Brother Aaron became our Pastor in June 2015. Originally from Marshall, Texas he has served churches in Louisiana and Alabama. He met his wife Sharron while they were students at LSU, and is a graduate of East Texas Baptist University and New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. Brother Aaron has varied experience in student ministry, discipleship, teaching, and pastoral ministry. His greatest joy is encouraging, equipping, and empowering people to follow Jesus in their daily lives.
He also serves Northeast Louisiana Fellowship of Christian Athletes as the Ambassador to the ULM Warhawks. Brother Aaron serves on the Board of the Baptist Collegiate Ministry at the University of Louisiana Monroe.
He and his wife, Sharron, have three daughters, two sons, and one son-in-law. Sharron is a teacher in Ouachita Parish Schools.
Scarlyte was added to the ministry staff in June of 2017. She attended Florida State University (Go Seminoles!) and Grand Canyon University. She has served as a ministry leader in Florida and Alabama for 23 years in children, youth and evangelism.
At Swartz, she has responsibility for preschool and children’s ministry. She is passionate about sharing the love of Jesus with children and their families.
She and her husband Troy have four children, ages 18 to 6.
Neill joined our staff in July 2019. He is a graduate of University of Louisiana at Monroe and has been a worship leader and Music Minister for a number of years. Neill also is an owner/agent with Goosehead Insurance.
At Swartz, he is responsible for music in worship, and audio/visual. His wife, Danielle, is a Homeschool Mom of their 4 kids. We are very excited to have the Roshto's on our team!
Karlee joined our staff in January 2017 as a staff assistant and quickly won our hearts with her servants heart and diligent work ethic. She now serves as our Office Manager, overseeing office administration, financial stewardship and serving as our Pastor's Assistant.
Karlee is Mom to two daughters and is the glue to our team.
Jennifer joined our staff in March 2020 to assist our kids, student, and worship ministries. She has a heart for ministry, especially with women.
She is married to Jeff and they have two children.