Kevin Blackwell

Disciple Making/Teaching Pastor

Kevin has been in ministry for 27 years serving in various capacities including senior pastor, youth pastor, education and associate pastor. A native of Pleasant Grove, AL he serves dual roles at Samford University as both Assistant to the President for Church Relations and as Executive Director of the Ministry Training Institute.  Kevin has served as an adjunct professor in pastoral ministry at the New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary Extension in Birmingham and is former President of the Alabama Baptist Convention Pastor’s Conference.  Like Pastor Randy, he is the recipient of the Troy L. Morrison for pastoral excellence through the Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions. He is married to Lorrie and has four children, Maggie, Andie, Averie and Brodie.  He also assists Samford athletics as the stadium announcer for Samford football and host of the Chris Hatcher Show. Kevin received his Bachelors of Science from Samford, Master of Divinity and Doctor of Ministry from the New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. His doctoral work was in the area of church health and revitalization.  He is currently pursuing a Ph.D in ministry from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.  Kevin is excited about being on staff at The Station Church and leading the church in making disciples who make disciples.