Dr. Brad Howard, Pastor
A native of Hurley, MS, Brad has pastored Barton since September 2008. He received his undergraduate degree from William Carey (1999) and holds a Master of Divinity (2003) as well as a Doctorate in Ministry (2010), both from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. Prior to Barton, Brad and his wife, Allyson, and their two children, Ben and Abby, lived in Petal, MS where he served as pastor. He has also served in churches in Laurel, MS and Lucedale, MS.