Kentwood Staff


  • Dave Smith

    Senior Pastor

    Dave and Para Smith came to Kentwood in 2002 along with their three boys: Deylan, Austin and Tanner. Dave, a native Richmonder,  earned his Bachelor's degree from Radford University and his Master of Divinity from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Para earned a Bachelors degree in Elementary Education from the University of Tennessee and a Master of Social Work from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. She works as office manager for ProSport CPA and is a Life Group leader at Kentwood.

  • Mike Bailey

    Associate Pastor of  Youth and Children

    Associate Pastor of Youth and Children
    Mike and Aubrey Bailey came to Kentwood in January 2010 along with their three children: Kamryn, Braidyn and Landon. Mike earned his Master of Arts in Religion from Liberty University in 2009.  Mike has a passion for ministering to both children and teenagers and believes with partnering with parents in developing a strong faith in the life of students.

  • Mary Boyum

    Church Secretary

    Mary is married to Dale and they moved to the area from the icebox of the nation, International Falls, Minnesota in 2014.  She has been a church secretary for almost 20 years and is new to the Kentwood ministry team.  Dale is a Division Quality Manager for WestRock and has a passion for Men's Ministries.  They have 3 grown children, who live in Minnesota and an exceptional grandman, Reece.  You can contact Mary during office hours from 8:30am - 1pm, Monday thru Thursday at 932.5370.

  • aubrey bailey

    worship team leader

    Aubrey is married to Mike Bailey and came to Kentwood in January 2010.  She has a passion for music and has served in different worship team roles over the past 20 years.  Aubrey is a professor at South University and graduated from Utica College with a Clinical Doctorate in Physical Therapy Degree in 2012.  She is set to begin her Doctorate in Health and Wellness in May 2017. 

  • Teresa Wolcott

    W.E.E. Care Preschool Director

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