Bro. Rick was called as pastor of DBC in July 1999 after 5 years of full-time evangelism with his family. He is a graduate of Troy State University and attended Beeson Divinity School. He is a native of Tifton, Georgia and has served numerous churches in Alabama in various ministerial roles. He is married to Melanie and they have three children; Amy Hibbs, Heather Spence, and Michael.
Bro. Tommy was called as Worship Pastor to Dalraida in September of 2014. He is a native of Alabama who is returning home after serving in Georgia and Mississippi in various ministerial roles. He attended the University of Montevallo majoring in Vocal Performance and Music Theater. He also attended Reinhardt University studing Church Music as well as Liberty University studying religion. He is married to Melissa, who is an accomplished pianist and artist and they are the proud parents of Forrest. He also has the distinction of being an Alabama fan.
Bro. Joseph Falcione was called as Student Pastor to Dalraida Baptist in April of 2019. He is a native of Montgomery, AL. He attended Auburn University at Montgomery where he received a degree in Marketing. He spent his college years serving the AUM Baptist Campus Ministries. He was a host for 3 years and the president for 1 year. Also, he helped start and lead the college ministry at Gateway Baptist. He has remained an active member and servant of his local church since he was young. Joseph is married to Carly, who he met while at AUM.
Stephanie was called as Minister to Children of Dalraida Baptist in March of 2020 after serving as Minister to Preschool for 2 years. She moved to Montgomery from Georgia with her family in 2001. She has long had a heart for children and a passion for teaching them about The Lord. Stephanie is married to Joel Register and they have two children; Daniel and Ella.
Marlene is a native of Opelousas, Louisiana. She has two sons, Dustin & Aaron, and two grand daughters, Sophie Grace & Leighton, and twin grandsons, Rhett & Ollie. The Hooks’ family moved to Montgomery in 1991.She was a Kindergarten teacher for fifteen years prior to coming to DBC in August 2008.
Bekah came on staff in January of 2021. She is a native of Montgomery, AL who attended Troy University where she received a degree in Health and Physical Education. She possesses a heart for missions and has served both stateside in the US and abroad in Poland and Brazil. Bekah is an aunt to her amazing nephews: Aiden and Holden.