Alan Burchfield serves as a teaching elder at Haven Ridge. He is married to Sarah, and their three children are Wesley, Marley, and Calvin.
Alan has served in local church ministry since 2000. In 2010, he began entertaining the possibility of becoming a church planter. After two-and-half years of prayerful consideration, he and Sarah felt confident that God was leading them to South Carolina. They moved to Greer, got jobs, bought a house, and have been members of this community since 2012.
Alan has a Bachelor of Science from William Carey University, an MDiv from Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary and a DMin from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.
Austin Jowers serves as a teaching elder at Haven Ridge. He was installed into the office of elder January 10th of 2016. He and his wife Leslie have two children: Addie Grace and Ellie Claire. Austin and Leslie moved to Greenville in 2014 from Clarksville, Georgia. Austin has filled teaching roles within the local church since 2002.
Austin graduated from Clemson University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing.