Church Staff

Malcolm Pinion
Senior Pastor
Malcolm become our Senior Pastor on January 13, 2013, for his second tenure here as Pastor. “Brother Mal” is a graduate of Blue Mountain College and New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. He has been married to Betty for 39 years. They have three children and four grandchildren.


Jeremy Burnham

Associate Pastor, Education & Family Life
Joining the staff at Briar Hill part time in October 2016 as Family Life/Rec Minister, and has since transitioned to full time, serving as Associate Pastor. A graduate of William Carey University and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Jeremy is married to Lindsay, a nurse, and they have two children, Campbell and Ben.

John Clendinning

Minister of Music
Stacy Stocker
Children’s Minister
Stacy became Briar Hill’s Intern Children’s Director in August of 2012, eventually transitioning to a full time position. Stacy ministers to the children at Briar Hill ages, birth to the 6th grade. Stacy is a graduate of Belhaven University, She enjoys coming up with interesting activities to do with the children at Briar Hill to make it so they want to have a relationship with Jesus Christ.
Support Staff
Dianne Koon
Administrative Assistant Email:
Dianne, a native of Magee and graduate of Mississippi College, came on board with BHBC in March of 2004. As a wife of a pastor, she has served as Church Secretary for 25 years. Her and her husband have two children and three grandchildren.

Beverly Armstrong Financial Secretary Email: Beverly has served as our Financial Secretary for several years.Her and her husband have two sons, and two grandsons.