Meet Our Elders and Deacons

Elder Scott Autry

Scott Autry was born again in his early twenties. He has a MA in Pastoral Theology from Covenant Baptist Theological Seminary ( and is currently pursuing a MDiv. He currently resides in Covington, GA with his wife Stephanie and their three children.

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Brandon Smith, Pastor

Brandon F. Smith has served in Christian ministry for over 25 years. During this time he has served local churches in Birmingham, AL; Knoxville, TN; Griffin, GA; and Jackson, GA. Brandon has served as pastor of Trinity Reformed Baptist Church in Jackson since 2003. He also serves on the administrative council of the Georgia Association of Confessional Baptists. Brandon graduated with a B.A. in History from Macon State College and a Pastoral Theology Diploma from The Log College. He co-authored a chapter in Confessing the Impassible God and co-authored the book The Gospel Heritage of Georgia Baptists: 1772-1830. He is married to Beth and has four children.

Brandon can be reached by email at

Robin Eckhardt, Elder

Robin M. Eckhardt has served as one of the founding elders at Trinity. He is currently retired from a 32 year airline career and now teaches at a local Technical College. Brother Robin is married to Sandi and they have two adult children.

Robin can be reached by email at