Jay Morris

Jay was called as the Senior Pastor of First Baptist Church of Whitney on January 6, 2019. Jay has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biblical Studies from Criswell College and is currently in pursuit of a Masters of Divinity Degree from Southwestern Theological Seminary. He is married to Kerrie Morris. They have two daughters and two grandchildren.

Randy Hayes

Randy joined the staff in June 2014. He is married to Sheri (Ditterline) Hayes. They have a daughter, Chelsei and a granddaughter, Madison. Randy retired in 2015 from the Whitney Independent School District where he served as the director of bands. He previously served as Music Director/Worship Leader at Prairie Valley Baptist Church in Whitney. Randy was ordained into the gospel ministry in September 2014 at First Baptist Church.
Randy is a graduate of Odessa High School ('79) and holds a Bachelor of Music Education degree from McMurry University in Abilene, Texas ('86).

Jason and Karminn Elmore

The Elmores have a genuine love for Jesus Christ and the Youth of Whitney. They joined the First Baptist Church Staff in June 2019.

Alice Hancock

Alice has served as church secretary since April 2014. She, her husband Mark, and son Chase live in Whitney. They are members of First Baptist Church in Clifton where she has served as church pianist since 2000.