Brian Neugent is the lead pastor at Generations Church. He is joined by his wife Becky and daughters Kayla, Kelsey, and Kendra. He started his ministry at Generations Church in January 2014. He previously served as the State Youth Director for the Assemblies of God in Kentucky. He also pastored in Kentucky and was a youth Pastor in the state of Alabama for over 10 years.
Brian has a B.A. in Church Leadership from Southeastern University, and an M.A. in Theological Studies from Southwestern University.
Becky is a graduate of the University of Alabama. For over 20 years she has been employed at Verizon Business. She presently serves as a Program Manager. Becky also leads our Chosen Ladies Ministry.
Pastor Brian has a heart for the local church. His prayer is that our church will be Christ-centered, prayer-focused, missions-focused, and spirit-empowered.
Pastor Shane serves as the student pastor at Generations Church. He and his wife, Merci, have been involved in ministry for over 10 years and have a passion for connecting students with Jesus. Both attended inCharacter School of Ministry, where they received their bachelor's degrees in Biblical Leadership. The Hotchkin's have a strong desire to see students become fully devoted followers of Christ and to build a generation of leaders. Pastor Shane's hobbies include serving schools, reading, tennis, and golf. Merci loves fine arts, reading, hiking, and coffee. Most of all, they enjoy doing life with others and serving the local church.
Bo was raised in a Pastor's home and was called to ministry at kid's camp at the age of 10. He graduated from FSU in 2014 with a religion degree. His wife, Megan, graduated from FSU with a degree in family and child sciences. She now works at Growing Room Child Development Center as an Office Manager. Both Bo and Megan are kids at heart and love serving the children and families of Generations Church.
Matt is the worship and media pastor at Generations Church. Serving alongside him is his wife Claire and children Olivia, Grant, and Maxwell. Matt started at Generations Chuch in January of 2017. He was on staff as a worship pastor for 10.5 years in Northville, MI. Matt has a B.A. in Church Music from Central Bible College and has been ordained with the Assemblies of God since 2013. Matt has a passion for leading others into the presence of God and prays that people will live a worshipful life not only on Sunday mornings but the rest of the week as well. Some of Matt’s hobbies include playing basketball, watching any sports, board games, hanging out with people, and Ohio State football!
Joe and his wife, Millie, began attending Generations Church in 1999, and volunteered in various ministries. After seeing a great need to reach the Hispanic community in Tallahassee, Joe and Millie began a Spanish ministry at Generations Church. They are excited about what God is doing at Generations en Español.
Jesse and Kelly Stephens both grew up in Tallahassee. They met in high school, have been married for 19 years, and have two kids. Jesse is employed by Howard technology and Kelly operates her own hair salon, Kelly's Cottage. They have been attending Generations Church for 11 years, have served in GC Students Ministries for 7 years, and in 2015, launched Ignite Middle School Ministries. Kelly serves on the praise team and Jesse leads the Prayer and Altar ministry. Jesse and Kelly are passionate about students and serving the local church and community, and they are VERY passionate about Florida State football... Go Noles!!!
Whit and Linda Sasser have about 50 years of combined ministry experience. Whit started his ministry as a children’s pastor, serving in Auburn and Ashland, Alabama. He most recently served as lead pastor at First Assembly of God in Eufaula, AL where he lost his wife, Jan, of 40 years. Linda is the widow of Pastor Kenny Walker who served as lead pastor of Generations from 1998-2005. She was the children’s ministry director at GC for many years until she turned that over to her oldest son, Bo. Whit and Linda know the Lord brought them together and their desire is to finish strong. They currently serve in GC kids and coach our Junior Bible Quiz team. Linda is also a clinical instructor at Florida State University in the School of Communication Disorders. They are excited to serve the congregation at Generations Church.
Debbie grew up in Tallahassee FL, and attended Oak City Assembly of God, now known as Generations Church. She joined the Generations Church staff in July 2006. Debbie's passion is to serve in whatever capacity God, the pastoral staff, and Generations Church needs.
Kelsey was born and raised in Tallahassee, FL and grew up attending Oak City Assembly of God, now known as Generations Church. Kelsey graduated from Birmingham Metro Masters Commission with her minster’s license through GCMA. She has had over 3 years experience working in church ministry with office administration and college students. Kelsey joined Generations Church staff in November 2016 as an administrative assistant. Kelsey is passionate about discipling college age students and serving her GC family.