Our Staff

Rev. Sean McGuire, Pastor

Our Staff 12Originally from Beckley, WV, Sean joined the staff at Monument Heights in October 2020. He earned a Bachelor’s from Liberty University and a Master’s in biblical languages from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is currently pursuing a PhD in New Testament from Southeastern. Prior to coming to Monument Heights, he pastored a church in the southern part of Virginia for almost six years. Sean and his wife, Chelsey, have four children.

Email: Sean McGuire

Rev. Jon Holste, Associate Pastor

Our Staff 18Jon joined the staff of MHBC in 2022. He was born in Virginia and spent time overseas as a missionary kid. After high school, Jon joined the Marine Corps and married his high school sweetheart Katie. Eventually, he returned to school and earned his BA and MA from UVA as well as an MACS from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is currently pursuing a PhD in New Testament and Early Christian Literature from UVA and loves to study and teach the Bible. He and Katie have two awesome children and one more on the way.

Email: Jon Holste

Mrs. Suzanne White, Minister of Music

Our Staff 14A 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.

Email: Suzanne White

Mrs. Kay Williamson, Organist

Our Staff 17A 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.


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