Meet The Pastors

Pastor Brian Brooks, Lead Pastor

Pastor Brian


Prior to Haven’s official launch in 2011, Pastor Brian served as a staff pastor at Heritage Christian Church in Westerville, OH.

Pastor Brian’s passion for the Gospel fuels his desire to be used of God to help seekers come into a vibrant relationship with their Savior, to help people develop into fully devoted followers of Jesus Christ, and to train others to do the same.

He earned a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology and also holds a Master of Divinity degree from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School.

Both Brian and his wife Maria have Jamaican roots. Brian and Maria have been married since 1989 and have three children: Matthew, Jasmine, and Lauren.



Pastor Shane Bailey, Associate Pastor

Pastor Shane


Pastor Shane received the call to ministry in October 1997. Since then, he has earned a Bachelor degree in Church Ministries from Oral Roberts University and a Masters of Divinity degree from Ashland Theological Seminary.  He currently serves as a Chaplain for the Army National Guard.

Pastor Shane is very passionate about discipleship and growing healthy families. His desire is to see lives transformed as a result of following Jesus Christ whole-heartedly and obeying His teachings.

Pastor Shane and his wife Kim were married in 1999. They have three children, Chris, Nick, and Maddy.