our team

pastoral leadership

  •                                  jon wiggins


    Jon joined the staff in 2004 after earning his Bachelor of Science from the University of Mobile. While serving at Skyland Baptist Church he earned his Masters of Divinity at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary in 2008. His heart is bent on helping this church fulfill the Great Commission.

  •                           ALEX COWAN


    Alex serves as the Associate Pastor at Skyland Baptist Church with a focus on families and missions. He has been on staff since 2015, and his desire is to see parents take the lead role in discipling their children, and for Skyland Baptist Church to be a church on mission from its community to the ends of the earth.

  •                                   josh hill


    Josh joined the staff at Skyland Baptist Church as Minister of Music in October of 2017, upon completion of his Bachelor of Science degree in Worship Leadership from the University of Mobile. His heart is to see believers united in purpose for the multiplication of the Kingdom and the glorification of the Father.

  •                           chris mock


    Chris joined the staff of Skyland in May of 2017 as the Associate Student Pastor. He has since graduated from Leavell College with a Bachelor of Arts in Pastoral Ministry, and he began his full-time ministry as Student Pastor in May of 2019. His heart is to see the students of Skyland Baptist Church own and share

    their faith.


  • niki olek


    Niki is from Tuscaloosa, where she cheered while attending The University of Alabama. She is married to Nate, and they have three children: Presley, Patton, and Pavyn. Niki has been a member of Skyland for 27 years, and has been the preschool director since 2018. Her heart's desire is to build relationships, maintain a safe learning environment for the children, and most importantly teach them the infinite love of Christ!

  • linda mcgraw


  • brandi stone