Bobby is the founding and lead pastor of Ridge Church. Born and raised in nearby Clinton Tennessee, Bobby grew up in the east Tennessee area, serving in various churches with a continuing and growing love for the people of small towns in rural areas. In 2008, God gave Bobby and his wife Denira, the vision to plant a multiplying church in in Oak Ridge Tennessee.
In 2009, with the a core team of 11 others, Ridge Church was launched.
Over the years, Bobby has coached church planters and pastors from around the world with the Ignite Network to lead multiplying churches while also helping lead various aspects of the Ignite Network. Over the years, Bobby has spoken at conferences such as Exponential and regularly writes for Church Fuel and Ignite Discipleship.
He and his wife Denira have been married over 14 years and have two children, Isaiah and Emersyn.