Andy graduated from Johnson University in 1995 and helped launch WellSpring in 2003. He and his wife Amy have four daughters: Lauren, Emily, Arica, and Kara. Andy loves working outside and is passionate about WellSpring being a place where it’s safe to explore what it means to follow Jesus.
Care & Missions Minister
Keith hails from the Corncob Pipe Capital of the World, and he’s been married to Shari (his high school sweetheart) since 1983. On staff here since 2011, Keith focuses on pastoral care, missions, and ministry to senior adults.
Connections & Discipleship Minister
Gabe was born and raised in “K-Town”—Knoxville, TN. He’s glad to have been born into a ministry family that loves the Tennessee Volunteers. After graduating from Johnson University, he moved to Spring Hill to continue ministry, seeking to help grow a community of spiritual leaders.
Rob’s a proud graduate of Cincinnati Christian University. He isn’t crazy about hugs from total strangers. But he LOVES his wife Corinne, their dogs Odin and Luna, and urging students to follow Jesus.
Since her youth, Emily knew without a doubt that she wanted to be a Children’s Minister. Having graduated from Johnson University with a Children’s Ministry degree, she returned to WellSpring to help kids follow Jesus. She laughs a lot and loves the Tennessee Vols.
Chris was born and raised in Manassas, Virginia. He and his wife Mariah have two kids, Evan and Cayden. Chris graduated from Williamson College with a Ministry leadership degree and has served on staff in multiple ministries for the past nine years. Chris has a passion for worship ministry, and helping others trust and follow Jesus more deeply.
The Lubbers family came to WellSpring in 2020 by way of Savannah, GA. Alicia’s passionate about helping people follow Jesus, and it’s evident by how she serves and leads in our worship, women’s, and LifeGroup ministries.
The Ulrichs have been a part of WellSpring since they moved to Spring Hill in 2013. Becky enjoys working with kids of all ages and has a background in Elementary Education. She teaches Pre-K at the Academy at WellSpring, serves with middle school girls on Wednesday evenings, and loves travelling to new places. She’s married to Justin, and they have two kids. (Ayden and Vivian)
Bethany joined Wellspring’s staff in 2023 to help as the assistant in kid’s ministry. Her and her husband, Jay, moved to the area in 2020. They have one son, Harrison, and another joining the family in January.
Kelly has been on staff since 2007, serving as an Administrative Assistant, the Director of Etc., and now our Graphics Coordinator. She, her husband Jon, and their two boys (Isaiah and Noah) recently moved back to Spring Hill from Lake Worth, Florida. Kelly enjoys songwriting and leading worship.
Operations & Accounting Director
In addition to keeping Andy in line (no small task!), Amy keeps WellSpring’s operations and accounts in order. She’s a mother to four girls and an accountant!
Traci’s been a part of the WellSpring family since May of 2016. She was a homeschooling mom for 25 years (!); you’ll now find her leading our “First Team” on Sundays and keeping our office running smoothly during the week.
Karen feels equally at home in the office or at her daughter’s cheer competitions. If we need something faxed, phoned, or filed, she makes it happen!
The Baynes family has been a part of WellSpring since the summer of 2005. Ed leads a team dedicated to keeping our WellSpring building safe, comfortable, and looking its best.
Christy ensures that our financial offerings are counted safely and confidentially. She despises janky restaurants and loves traveling with her husband Bruce.
EldersThis team provides spiritual oversight, guidance, and direction for our church.
The Gills have been a part of WellSpring since 2011; Larry became an elder in October of 2017. You can find them during the week volunteering around our office. During our Sunday worship services, you’ll often see them helping out our First Team.
Dan and his wife, Barb, have been a part of WellSpring since 2015; he became an elder in late 2021. Dan helps lead our Set Up and Tear Down team, and he also helps out as usher during our Sunday worship services.
The McGarritys have been WellSpringers since 2013; he became an elder in 2021. Mark serves as a worship leader during our Sunday services, and he leads a LifeGroup with his wife Jennifer.
Jud became an elder in 2021, and the Ropers have been WellSpringers since they moved here in 2015. Jud serves on our financial team, volunteers on our safety team, is a “cheer dad” to two daughters, and uses his Seinfeld trivia knowledge to impress his wife, Casey.