Jimmy Tidmore – Pastor
Jimmy serves as our pastor at Monte Sano Baptist Church. Jimmy was raised in the Birmingham area and became a Christian at the age of 12 in a church pastored by a friend’s father. Jimmy attended Auburn University where he received a Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems in 1998. In 2003 he earned a Master of Business Administration from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. After graduation from Auburn, Jimmy worked in the information technology industry for 14 years. In 2008, Jimmy yielded to God’s call to full-time ministry and enrolled at Beeson Divinity School in 2009 receiving his Master of Divinity degree in December 2012. Jimmy has been married to his wife Lara for nineteen years, and they have an eleven-year-old daughter named Mary Tanner and a four-year-old son named James Eli. Jimmy has been the pastor of Monte Sano Baptist Church since February 2013.