Meet Our Team

At Hillcrest our Vision is to see our people be “One Church, One Team – Two Campuses”, and our Mission is to “Equip Disciples to Pursue and Serve Christ”.

Pastor Chris Pruitt

Pastor Chris has been our Lead Pastor since September 2015. We are blessed to have Pastor Chris, Mrs. Darlene and their three sons, Allen, Josh and Blake.
“And he said to all, “If anyone would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross daily and follow me.  For whoever would save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for my sake will save it.”
Luke 9:23-24

_dsc0758Phillip Crump

Senior Associate

Pastor Phillip has been on staff at Hillcrest since March 1988. Pastor Phillip is over our Education, Senior Adults, and our Service Ministries. We are thankful for Pastor Phillip, Mrs. Janna and their                                     three children Ben, Paul, and                                     Bree.
“He has told you, O man, what is good; and what does the Lord require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God?”
Micah 6:8


Shawn Smith

Worship Leader

Pastor Shawn has been on staff at Hillcrest since August 2016. Pastor Shawn and Mrs. Kayla have three children, Max, E.J, and Mary Ella.
“He must increase, but I must decrease.”
John 3:30

Steven Amos

Children’s Pastor

“I have set the Lord always before me; because He is at my right hand, I shall not be shaken.”
Psalm 16:8


Pete & Janie Moore
College & Career Ministry 


Kim Pless

Preschool and Nursery


Pat Sumner
Finance/Office Manager

Julie Thompson
Ministry Assistant