Staff & Leaders

Staff & Leaders

Pulpit Minister

Eddie Parrish

Eddie Parrish was born in Dallas, Texas. He grew up in the small town of Quinlan, about 50 miles east of Dallas. He enrolled in the Brown Trail School of Preaching in Bedford, Texas, in 1988 at the age of 19. Since his graduation in 1990, he has preached for the following churches: Boles Home Church of Christ (Quinlan, Texas) Patrick Street Church of Christ (Dublin, Texas) Collinsville Church of Christ (Collinsville, Texas) 21st and Eisenhower Church of Christ (Odessa,…
Benevolence

Tom Griffith

Secretary

Mary Parrish

Industrial Engineer

John Miller

Teachers’ Workroom Coordinator

Cheryl Selby

Elder

Bobby Watts

Bobby Watts and his wife June came to Brown Trail in July, 1977.  He is a retiree of TXU having 36 ½ years of service, mostly in the marketing department.  He has been an elder at Brown Trail since October, 1978.  Bobby and June have been married for 58 years.  Bobby’s area of emphasis is the worship.
Elder

Kevin Carroll

Kevin Carroll came to Brown Trail in 1996 and began serving as an elder in 2012.  He is a graduate of Texas A&M University and is employed as a software engineer at Lockheed-Martin in Fort Worth.  Kevin’s areas of emphasis include education, technology, and young adults.  Kevin and his wife, Kathy, have been married 23 years and are currently homeschooling their two teenage children.
Elder

David Hamrick

David  Hamrick came back to Brown Trail in 2008 after being a member during graduate school in the 1980s and 1990s. He began serving as an elder in April 2015. He has been married to Leah since 1989, and they have two children currently in college. David is a graduate of Oklahoma Christian College and the University of North Texas, and is currently a librarian at Texas Christian University. David’s areas of emphasis include education, technology, and the Truth in…
Elder

Russ Floyd

Russ Floyd came to Brown Trail in 1996 and began serving as an elder in 2017. He is a graduate of the University of Tennessee and is employed as a flight controls software engineer at Lockheed-Martin in Fort Worth. Russ and his wife, Kristy, have been married since 1985 and have two children, Adam and Rachel. Russ has been involved with the youth and teaching high school classes for most of his time at Brown Trail.  Russ’ areas of emphasis…
Elder

Stephen Alexander

Stephen Alexander came to Brown Trail in 1993 and began serving as an elder in 2017.  He is a graduate of Harding University and currently owns and operates two Auto Repair franchises.  He married his wife, Malinda, in 1990 and they have three children working on various degrees in college.  He has been involved with teaching and the youth for many years.  Stephen’s areas of emphasis include Finance, School of Preaching, and Youth/GAP.
Audio and Video Services

Derek Baker

Finance & Business

David Barker