Ministers & Staff

Cory Varden

Leader/Staff - Pastor of Preaching & Vision
Cory was born and raised in Alabama. He joined the PBC family in February of 2015. He and his wife Nicole have been married since 2007 and have three children, Mackenzie, Chandler and Jackson. Cory worked in the construction industry for six years as a project manager before spending 4 years with a nonprofit resource ministry. Cory has returned to the construction industry and serves PBC bi-vocationally. Cory enjoys spending time with his family, playing pretty much any sport, and fishing when there’s time.

David Brown

Leader/Staff - Lead Pastor

David is an Alabama native and joined the staff of PBC in September of 2012.   He and his wife, Susanna, met while they were students at Auburn University and have been married since 2006.  Before serving at PBC David was completing his Master of Divinity degree at Southern Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky and had previously served churches in Alabama and Georgia.  In his spare time David enjoys working in the yard and spending time with Susanna and their four children.

Travis Riley

Leader/Staff - Custodian

Travis joined the PBC staff in 2009 as part-time custodian.  In 2013 he was made the full-time custodian. Travis keeps our facilities in order and handles set-up for special events.