Meet the team!
Rev. Tom Palmer
In 31 years of ministry, Pastor Tom Palmer has helped guide people from all walks of life into a deeper relationship with Jesus Christ. He leads us all on this faith journey as a church family and would love to connect with you!
Rev. Martha Hagan-Smith
Pastor of Family & Community Transformation
Pastor Martha believes sharing God’s love through local and global mission allows us to be the hands and feet of Jesus Christ in the world. She can help your family grow through service to others.
Rev. Rick Williamson
Pastor of Discipleship and Care Ministries
Pastor Rick has a passion to help others live better lives through a dynamic relationship with God through Christ Jesus. Rick can help you strengthen your family through small groups and learning opportunities.
Senior Leadership Team
Executive Director of Administration
Bentley is a fearless leader who helps Pastor Tom’s vision come true. He keeps us all on track and is here to help point you in the right direction.
Kids Ministries (Birth-5th Grade)
Kathy has a kind heart and a passion for teaching kids about God’s love for them. She’s here to help the little ones in your family, birth-5th grade, connect with God and would love to connect with you!
Student Ministries (6-12th Grades)
Director of Student Ministries
Jordan is creative, lively, and the leader of Student Ministries. He’s here to connect with your 6th-12th grade students and help them along their spiritual journeys.
Associate Director of Student Ministries
Christy leads students with compassion and helps parents get involved and connected with opportunities to serve. Reach out to her if you’re looking for a place to serve in Student Ministries.
Student Ministry Worship Leader
Tori is a gifted musician and spiritual leader who leads our youth worship experiences. She’s here to connect with students and work with student musicians who’d like to be part of the youth band.
Music + Arts
Director of Sanctuary Worship
Anastasia Markina leads our choirs, orchestra, and musical ensembles. She can help you get connected to the Music Ministries of the church!
Director of Children’s Music
Deanna leads the children’s music programs and the handbell ensembles. She can get your little ones involved in music or help you learn to play handbells!
Altynay helps lead worship by accompanying in the Traditional service on the organ.
Kay helps keep everything at First Coppell running smoothly. Get in touch with her if you need any information about membership or any upcoming opportunities!
Kathy leads by serving in the front office. She’ll be there to help you find your way throughout the week!
Looking for more?
Be sure to check out the Events Calendar for opportunites to connect.