Our Staff

  • Mitch Evans - Senior Pastor

    Mitch serves Woodlawn as Sr. Pastor and has served in pastoral ministry for 13 years. He is complimented in ministry by his wife Leigh Ann, who is a small business owner and stay-at-home mom to their two daughters Hensley and Reagan.

    Mitch has received a Doctorate of Ministry and a Master of Divinity from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and a Bachelors degree from Carson-Newman College.

    Personal Objective:

    “My passion is to help people conform every area of life to the gospel of Jesus Christ, by unapologetically proclaiming his Scripture. I am thankful to have the privilege to serve God to this end at Woodlawn Baptist Church.”

    Email:  mitch@woodlawnbaptist-lowell.com

    Phone:  (704) 824-4261

  • Justin Morehead - minister of Music

    Justin serves Woodlawn as Minister of Music. He has served in music ministry for 5 years and began at Woodlawn in January, 2019. He and his wife Canaan were married in 2011. Canaan is a small business owner, stay-at-home mom and home school teacher to their two boys, James Lee and Eli.

    Justin has received a BA in Mass Media Communications with a minor in Writing from Methodist University in Fayetteville, NC and is pursuing a Master’s of Divinity from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.

    Email:  justin@woodlawnbaptist-lowell.com

    Phone: 704 824-4261

  • Gabe Veazey - Student Minister

    Gabe serves Woodlawn as the Student Minister and has been working in ministry since high school. Gabe has a wife, Abbey, who is currently a stay-at-home mom to their son Elias.

    He received a bachelor’s degree in Biblical Studies from Criswell College in Dallas, Texas.

    Email:  gabe@woodlawnbaptist-lowell.com

    Phone: 423 227-8937

  • Crystal Watkins - Ministry Assistant

    Email:  admin@woodlawnbaptist-lowell.com

    Phone:  (704) 824-4261