Rev. Rupert Rose, Jr., Associate Pastor of Families and Administration
A graduate of Virginia Tech and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Rupert has served on our staff since 2008. An experienced church educator, he previously served on staff at Second Baptist, Richmond, for eighteen years. Rupert has experience in radio broadcasting and enjoys playing trombone in the Richmond Concert Band. He is married to Cheryl and has three children and seven grandchildren.
Miss. Gina Jordan, Administrative Assistant
A graduate of Bethel College in Hampton, Gina became our Administrative Assistant in July 2018. She grew up in a military family and lived across the country and even in Germany. She is trained in media operations and administrative support, Gina manages our office, communications, and church media. She now resides in Midlothian.
Mrs. Suzanne White, Minister of Music
A graduate of the University of Richmond, Suzanne has been Minister of Music since 2006. Beginning as a preschool children’s choir director twenty-five years ago, Suzanne eventually earned experience with older children, youth, adults, and instrumentalists through special musicals that she directed. She started an adult hand bell choir at MHBC in 2007. She is married to David and has two grown daughters.
Mr. Chris Robbins, Minister of Youth
A native of Highland Springs, Chris has served as youth minister at Cambridge, Ragland Memorial, and Monument Heights for a combined twelve years. he owns his own contracting business and has used his carpentry skills in organizing hands on projects and youth mission trips. Chris and his wife Anne have four children and four grandchildren.
Mrs. Anne Robbins, Minister of Children
A graduate of the University of Richmond, Anne began serving as our new Minister of Children in January 2017. A veteran teacher at Grove Avenue Christian School, she has worked with children in both church and school settings since 1991. She is married to Chris and has four children and four grandchildren.
Mrs. Kay Williamson, Organist
A native of Richmond, Kay received her B.A. in Organ Performance from Longwood University as a student of Paul Hesselink. She has also studied with Suzanne Bunting at the University of Richmond. Her previous positions include Director of Music and Organist at Bainbridge Street Baptist Church as well as accompanist for vocal students at Virginia Commonwealth University. Kay and her husband Cleve have two married daughters and five grandchildren.
Mrs. Robin Lipps, Pianist
A lifelong member of Monument Heights, Robin has served as an accompanist for the youth choir and has served as pianist for our Sunday morning worship services and special performances. Robin and her husband Norman have two daughters and two grandchildren.