Our Leaders

Chad Buhman



Chad Buhman has served as Pastor of our church since July of 2011. He enjoys expository preaching and leading the church. Graduating from The Crown College in Powell, TN with a Bachelors degree in Pastoral Theology (2006), Chad served as a youth pastor and Christian school teacher in Statesville, NC for five years before accepting the call to Grace Baptist. Pastor Chad is currently working toward his MA in Biblical Counseling through Maranatha Baptist Seminary online.

In his spare time, Chad loves distance running, following his favorite college sports team, and going on adventures with his family. Chad and Lisa Buhman have been married since 2004 and have three children; Kristen, Kyle, and Kade.

Tim Dowd

Deacon & Music Leader


Tim serves on our deacon board, teaches Sunday school, and leads the music at Grace Baptist.

John Craig



John has served as a deacon for several years at Grace Baptist. John also loves to serve as a leader in the Shelbyland Camp of the Gideon's International.

Ron Smull



Ron has served as a deacon for the last couple of years. He and his wife, Carol Ann, offer valuable wisdom and guidance to our church community.

Daniel Nolen


Daniel Nolen joined our board of deacons in January of 2019. We are grateful for his service and insight in our church's operations.