Meet The Team
Scott comes to us from Rock Hill, SC where he served at First Baptist. Previous to that he was the church planter and pastor of Summit Community Church. Scott and Lori met at Oklahoma Baptist University and we’re married in 1990. They originally came to SC from
Texas where Scott and Lori
served in a few different
churches leading youth.
Frankie has a Bachelor of Arts in Music and Worship Leadership from Charleston Southern University. He's been a part of JIBC since 2015, serving in the Worship Ministry and interning for our
Student Ministry. He became the full-time Student Pastor in 2019.
Neale has been the Ministry Assistant here at JIBC since 1997. She grew up here on James Island and graduated from Fort Johnson High School. Neale has been a member of James Island Baptist Church since 1972. Over the years, she has taught 5th & 6th Grade Sunday School, worked in Awana, and served on mission teams in Romania.
Susan has been on staff at JIBC since January 2013. Having been in the ministry for over 30 years, for Susan this was coming back home to her home church. Her first time to join JIBC was in 1968. Susan grew up in this church being involved in many of programs and ministries. It was at JIBC, during her high school and college years, that she heard God’s calling to serve His people in the church.
Tom has served as Senior Pastor of James Island Baptist for over 33 years. He and his wife, Janie, grew up here in Charleston and are Garrett High School sweethearts. They were married on thanksgiving weekend, 1975. Tom graduated from Baptist College (Charleston Southern University) and from Southern Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky.