Leadership and Staff

Jeremy Hinote

Involvement Minister

Jeremy has been a Minister at Central since 2002. He was the Youth and Family Minister from

2002-2017 and currently serves as the Involvement Minister here at Central. He graduated from Faulkner University with a B.A. in Bible and Troy University with an M.S. in Counseling & Psychology. Jeremy also is an LPC (Licensed Professional Counselor) in Georgia.


Jeremy serves on the Board of Directors for Exposure Youth Camp and Palmetto Bible Camp. He is married to Lauren LaMunyon Hinote and they have two children, Mason and Mackenzie. Jeremy loves the outdoors, sports, coffee, and rooting for his Florida State Seminoles.

Scott Patterson

Pulpit Minister

Scott has preached for Central since 2005. He is a graduate of Faulkner University in Montgomery, AL (B.A. in Bible) and has a Master’s degree in Counseling & Psychology from Troy University. Scott is also a LPC (Licensed Professional Counselor) in Georgia.


Scott enjoys all things Sci-Fi, a well-made bow tie, and cheesecake, which he considers to be a gift from God.

*Position Available*

Youth and Family Minister

The Youth & Family Minister shall provide Biblical instruction, mature guidance, loving fellowship, and efficient organization of activities toward facilitating acceptance of Christ, spiritual growth, and a sense of belonging for youth grades 6-12.

Always pursue the good of the whole church, being sensitive to the diversity of Central’s membership.

Maintain staff camaraderie through meetings/devotionals/prayer, brotherly encouragement and support, and sharing of resources. Work in conjunction with office staff toward smooth day-to-day church operations.

Church Elders

Ben Weathers

Ben is a long time resident of Augusta, Georgia. He is married to his wife Beverly and they have two kids, Nathan and Natalie. Ben and Beverly have two grandchildren as well. Ben is the owner/CEO of COM Systems here in downtown Augusta. In his spare time Ben enjoys spending time with friends and family, being in the outdoors, and running marathons.

Riley Kester

Riley Kester was born and raised on a dairy farm in Indiana. He spent his adult life performing military and law enforcement work. His first association with this congregation was 1965. His job assignments would move him in and out of Augusta for the next 35 years. He married his high school sweetheart, Joyce Martin and in this upcoming November they will celebrate 62 years together. He has 2 children, 5 grandchildren, and 5 great granddaughters. He is dedicated to and loves the congregation at Central!

Ben Lambright

Ben Lambright was born in Charleston, South Carolina. He was baptized into the church of Christ in 1970. He has been married to his wife Barbara for 53 years. Their children and grandchildren are members of the church. He has served as an elder for congregations in California, Michigan, and now Georgia. He and his wife enjoy teaching and serving in the community.

Billy Middleton

Billy is a long time resident of Augusta, Georgia. He is married to his wife Denise and they have three kids: Barry, Craig, and Lauren. He and Denise have 7 grandchildren as well. He is the co-owner of Industrial Metal Finishing here in downtown Augusta. In his spare time Billy enjoys playing cards/games, watching Georgia football, and spending time with his grandkids.

Office Staff

Shannon Rouillard


Sharon Hennen



Joey Burns

Local Outreach

Sonny Gay

Building / Personnel
Future Growth
Facility Expansion

Todd Gay

Nursery - 5th Grade

Al McCain


Virgil Wilkerson

Food Pantry

Dick Willis

Baby Basket Ministry
Combat Support
Communion / Golden Harvest Food Bank
GA War Veterans Devo

Bobby Pace


Bryan Scarbrough

Men's Ministry

Ministry Leaders

Barry Baggot


Joe Burns

College and Young Professionals
Young Families

Troy Clark

Care Groups

Jeff Digs

Seasoned Saints

Rex Faulkner

Audio / Video

Armond Rouillard

Audio / Video

Jeff Hennen

Audio / Video

Tyrone Goodwin


Winston Kelly

GA War Veterans Devo
Golden Harvest Food Bank

George Pates

Christ Kids

Tom Riggenbach

Building Maintenance

Richard Worth

Interior / Floral Design

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