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. They have been members of Haven Community Church since 2008.