Cole was born and raised in Northwest Arkansas. He married his wife Jessica in June 2013 and they have a son, Owen, and two Goldendoodles, Murphy and Jackson. Cole has an MTS in Church Planting and an MDiv in Leadership from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He has been serving as an Elder of Metro since July 2018, and began serving as Lead Pastor in February 2019. He enjoys reading, playing board games, and exercising.
Josh is a Northwest Arkansas native. He has been married to his wife, Kelsey, since 2011. Together they have three daughters named Jo, Abby, and Charlotte. Josh loves playing sports, reading, and building things. Josh and Kelsey have been at Metro since 2014. Josh has served as an Elder since July 2018 and Associate Pastor since July 2019.
Jeff Simpson is a native of northwest Arkansas and an avid outdoors man. He loves to snow ski, fly fishing or anything outdoors. Jeff has a bachelor's degree in Construction Engineering Technology from Pittsburg State University and a Master's of Divinity with Biblical Languages from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is married to his beautiful wife Dana of 30 years and has two children Nathaniel and Natalie that is married to Cooper Bush. Jeff has been a member of Metro since 2013 and has been an Elder since 2016.
Chad and his wife Emma have been attending Metro Church since 2012. They have two sweet daughters, Clara and Marcie and a son, Hayes. Chad serves on the elder board and worship team while Emma serves as the Women’s Ministry Director. When able, Chad enjoys being on the golf course or doing some fly fishing.