OUr Staff

Photography by:  Debbie Smith, FiftyCentLove Photographie

  • James "Beaver" Terry - Senior Minister

    Beaver has served as Senior Minister of Belmont since November, 2010.  He has been married to Rhonda since 1987 and they have a son, Tyler.  He is a graduate of Cincinnati Christian University and Kentucky Christian University.

  • Jerry Dowdy - Associate Minister

    Jerry has served as the Associate Minister at Belmont since 2002.  He is  married to Robin and they have a son named Kane.  He is a graduate of Virginia Tech and Johnson University.

  • Brandon Craig - Youth minister

    Brandon has served as Belmont's Youth Minister since 1997.  That spring, he and Nicole graduated together from Mid-Atlantic Christian University, were married two weeks later, and moved to Christiansburg together in June!  They have two sons, Dillon and Max.


  • christy Sparks - Children's Minister

    Christy joined Belmont's staff as Children's Minister in September, 2016.  She and Rick have been married since 2001.  They have two children, Emma and Andrew. She is a graduate of Radford University.

  • jenni Baker - Administrative Assistant

    Jenni has served as Administrative Assistant at Belmont since 2005.  She and Robbie were married in 1999 and they have a daughter, Hannah.  She is a graduate of Blacksburg High School and New River Community College.