Senior Pastor:

Dr. Joshua Gee

I began serving on staff at Woodlawn in February of 2024. I have served in student ministry for over 20 years in several churches. Although I grew up and graduated High School in WA state, I received my Bachelors (2004) and Masters (2012) degrees from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, and my D.Min in Church Revitalization (2023) from Liberty University. My wife and I have been married for over 15 years and we have 4 boys; Jonathan, Andrew, Michael, and Samuel. 

Bro. Josh

Associate Pastor/Music:

Rev. Tim Goodson

I am a native of Vicksburg. I graduated from Vicksburg High School in 2002 and from Delta State University in 2007. After working as a band director and part-time Minister of Music in various churches for a few years, I surrendered to full-time ministry at Woodlawn Baptist Church in 2012 and served as the Minister of Music and Children here for 4 years. I accepted a call to another church in 2016 and served there for 6 years, but I returned to Woodlawn in November of 2022 as the Associate Pastor and Minister of Music. I am married to Desi Goodson and we have two children, Paislee and Andy.

Bro. Tim

Youth Minister:

Rev. Coker Palmer III

I began serving on staff at Woodlawn in January of 2019.  I am a native of Clinton and graduate of Clinton High School.  I am a 25 year veteran of the construction industry.  I also served 8 years in the MS Army National Guard as a staff sergeant.  I have been involved with church youth programs since 2005.  I am currently working on a degree in Christian Education and Theology from Liberty University.  I married my wife, Jennifer, in 2004.  We have a daughter, Breann. 

Bro. Coker

Administrative Assistant:

Ali van den Heever

In 2019, Chris and I, moved from South Africa to the United States with 4 bags & a Jack Russel. We were part of FBC Tallulah ever since we came to Louisiana. We both got baptized together on July 25 2021. We both serve in church, Chris make sure the live stream, sound & projector is working on Sunday & I am a Sunday School teacher for the 4 & 5 year old's, I volunteer for VBS decorations and assistant to the teacher during VBS.