OUR ELDER TEAM

Grace Fellowship is an elder-led, staff-driven church.  Team is one of GFC's core values.  Our staff and elders strive together to lead our body to fulfill our mission, vision, and core values.

  • Bryan Henderson

    Bryan has a background in ministry and business. He has served as a pastor at Fellowship Bible Church in Searcy, Arkansas and helped numerous churches in worship leading and organizational leadership. He is a graduate of the University of Arkansas and has been married to his lovely wife Millie for over 20 years. Bryan and Millie have 4 children and live in Gray, TN.

  • joel owen

    Joel grew up in Morristown, TN, and graduated from Tusculum College with a degree in business management. He then went on to earn a Master of Arts at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Striving toward godliness together is a major part of how he views his ministry. 


    Joel loves cheering for the University of Tennessee Volunteers, the Dallas Cowboys, and the Texas Rangers. He’s married to Heather, and they have two sons, Josiah and Grayson. He says yard work is a hobby, so be sure to call him up when you need help with yours.

  • Brian Reaves

    Brian Reaves is originally from Alabama and moved to Tennessee after spending seven years in Arizona.  He is married to Jami Reaves.  Brian is a computer engineer by training but currently serves as the business manager for a small medical office.  Brian occasionally plays bass and guitar for the praise team and enjoys discipleship and his home group. 

  • Mark Treece

    Mark was born and raised in Kingsport TN.  He has a BS and MS degree in Chemical Engineering from North Carolina State University, and a PhD. from the University of Virginia.   He is married to his compassionate and fun-loving wife Ann, and together they love their four young children- Susanna, Caleb, Makayla, and Samuel.  Mark has served at GFC in various capacities, most recently as an elder.  He enjoys teaching on topics related to culture and a Christian worldview. 


    In his free time, Mark enjoys watching (or trying to play) sports, hiking or being outdoors, and spending time with family and friends. 

  • scottie dancy

    Scottie grew up in Knoxville where he graduated from the University of Tennessee. While at UT, he met his wife Dana and they have been married since 2000. They have two children, Mary Grace and Ben. Scottie serves as the Young Life Area Director in Kingsport. Scottie and Dana have been a part of Grace Fellowship since it's launch in 2003