Pastor - John Rollyson
John and Rachel have been married for 14 years and have three beautiful children: John, Caroline and James. Pastor John has degrees from the Community College of the Air Force (AAS), Liberty University (BS, MA) and Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (M.Div). John's first love in ministry is disciple-making – the simple biblical model of teaching God's Word, mentoring others, and sharing the Gospel.
Associate Pastor - Bill Stephens
Minister of Music - Ron Branning
Ron and his wife Judy have been married for 33 years and have 2 children and 5 grandchildren. Ron received his education at Troy University and has served at Eastside since 1981. Ron also serves as a professor Music at the Baptist College of Florida in Graceville.
Student Minister - Jeffrey Basford
Jeffrey and his wife, Sydney, have been married just a few months. Jeffrey received his education from the Baptist College of Florida. He is currently in the Master of Divinity Program at New Orleans Theological Seminary. Jeffrey and Sydney enjoy teaching the youth and learning with the youth.
Children's Minister/Media Director - Cole Thompson
Cole & Dove have been married for 8 years, they have 2 beautiful children, Micah and Rain. Cole enjoys teaching and learning with children. Cole also has an AS degree in Computer Information Technology and also enjoys working on computers and the church's various media outputs. Cole is also currently enrolled at St. Petersburg College online to obtain his Bachelor's degree in Technology Development & Management