Our Leadership

Meet the Elders of Little Rock Church


To contact a member of the Elders, please email them directly at elders@littlerockchurch.org.

Brad Dell

Brad has served as a House Church Leader, Worship team member, Bible class teacher, volunteered with Men’s Ministries, and has served since 2002 as elder/shepherd. MaryLee is a Bible teacher, is involved in the LRC Women’s Ministry and serves an Area Director for Community Bible Study. Brad and MaryLee and have four adult children and nine grandchildren. They have been at Little Rock Church since it began in 1986. Brad says, “We love this church family! It’s a privilege to serve the Lord in this community of believers. “

Gerald Driskill

Gerald and Angela Driskill have been married since 1992 and have two adult children, Eli and Abby. They have been involved in mission and service in other countries. They have been leading house churches since 1994. Gerald serves as a professor at UA-Little Rock and serves with the City Church Network. He has served on the Little Rock Church preaching team. The Driskills have been involved in foster care and in the children and youth ministries. Angela is a physician for UAMS/Baptist health. She is a gifted Bible teacher and also serves in the women’s ministry.  Gerald says, “We are grateful for the loving and service focus at the heart of this church family. We have been mentored and grown over the decades by so many.”

Jeff Hamm

Jeff and Gail have been married since 1973.  They have three adult children and three grandchildren.  They have worked in part-time ministry, full-time ministry, and have served as missionaries in Scotland.  They began attending Little Rock Church in 2013.  Jeff and Gail have served as house church leaders.  Jeff regularly teaches an adult Bible class.  Gail has served as a mentor in the women’s ministry.

Stacy Peters

Stacy and Kathy Peters have been married since 1975. They have three children and seven grandchildren. Stacy was a worship leader at Little Rock Church for many years and still serves in the Worship Ministry; he teaches adult classes at LRC from time to time. Kathy has served in the Children’s Ministry for many years. Stacy recently retired from the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. Kathy is a retired public school teacher, having taught Gifted & Talented children. Both Stacy and Kathy have been part of LRC since its formation. 

Scott Philbrick

Scott and Ashley have been married since 1990 and have three children. Scott has served as a house church leader, has worked with the youth group, taught classes and serves on the preaching team. Ashley has served in a teaching role for many years and as a mentor in the women’s ministry. They have both been involved with LRC for close to 30 years.

Jerry Reed

Jerry and Pam were married in 1976. They have three adult children and four grandchildren. He has retired from Entergy where he worked for over 27 years. Now, in retirement, he spends his time between grandchildren and helping out with the Food for the Hungry Ministry. Jerry & Pam have been part of LRC from the beginning.


Russ ElderRuss White

Russ and Sue have been at Little Rock Church since the beginning. Russ has served with the preaching and teaching ministry for many years. Sue has taught children’s bible classes and has been busy mentoring and encouraging young women. Russ has made his living working in the pharmaceutical industry and Sue is a CPA. They have three adult children, and three grandchildren.