Leadership Team & Staff

Meet the Leadership Team!

John Heston

Gadsden, AL
John is a freshman majoring in secondary education with a focus on history. He likes to read and play chess! His favorite Bible verse comes from 2 Corinthians 7:9 KJV, which states, "Now I rejoice, not that ye were made sorry, but that ye sorrowed to repentance: for ye were made sorry after a godly manner, that ye might receive damage by us in nothing."

Bethany New

Carrollton, GA
Bethany is a freshman majoring in criminal justice. Currently, she is serving as BCM secretary! She loves to hang out with friends and serve on the media team at BCM. She has played soccer for fourteen years!  Her favorite Bible verse is James 2:26 KJV, which says, "For as the body without the spirit is dead, so faith without works is dead also."

Katie Jackson

Huntsville, AL
Katie is a junior majoring in nursing. She loves to crochet, roller skate, and write fiction! A fun fact about her is that she was once ranked best Subway Surfers player in America for a full day. She can be found serving on the BCM worship team! Her favorite Bible verse is Philippians 4:13 NIV, which says, "I can do all this through him who gives me strength."

Elisabeth Rea

Pell City, AL
Elisabeth is a freshman majoring in secondary education- English language arts. She loves to play the piano, write songs, and make fun graphics. She is currently serving as the BCM's worship leader and media team leader. Her favorite verse is Romans 8:28 NLT, "And we know that God causes everything to work together for the good of those who love God and are called according to his purpose for them."

Dylan Lee

Mentone, AL
Dylan is a junior majoring in political science. He is involved in JSU'S Student Government Association's Student senate. A fun fact about him is that he has met the governor, twice! His favorite Bible verse comes from Psalm 1:1 ESV, which says, "Blessed is the man who walks not in the counsel of the wicked, nor stands in the way of sinners, nor sits in the seat of scoffers."

Harrison Riggs

Gardendale, AL
Harrison is a junior majoring in economics. Currently, he is serving as BCM president. He likes to play video games and hunt. His favorite Bible verse comes from 2 Corinthians 12:9 KJV, which says, "And he said unto me, My grace is sufficient for thee: for my strength is made perfect in weakness. Most gladly therefore will I rather glory in my infirmities, that the power of Christ may rest upon me."

Eli McKee

Decatur, AL
Eli is a sophomore majoring in computer science with a minor in game development. He likes to read, draw, design video games, and play soccer and archery. He has played the drums for eight years! His favorite verse is Philippians 4:6 KJV: "Be careful for nothing; but in every thing by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known unto God."

Blake Sutherland

Alexandria, AL
Blake is a sophomore majoring in computer science with a concentration in data science. He is currently serving as BCM vice-president. He likes to play the guitar, do woodworking, draw, and read. His favorite verse is Psalm 33:9-11 NIV, which states, "For he spoke, and it came to be; he commanded, and it stood firm. The Lord foils the plans of the nations; he thwarts the purposes of the peoples. But the plans of the Lord stand firm forever, the purposes of his heart through all generations."

Timothy Curvin

Interim Campus Minister Intern

Timothy is a graduate student pursuing a MA of integrated studies! He likes to read, play video games, and do art. He has played the trumpet for 11 years.  His favorite Bible verse is Isaiah 40:31 KJV, which says, "But they that wait upon the LORD shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint."

Anna Grace Silvey

Ministry Assistant

Anna Grace is a sophomore majoring in history. In her free time, she likes to bake, read, play the piano, and serve at her church as many ways as she can. Her favorite verse is Isaiah 6:8 KJV, which states, "Also I heard the voice of the Lord, saying, Whom shall I send, and who will go for us? Then said I, Here am I; send me."