God called Kyle Haynes to be the senior pastor of Shadow Mountain Baptist in September of 2004. He was born in California, raised in a Christian home, and trusted Christ as His Savior in 1993 while serving in the USAF. After six years of military service God called him into the ministry. He graduated from West Coast Baptist College in 2001.
Matthew Lee was raised in Cleveland, Tennessee. He grew up in a Christian home but didn't receive Christ until he was seventeen years old. He attended Bible college and received a bachelor's in Pastoral Theology. He came on staff in August of 2011 and serves as a science teacher in the Christian school and as the youth pastor.