ANTIOCH STAFF

Meet Our Team

Jason Aultman

Lead Pastor
Jason has served Antioch since 1993 in various capacities, and in 2008 he became our Lead Pastor. Jason and his wife Toya enjoy chasing their son and daughter to their activities. Jason loves mornings in the deer stands, grilling in the evening, football in the fall, and anything sweet!

Shawn Hammontree

Director of Education & Small Groups
Shawn has served Antioch since 2003, serving as youth pastor and college pastor prior to his current role. He’s married to Tonya, a dad of three and can’t pass up eating hibachi chicken or watching football. His three favorite things are his Bible, his family, and fishing!

Travis Sellers

Worship Arts Pastor
Travis has served Antioch since 2011. He and his wife Caroline have four kids, and they enjoy music, games, laughing, and sports. Travis’s favorite things are spending downtime with his family; watching his kids have fun doing what they do; and Travis says, “my wife is the other half of me.”

Brian Ratliff

Children's Pastor
Brian has served Antioch since 2010. He and his wife Penny have 3 kids, and they enjoy all things Razorback, hiking, fishing, and vacationing together. In Brian’s spare time he loves to hang out with friends, hunt, or set a personal record on a long run jammin’ to TobyMac.

Ryan Anderson

College Pastor
Ryan has served Antioch since March of 2020. He is originally from Mississippi and  graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi.  He is married to Margaret, and they have a cat named Poki. When Ryan isn't working, he loves all things outdoorsy--biking, kayaking, hiking, fishing and traveling. 

Jonathan Cofer

High School Pastor
Jonathan has served Antioch since May of 2021. Jonathan is married to Meagan, and they have 3 children Maci, Maddi, and Jonah. They have two dogs completing their family, named Annabelle and Petunia. During his spare time, he loves to exercise on a regular basis and spend time with his family.

Sarah Martin

Preschool Director
Sarah joined the staff at Antioch in 2021. Sarah has been married to her husband Luke for 12 years and they have four kids- Brooklyn, Addison, Charley, and Tanner. Sarah loves spending time with her family and usually, you can find her at a softball or baseball field watching one of her kids play ball. In her spare time, Sarah enjoys reading and she always has a book on her at all times

Jeff Swart

Senior Adult Pastor
Jeff joined our staff in 2021 as our Senior Adult Pastor. He has been married to Debbie since December 22, 1972, and they have three children who are married with kids of their own. When Jeff isn’t working, his favorite thing to do is to read or write.

Brian Gunnels

Director of Operations
Brian has served Antioch since 2016. He and his wife Tabatha have 3 kids, and they love sports and beach trips. Brian’s 3 favorite things are God, family, and sports.

Taylor Schwaller

Operations Assistant
Taylor has served Antioch since 2020. She is married to Tyler and together they enjoy traveling, watching football, and spoiling their dog named Rory. In her spare time, Taylor loves running, spending time with friends, and baking.

Natalie Hogan

Ministry Assistant
Natalie has served Antioch since 2014. She and her husband Chad have 2 kids, and they enjoy football season, fishing, music and laughter. In her spare time, Natalie loves coffee, crafting, and reading.

Mary Ellen McMoran

Administrative Assistant
Mary Ellen has served Antioch since 2011. She is married to Allen and, between the two of them, they have 6 kids and 5 grandkids! Mary Ellen loves dogs, fishing, reading, baking, walking, spoiling her grandkids and spending time with Allen.

Madelaine Priest

Communications Coordinator
Madelaine has served Antioch since 2017. She is married to Michael, and they have 2 sons—Levi and Ezra. She loves to cook and is an avid weather geek. One of her favorite places in the world is Eastern Europe and she loves to take mission trips to that area. 

James Hyatt

Maintenance

Beth Jackson and Sandra Palmer

Custodial Staff

Mark Malone

Audio Engineer

Philip Rice

Video Engineer

April Tharp

Custodial Staff