him at home or church, don’t worry, him and his beagle Bandit are somewhere on Lake Murray fishing. He won’t tell us exactly where!

Rocky Abbott

Senior Adult Minister 

Rocky has been a member at Red Bank Baptist for over 40 years. He has been married to his loving wife, Trudy, for 54 years. They have two daughters, Wendy Bonnette and Julie Sharpe. They also have 4 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.

Rocky has had the blessing to serve Red Bank Baptist in many ways. He has been music leader, deacon, and is now serving as the Senior Adult Minister of our church. Rocky says it has been and still is a pleasure to serve our Lord and congregation.

Melissa Stanley

Financial Secretary 

Melissa has been the Finance Secretary of RBBC since January 2009.  Melissa is married to Adam and has three adult children: Rebekah, Heather and Kenneth Jr. She loves being a “nana” to her grandson Kaleb in her free time!

As the Finance Secretary, Melissa keeps the records of the church, manages the office, and is the assistant to the Senior Pastor, Dr. Wright.

Her goal is to use her spiritual gifts and serve Red Bank faithfully with her God-given abilities.

Wanda Boozer

Communication Secretary

Wanda has been with RBBC since April of 2021.  She is the voice on the phone and has the answer to all of your questions, or will get it!!  Wanda is married and has two wonderful grandchildren that she spends a lot of her free time with.

As the Communication Secretary, Wanda keeps us on track with calendaring and all the news of upcoming events.  She is the assistant to the Worship Pastor and Family Minister.

Her goal is to convey the most correct information to the members of Red Bank Baptist, to serve others and to let Christ shine through all that she does.