Our Staff

Bob Ehr, Senior Pastor

Bob has served as pastor of First Baptist since April of 2006. Prior to coming to Lawrenceburg, he served as pastor of two churches in Alabama. A native of Florida, he is a graduate of Carson-Newman College, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, and Beeson Divinity School. He and his wife Melanie are the proud parents of three children.

Mark Logsdon, Minister of Music

Mark has served as FBC's minister of music since January of 1984. Prior to coming to Lawrenceburg, he was completing his Master of Church Music degree at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, where he served as part-time minister of music at the Franklin Crossroads Baptist Church in Cecelia, KY. Mark and his wife, Janis, are both natives of KY and alumni of Eastern Kentucky University in Richmond. They have been married for over 30 years and have two adult daughters.

Joel Harvey, Minister of Youth

Joel has served as the minister of youth since August 2016. He graduated from Boyce College in May 2016, with a degree in Youth and Family Ministry. Joel has a strong desire to teach the Bible and to disciple students. He and his wife Grace are both from Louisville, KY and have been married since May of 2014. Joel loves to go camping and hiking and is a big fan of the Pittsburge Steelers.

Kaci Crouch,

Children's Minister

Kaci has served as the FBC Kids Minister since June of 2022.  She graduated from Georgetown College in 2019, where she studied Elementary Education and Christian Leadership.  Prior to serving as Children's Minister, Kaci taught 1st and 4th grade at a local elementary school.  Kaci and her husband, Jacob, grew up in Lawrenceburg and have been married since 2019.  She enjoys playing sports and going to concerts!

Brian Black,

Contemporary Worship Leader

Brian has been leading worship at churches, conferences, and events throughout the southeastern United States for over two decades.  After being baptized at FBC as a teenager, Brian returned to serve as the contemporary worship leader in March 2015 and was ordained in August 2021.  He is a fan of vintage guitars and the Boston Red Sox.  Brian and his wife, Cassandra, are the proud parents of one son, Chase, and one daughter, Kendall.

Brad Burton, Financial Officer

Brad has served as our Financial Officer since April 2023 after previously serving as chairman of the finance committee.  He works full-time as an Information Technology Director at Infineon Technologies leading global software development teams.  Brad and his wife, Melissa, grew up in Lawrenceburg but lived in Georgetown for a number of years after getting married.  After their daughter, Lyndon, was born, the Burtons moved back to Lawrenceburg and FBC. 

Faye Murphy, Church Secretary

Faye has served as secretary at Lawrenceburg FBC since March 1998. She is the mother of Amy and Mark and Memaw of Barbara and Amanda.

Cindy Couch, Church Secretary

Cindy has served as secretary at Lawrenceburg FBC since February 2007. Prior to joining the staff, she was a stay-at-home mom. She and Dennis, her husband of 22 years,  have three lovely daughters: Brittany, Ashley, and Emily.