Our Team

Jeff Hinson
Senior Pastor

Jeff is originally from Tulsa, OK, and has been the Senior Pastor at SHCC since November 2016. He and his wife, Kristee, have been married for 23 years as of December 2019, and have 4 boys, ranging from 1st Grade - Junior High. Jeff has a passion for Evangelism and Outreach, and in his downtime he loves fishing, and anything sports related.

Ryan Shoemaker
Worship Pastor

Ryan is our full time Worship Pastor, and has been leading worship at SHCC since June 2008. He is a Lebanon native, and grew up attending SHCC. He and his wife, Danielle, celebrated 11 years of marriage as of June 2019, and they have a son and daughter. Ryan's passions are Worshiping through song and Serving, and in his downtime he likes grilling delicious meats, and tinkering with small projects.

Aaron Fullerton
Associate Pastor

Aaron grew up in southern Missouri and moved to Lebanon in 2008. He and his wife Tara were married in 1998 and have 3 boys. His heart for ministry is driven by a strong desire to see every believer live a life of courage through faith in Jesus as we advance God’s kingdom as a church family. Aaron is an avid golfer and also enjoys running and reading when he is not barbering.

Tonya Soum
Elementary & Student Ministry

Tonya is originally from California and has been a member of SHCC since 2008. She has been working with Elementary, Jr High and High School students since 2017. Tonya has been married to her husband, Brian, since 1999 and together they have 2 sons, Jake & Lucas, and she is also a step-mom to her adult "kids", Katie & Kody. Tonya has a passion for serving in various ministries and youth events, and in her downtime she enjoys spending time with family & watching Marvel movies.

Donna McKeever
Early Childhood Ministry

After retirement, Donna and her husband Tim moved to Lebanon from Spring Grove, Illinois.  Together they have four children: Mike, Megan, Matthew and Sarah; and four grandchildren: Wyatt, Isabelle, Alexandra and Victoria. Donna currently enjoys her days as a preschool para at Esther Elementary.  Donna and Tim came to Southern Heights in August, 2013. Donna has a passion for Early Childhood and has worked in that ministry since December 2013.

Kristee Hinson
Office Manager

Kristee grew up in southwest Missouri.  She and her husband Jeff have been married since 1996.  They have 4 active boys that keep them busy.  Kristee has been a part of many different aspects of ministry throughout the years, but her heart loves teaching and helping other women.  She loves trying new recipes for her family and cheering for her boys on the soccer field.

Mary Beth Gilby

Mary Beth Gilby was raised growing up at SHCC; her mom was among the early members of Southern Heights!  She married her husband, Randy, in what is now the Fellowship Hall. They have been married for 48 years, and have 2 sons and 7 grandchildren – 4 boys and 3 girls. God is faithful. Lamentations 3:22-23.