Joe Harris, Lead Pastor

Joe has been serving in ministry since 2006. He is passionate about Jesus and advancing God's kingdom. He took on the role as Senior Pastor in July of 2014 and is excited about what God has for Calvary in the future. He has been married to his wife Teresa since 2002 and has a two beautiful daughters, Mika Lena and Remi Elizabeth. He is a graduate of Liberty University.

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Terry Baynard, Elder

Terry gave his life to Jesus when he was twenty-four and God has shaped him into a mature man of God. He is the leader of our Safety Team and serves faithfully in several other areas. He has been married to his wife Rosie for 14 years. Terry has been a hair stylist for 39 years and has owned his own business here in South Tampa since 1989. Terry feels called to be a leader here at Calvary and loves how God’s presence is so evident.

Tim Swett

Tim received Jesus as his Savior at age 12, but really started growing in that relationship during his college years at the US Air Force Academy. That growth accelerated through his godly wife, Heather, and discipleship from her parents. Tim and Heather were married in October 1991 and are blessed with three children: Stephen (21), Charlotte (19), and Natalie (15). Tim serves on the Board of Directors and Leadership Team at Calvary, and is involved in the Sunday Nights in the Heights ministry.

Christian Taulbee, Elder

Christian serves on the leadership and media teams at the church and is a co-coordinator of the Dave Ramsey Financial Peace University course. He has been married to his wife Vanessa since 2011 and works as a financial service provider with Adcock Financial Group in North Tampa. He is a graduate of Liberty University in Lynchburg, VA.

Jazz Nichols

Jazz serves on the Tampa Heights core team, as well as the Hospitality and Safety ministries. He and his wife Lisa have been married for 4 years and started their own business in 2015, after serving 11 years in the United States Air Force. Jazz loves to encourage others through the Word and is passionate about helping people grow in their understanding of the love and grace of God in practical ways.