Senior Pastor
Dr. Josh Posey
Josh, Jodi, Jacob, Micah, and Andrew Posey came from Alabama to FBC Leesburg in September 2020. During their time together, the Lord has blessed Josh and Jodi with opportunities to serve together in a variety of ministries including children’s ministry, student ministry, senior adult ministry, worship leadership, and as the lead pastor family. Josh is a graduate of Samford University (B.A.), Beeson Divinity School (MDiv), and New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary (DMin). Jodi is a graduate of Carson Newman College and has a degree in Long-Term Health Care Management. The Posey’s enjoy spending time with family, music, movies, taking trips, playing outside, relaxing by the pool, and ministering as a family.
Youth Pastor
Cody Pendergrass
Cody, Sarah Beth, Ellie, and Nora Pendergrass. Cody and Sarah Beth were married in October of 2009, and have been involved with children, youth, young adult, and music ministry. They are passionate for building relationships and disciple making. Cody is an alum from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary where he graduated with a Master’s of Arts in Christian Studies in May 2019. Sarah Beth is an alum from Lee University where she received a degree in Elementary Education and a double minor in Bible and Teaching English as a Second Language (TESOL).
Children’s and Preschool  Director
Missy Newsome
As a servant of the Lord, I will strive to seek God’s daily wisdom on how to reach boys and girls with the gospel of Christ, minister to their families, encourage my pastor, and support those around me. I want to use my God given talents to enrich not only First Baptist Church, Leesburg, GA, but also the Kingdom of God.
Executive Secretary
Tina Martin
           Financial Secretary  
Tabitha Branch