Coordinating Council

TCBF Coordinating Council members are both lay and clergy volunteer leaders from around Tennessee who guide the work of TCBF throughout the year. The annual TCBF General Assembly elects these leaders annually for a three year term. 


Thomas Quisenberry (Clergy), Moderator, First Baptist Church, Chattanooga
Brittany Stillwell (Clergy), Moderator-Elect, First Baptist Church, Memphis
Phillip Moody (Clergy), Immediate Past Moderator, King's Cross Church, Tullahoma
Mary Jayne Allen (Clergy, retired), Recorder, First Baptist Church, Chattanooga

Terms Ending in 2018
David Hixson (Laity), First Baptist Church, Chattanooga
Brandon Owen (Clergy), First Baptist Church, Nashville

Terms Ending in 2019
Jeff Cockerham (Clergy), Central Baptist Church of Fountain City, Knoxville
Wayne Smith (Lay Ministry Leader), Central Baptist Church of Bearden, Knoxville

Terms Ending in 2020
Christine Jones (Laity), First Baptist Church, Jefferson City, TN
Noel Schoonmaker (Clergy), First Baptist Church, Murfreesboro, TN

Regional Council Leaders

West Tennessee – Stephen Cook (Clergy), Second Baptist Church, Memphis
Middle Tennessee – Melanie Dover (Laity), Immanuel Baptist Church, Nashville, TN
East Tennessee – Scott Claybrook (Clergy), First Baptist Church, Knoxville