Rev. Justin Floyd began his ministry at First Christian Athens in January of 2016. He received a bachelor's degree from Texas Christian University in 2010 and a Masters of Divinity from Claremont School of Theology in 2013. Justin served several churches in Texas and California. He has begun program work for a Doctorate of Ministry Degree at Phillips Theological Seminary in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He likes college football, country music, and good bar-b-que. He and his wife Catie have a son, Charlie, who was born in 2017. A cat Bailey and a dog Gary complete their family






Twila Willis is a gifted musician who has shared her talents as organist at First Christian since 1994. In addition to enhancing worship with pipe organ music, she is an accompanist and pianist for choirs and special music. She is a graduate of New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary where she studied Church Music. Twila has lived in Athens since 1969 where she and her husband, Lamar, raised three daughters and a son Treasured family gatherings now include nine grandchildren and one great-granddaughter.









 Angie Townsend serves as bookkeeper and office manager. She joined the staff in January 2016. She and her husband, Chuck, live in Hull. Angie has two sons. She is a devoted grandmother to grandson, Jordan.










Cassie Kitchen enjoys working with babies and toddlers. She has earned the title “baby whisperer” at First Christian! Cassie is a phlebotomist and on Saturdays, she is always cheering for the Dawgs!











Shellie Mull grew up in Athens. She is a nurse with Piedmont Heart Institute at Piedmont Athens Regional. Her favorite “child” to play with other than the children at First Christian is her dog, Lady.








Dylan Michel is a senior at the University of Georgia majoring in Health Promotion and minoring in Global Health. She is vice-president of UGA's Pre-Nursing Society and a member of the Future Health Promoter's Club. She loves spending her Wednesday nights at Disciples on Campus and her Saturdays with the Bulldawgs!