Our Staff

RJ Voorhees

College Pastor

RJ is originally from Glen St. Mary, FL. He is a graduate of Florida State University and Beeson Divinity School (at Samford University). He is currently pursuing his Doctor of Ministry through New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. RJ came on staff at FBC Tuscaloosa as College Pastor in 2016. RJ is married to Casey and they have three children - Emmy, Everett, and Knox.

Becca Ferguson

College Ministry Associate

Becca is from Columbia, SC and graduated from the University of South Carolina in 2017 with a degree in Public Relations. She is currently pursuing her Master of Divinity at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. Becca and her husband, Luke, served as Fellows for the Tuscaloosa Ministry Fellowship in 2017-2018. Becca came on staff in May 2018 as our full-time ministry associate.

Haylee Runyan

College Ministry Fellow

Haylee graduated from Auburn University in 2019 with a B.S. in Early Childhood Education. She has spent the last year serving at Pine Cove Camp as the Assistant Program Director, and working as an intern in the student ministry at First Baptist Church Jasper. We are thrilled that she is moving to Tuscaloosa to serve as a college ministry fellow for the 2020-2021 academic year.

Nathan Verghese

College Ministry Fellow

Nathan graduated from the University of Alabama in 2020 with a B.S. in Psychology . In August he will begin pursuing a Master of Divinity from Beeson Divinity School. During his years as a student at Alabama, Nathan was involved on our college student leadership team and also served on staff with our student ministry at FBCT. We are so excited for Nathan to be joining our college ministry staff team as a fellow this year!