Dennis has served on the staff of First Baptist since 1988 and graduated from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and Oklahoma Baptist University. Before his call into the ministry, he was in management with J.C. Penny’s. Dennis has served churches in Kentucky and south Arkansas. Dennis and his wife, Karen, have two daughters, Elizabeth and Rachel. Dennis’ goals for the church have been to make disciples by providing a balanced education program, emphasizing caring and service, and focusing on reaching, teaching and witnessing. His responsibilities also include providing leadership in the day-to-day operations of the church and overseeing our work with Senior Adults and Single Adults.