Our Staff

Associational Mission Strategist: Jason Lowe

Jason has served as the Associational Mission Strategist since 2013.  Born and raised in Pike County, Jason earned his Bachelor degree in Statistics from Eastern Kentucky University and his Master of Divinity degree with a concentration in Missions and Evangelism from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.  He has served both as a Senior Pastor and an Associate Pastor in churches in Kentucky.  Currently, he also serves bivocationally as the Executive Pastor of First Baptist Church in Pikeville.  He is married to Brandi and they have two sons, Isaiah and Noah. You can connect with Jason on Twitter @jasonalowe or at his blog jasonalowe.com.

Freeda Harris Baptist Center Director: Richard Greene

Richard has served as the Ministry Director of the Freeda Harris Baptist Center since 2019. He is an eastern Kentucky, graduating from Prestonsburg High School, Tri-State Bible College with a Bachelor of Arts in Bible & Theology, and holding a Master of Arts in Christian Studies from Luther Rice Seminary. Prior to joining the PASB staff, Richard served as pastor of Licking River Baptist Church in Salyersville, KY. Richard is married to Amy and the couple have one son, Alex.

Business & Finance Manager: Krystal Tackett

Krystal has served as our Business & Finance Manager since 2021. She is also an eastern Kentucky native, graduating from Pike Central High School and holding a B.S. in Mathematics from the University of Pikeville. Krystal has extensive work experience in Human Resources, having worked at both the University of Pikeville and Big Sandy Community and Technical College before joining the PASB staff. Krystal is married to Rusty and the couple have two children.