Pastor, Brookland Baptist Church
Rich Gartman was born on January 16, 1980. On June 6, 2009, he married his wife, Jennie, and they have four children, Reese (2011), Caffrey (2012), Ryker (2016), & Westlyn (2017). Rich has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Christians Studies from University of Mobile, and attended New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary where he worked on a Master of Divinity. Rich grew up in Mobile and Baldwin counties in Alabama. He enjoys woodworking and sports. He is an Alabama Fan, Roll Tide. Rich has also served as pastor in Alabama and Louisiana. His favorite pastime is spending time with his children and wife.
Youth Director, Brookland Baptist Church
Rhett Ballard was born on April 25, 1994. Rhett is working on Bachelor from Arkansas State University, and plans to attend a Baptist Theological Seminary where he will work on a Master of Divinity. Rhett grew up in Jonesboro, Arkansas and attended Nettleton Baptist Church is whole life. He enjoys hunting, fishing, and sports. He is an A-State Fan, Go Red Wolves.