Michael Allen, Senior Pastor
Please read about our senior pastor's full biography here
Mark Jones, Associate Pastor
Associate Pastor Mark Jones was born in Chicago and grew up in the Uptown community. He gave his life to Christ in September of 1990. God used founding pastor Jim Queen and associate pastor Tim Larkin among others to lead him into a new relationship with Jesus Christ. Jeremiah 29:11 is his life verse.
Pastor Mark was brought on staff at Uptown Baptist Church in the fall of 2000. He serves as Associate Pastor of Small Groups. Pastor Mark earned a Master of Arts in Missions from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in December 2009.
The Lord has blessed him with a wonderful wife and two children. He enjoys spending time with family and friends. His favorite activities are fishing, grilling food, traveling and reading in his leisure time.
Ian Forsyth, Pastoral administrative assistant
Mose Little, Director of Operations and Custodian
Jayar Smith, Music Minister