Staff

Rev. G. Mark Washington, Senior Pastor

Rev. Washington has been our Pastor since 1990. He is married to Janet and they have two children, Rebekah (Nick Longaker husband) and Lydia. Their first grandchild is due in July. Rev. Washington is a graduate of Clemson University (B.S. Mechanical Engineering, 1983) and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (Masters of Divinity, 1987). mwashington@hrbc1.com



Tim Young, Minister of Education and Family Life


Tim has been serving Hollins Road Baptist since 1997. He served as our Youth Minister from 1997-2007. Then, he began serving as our Minister of Education and Family Life in 2007. He works part time at Hollins Road and also full time as a local School Resource Officer. He and his wife, Debbie have two children, and six grandchildren. tyoung@hrbc1.com



Greg Capito, Youth Minister

Greg officially joined staff in February 2019, he had been serving as interim youth pastor since 2017. He is part time at Hollins Road Baptist and full-time as a HVAC specialist Family with GJ Hopkins. He went to Liberty University and studied Communications. He, and his wife, Leslie have two daughters, Haley and Jenna. gcapito@hrbc1.com


Melissa Kiser, Children's Minister

Melissa began serving on our staff in 2020. She's part time at Hollins Road, very gifted and loves children's ministry. She's married to Chuck and they have a son who's graduate from Emory and Henry and works for Mattern and Craig. mkiser@hrbc1.com


Janet Washington, Music Minister

Janet has served as our Music Director since 2014. She is the wife of Rev. Mark Washington, they have two daughters, Rebekah and Lydia. Janet has a Bachelor's in Math from James Madison University as well as a Master's in Math from Virginia Tech University. Along with being our music director, she is also a high school math teacher for Roanoke County Schools. jwashingtonjmu@gmail.com


Tonya Smoot, Church Secretary

Tonya has served as the church secretary since 2018. She and her husband, David have 3 children and 5 grandchildren. Tonya has a Bachelors of Arts in Business Administration Management from National College of Business and Technology.  office@hrbc1.com


Debbie Young, Church Sexton

Debbie has served as the Church Sexton at Hollins Road Baptist since 1989. She also serves as our Sunday School Secretary. She and her husband Tim (our minister of education and family life) have 2 children and 6 grandchildren.  dyoung@hrbc1.com