Dayton Hartman

Lead Pastor
Dayton earned an M.A. of Global Apologetics from Liberty University, and a Ph.D. in Church and Dogma History from North-West University (Potchefstroom). He serves as on adjunct faculty for Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (Wake Forest, NC) and Columbia International University (Columbia, SC).  He has also authored multiple books. Dayton and his wife Rebekah have four sons: Jude, Gavin, Ransom, and Moses.

Tim Sia

Pastor to Students
Tim was born and raised in the Philippines and moved to the United States in 2016. He completed his B.S. in Education online at Liberty University. Tim lives in Rocky Mount with his wife Whitney and their daughter Reese and Layne.

Lemanuel Williams

Lay Pastor
Lemanuel is the Executive Director of Building Shalom. His wife, Sarah, serves on staff as our early childhood coordinator. Lemanuel and Sarah live in Rocky Mount with their two children.

Chris Schank

Lay Pastor
Chris and Laura were members of the founding core team of Redeemer Church. Chris serves at Faith Christian School where he teaches bible classes. Chris and Laura live in Rocky Mount with their two children.

Rich Cheney

Lay Pastor
Rich is a native Floridian (Go Gators!) who relocated to Rocky Mount to become a State Farm Agent. He is also the Teaching Leader of the local Bible Study Fellowship class. Rich graduated from Wofford College with a B.A. in Business Economics. He and his wife Shanon are proud parents of daughters Catherine (married to Alex) and Alex.

Weston Noyes

Director of Operations
Weston was born in Missouri and spent his younger years moving around the Midwest. In 2021 Weston moved to Rocky Mount to become the Director of Discipleship at Redeemer. He is currently completing his MDiv from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Weston lives in Rocky Mount with his wife Kayla.

Micah Dixon

Director of Worship & Creative Arts
Micah was born in California and has a B.A. in Liberal Studies from The Master's University. Micah lives in Rocky Mount with his wife Abbie and their two children.

Harper Compton

Director of Ministries
Harper grew up in Winston-Salem, NC and has a B.S. of Religion from Liberty University. He has been in ministry since 2010 and moved to Rocky Mount in 2023 to become the Director Ministries at Redeemer. Harper and his wife Sydney have four children.

Ivy Averette

Redeemer Kids Elementary Coordinator
Ivy has spent the last 7 years working in childcare, growing her love and understanding of school-age children. Ivy lives in Nashville, NC with her husband, Ethan, and son, Brady.

Sarah Williams

Redeemer Kids Early Childhood  Coordinator
Sarah Williams has a M.A. in Biblical Counseling and a M.A. in Ministry Leadership from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary and has spent the last eight years working with children. She lives in Rocky Mount with her husband, Lemanuel, and their two kids.

Alyssa Nelson

Office Admin
Alyssa works as our office admin in addition to our Rooted students and Discipleship ministries. She earned a bachelors degree in Religious Studies from NC State and is working on her Master's in Christian Education at Southeastern Seminary.