Jeremy Pelton – Director of

Jeremy Pelton is a current Masters of Divinity student at Southern Seminary. Originally from Ulysses, Kansas, he is a graduate of Kansas State University with a B.S. in Business Administration. He now lives in Louisville with his wife, Lyndsey. They are members of Immanuel Baptist Church. Jeremy enjoys cheering on the K-State Wildcats, exploring Louisville with his wife, studying history, and serving at church. Follow him on Twitter at @JeremyPelton

Ben Ward – Associate Director of Admissions and Enrollment Initiatives

Ben Ward is a graduate of Southern Seminary and Boyce College earning his M.A. in Missiology and his B.A. in Biblical and Theological Studies. Born and raised in Knoxville, TN , he now resides in Louisville, KY with his wife, Lindsey, and children, Judah and Ava. They are members of Highview Baptist Church, where he serves as Local Missions Pastor. Ben enjoys athletics, especially basketball and following Volunteer sports. Follow Ben on Twitter at @benward45.

Ed Stucky – Associate Director of Recruiting and Special Projects –

estuckyEd Stucky received his B.A. in Biblical and Theological Studies from Boyce College, and received his Masters of Divinity in Applied Apologetics from the Billy Graham School of Missions, Evangelism and Ministry at Southern Seminary. He pastors New Salem Baptist Church in Louisville. Ed finished his M.A. in Biblical Counseling from the School of Theology in 2013 and is finished with course work and in the writing stage of his Doctorate in Missions and Evangelism at Southern Seminary. Ed has been married to Karen for almost three and a half decades. He has one son, a wonderful daughter-in-law, and 2 grandchildren. He enjoys golf and anything that has to do with being on the water. Ed is also a huge Boston sports fan except for the Patriots. Follow Ed on Twitter at @thestuckyman.

Aaron Burkhart – Admissions Counselor-

aburkhartAaron is a graduate of Liberty University where he received a Bachelor’s degree in Church Ministry, and met is his beautiful wife, Melissa. Originally from South Bend, IN Aaron moved to Louisville in August 2015 so he and his wife could pursue their Master of Divinity at Southern Seminary. Aaron is a member of Immanuel Baptist Church where he serves on the welcome team and in the children’s ministry. As much as they have fallen in love with Louisville (and the incredible local coffee scene), Aaron and Melissa feel called to one day plant churches overseas in the U.K. or Western Europe. Follow Aaron on Twitter at @aaronburkhart

Coy Raiford – Admissions Counselor-

Coy is a graduate of Louisiana College where he received his Bachelor’s degree in Biblical Studies. Originally from the Bayou of Louisiana, Coy moved to Louisville in January of 2017 to receive ministry preparation in the M.Div. Coy is a member at Highview Baptist Church where he serves as an intern with the executive pastor of ministries. Coy is excited to step into pastoral leadership after his time at Southern Seminary. Follow Coy on Twitter at @coyraiford.

Sean Corser – Admissions Counselor-

Sean is a graduate of the University of Central Oklahoma where he received his Bachelor’s degree in Communications. Originally from Oklahoma City, Sean moved to Louisville after serving as a Youth Pastor to pursue the M.Div. Sean is married to his wife Annie, and they are faithful members at Clifton Baptist Church. He also loves to chear on the OKC Thunder and OSU Cowboys. Sean is excited to step into pastoral leadership helping revitalize a church after his time at SBTS. Follow Sean on Twitter at @tharealseanc.

 Carrie Campbell – Admissions Counselor –

Carrie Campbell came to Southern pursuing an MA in Leadership to graduate May 2018. Originally from Springfield, Illinois, she is a graduate of Judson University with a B.A. Elementary Education. She first served as a Middle School Teacher, and is passionate to connect students to theological education. She is a member of Sojourn East Community Church. Carrie enjoys spending time with family and friends, exploring Louisville and its many restaraunts (current favorite: Taco Luchador).