Charlie Howell began serving as our Executive Director of Missions on August 14, 2012. Before coming to Huntsville he served as pastor of the First Baptist Church of Blue Ridge, Georgia for over eleven years. Charlie has served full-time on church staffs in Georgia and Delaware since 1979. He is a graduate of the University of Georgia (B.S. Ed., 1976), Southwestern Baptist Seminary (M.Div., 1979), and Luther Rice Seminary (D.Min., 1992). He and his wife Susan have three grown sons: Cliff, Jeremy, and Benjamin.