Leadership Staff


Ryan Palmer

Senior Pastor

Ryan began serving as our Senior Pastor in 2009. This call is a homecoming for Ryan as he interned and served as Assistant Pastor at South...




David Paschal

Minister of Students

Prior to coming to Springfield in February of 2005, David was in student ministry in Denver, Colorado for over 4 years. David has served in churches...



Jasper Kent

Current Worship & College Pastor

Jasper began leading the Current worship service at South Haven in January 2015. Originally from ...


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David Smith

Minister of Music & Senior Adults

David was born in Springfield and grew up at High Street Baptist Church. He felt God call him into full time ministry during his ...



Robin Reed

Minister of Discipleship & Family Life

Robin and her husband, Alan, were married at South Haven in 1976 and they have been members ever since. Robin has served...


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Minister of Preschool & Children

Terri began serving in our preschool and children's department in May of 1994, first serving as an assistant to the...