Donnie has been a member of Azalea City Church of God for most of his life. He and his family started attending the church when he was just a small child. Donnie joined the staff in August of 2016. He graduated from Georgia Military College in 2007 with a degree in Business Administration, and has been a minister in the Church of God since he was 21. Donnie served as the Youth Pastor at New Season Church of God here in Valdosta for 4 years. He also served as the Children and Family Ministries Pastor at Central Church in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina before returning to Azalea City. He and his wife Sarah were married in January of 2009, and they have a beautiful daughter named Lillie who was born in October 2013.
In addition to leading our college ministry each Wednesday night, Donnie is also our assimilation pastor, where he focuses on helping new people find a place within our church. He loves to sing, and has been a part of our worship team for many years. He is a huge fan of the Georgia Bulldogs football team.