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Meet the staff at Oak Grove!
Rev. Ron Hayes, Pastor

Rev. Ron Hayes received his MDiv from McAfee School of Theology/Mercer University in Atlanta, and his undergraduate degree from Tennessee Wesleyan University where he played baseball for the Bulldogs. He is presently pursing his Doctorate of Ministry from McAfee School of Theology/Mercer University, with a graduation date slated for 2024) In August of 2017 his first book was published - Bats, Balls and a U-Haul. Ron is married to Dawn Hudgins Hayes, together they have four children Kelly (19), John (18), Erin (17) and Cole (16).


Brady Kennedy, Worship Leader

Brady is a graduate of Appalachian State University, a percussionist, guitarist and singer.  

Will Greene, Pianist
Will was born in Russia and adopted into an American family. He began studying the piano at age 5. He is currently pursuing philosophy, psychoanalysis and psychology to train as a psychoanalyst at Appalachian State University. 
Pam Trivette, Secretary / Treasurer

Pam retired from Appalachian State University Library. She is married and has two grown children. 


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