• DARIN MIRANTE

    DMIRANTE@FIRSTCHURCH.ME

    Darin graduated from Cincinnati Christian University with a degree in counseling. He has served at First Church since 2001. He enjoys traveling with his wife, playing basketball, reading, coffee, and golf. Chipotle and March Madness are 2 more things he enjoys...but they deserve their own categories

  • Tommy has served First Church as her Executive Pastor since 2005. He has served First Church

    in various roles since 1981. He is a 1981 graduate of Kentucky Christian College and received

    his M.A. from Cincinnati Bible Seminary. 


    Tommy has a passion for leading others to know, worship and serve Jesus Christ. He loves hiking, golf (hacker status), Mt. Climbing and UK Basketball.  He and his wife Janet have been married since 1981 and they have two adult children, Seth and Hannah, and two precious granddaughters. 

  • Brian and his wife, Dianna have attended First Church since 2004.  They have a son, Derek, married to Bailey and they reside in Lexington.  Their daughter Courtney is attending the University of Kentucky.  The Caldwell’s have served in the ministries of worship, guest services, adult, middle & high school, as well as many special events.  They currently lead a life group and love to spend time together supporting each other's ministries.  Brian is the Director of Human Resources for Johnstone Supply, and Dianna is a realtor with RE/MAX.  They look forward to continue serving others in the future.

  • Floyd and his wife, Maxine, were married in 1957 and have been members of First Church since 1966. They have 3 married sons (Ken, Bob and Jim). Ken and Linda have 2 children, Andrea and Jessica. Bob and Kim have 3 children, Sara, Brandon and Jacob. Bob is the Senior Minister at North Madison Christian Church in Madison, Indiana. Jim and Julie have 2 children, Jenna and Jared. Floyd teaches the Friendship Adult Bible Fellowship class and they both are New Member Hosts. Maxine is involved with the Women’s Ministry. They are both semi-retired. Floyd currently drives a bus for the Boone County School District.

  • Mike, born and raised in Cincinnati, married Joan in 1984. They have lived in Northern Kentucky since 1988 and have 2 wonderful daughters, Jamie & Shaunie. Mike & Joan have attended First Church since 1990 and were baptized together. Mike is a Sports Medicine Physician and has been practicing medicine for over 25 years. At First Church, Mike participated in a mission trip to Mexico, served as a door greeter & usher and is currently serving at the Union Campus.

  • James grew up in Winchester and graduated from Eastern Kentucky University. He is married to Jennifer and they have 2 sons, Jacob and Jonah. He is currently employed by The Kroger Company and has been attending First Church since 1999. James has served in many ministries including Family, Outreach, and Spiritual Growth. He joined the Elder team in 2015 and serves as the secretary.

  • Denny and his wife, Jerry, are graduates of Eastern Kentucky University. They have been married since 1974 and have 3 children, Dustin, Jeremy and Carly. They also have three granddaughters. The Smiths have been members of First Church since 1985. Denny is employed by Corken Steel Products Company as the Director of Finance. Jerry is retired from the Boone County School System. Denny serves as an Elder liaison to the Stewardship Committee, is a member of the Audio Tech Team, and a member of the CPA Committee. Jerry currently serves as a greeter at the welcome center and is part of the Serve team.

  • John and his family have been members at First Church since 1998.  He and his wife, Karen, have been married since 1978, and have 2 grown daughters, Melissa and Amanda and four grandchildren.  John works for PG LifeLink.  Karen is a retired elementary school teacher.  John is the Elder liaison for the Serve Ministry and is involved in the Video Tech Ministry where he helps with video presentations during the weekend services. They both lead a couples’ Life Group.  John looks forward to continue serving First Church and Jesus Christ.

  • Rad and his wife Tracy were thrilled to find First Church after moving here from Minnesota in 1996. Rad accepted Christ at a Billy Graham Crusade, and he and Tracy rededicated their lives when they joined First Church. They have been married since 1988 and are blessed to have 3 boys, Radleigh, Jeremy and Joshua, who grew up at First Church and are now on their own. Rad has served as an Elder since 2003 and is grateful for the transformational teaching of God’s word and for the church family’s dedication to leading people to know, worship and serve Jesus.

  • Kim, born and raised in Cincinnati, married Cheri L. (Sowell) Westmoreland in 1988. They have one son, Keena, who is a school teacher. Kim served four years in the USAF and is currently employed at KAO USA Inc. They have been members since 2001 and have served in several different ministries. God has directed Kim to participant in several mission trips, and he has made himself available to be used by God. Kim’s desire is to share God’s love with everyone he encounters and that they desire the same, to Know, Worship and Serve Jesus Christ. 

    His favorite scripture is I Peter 3:15.