Our Staff


  • Senior PASTOR

    Bobby Smith

    Bobby Smith began his ministry as Senior Pastor of Holly Springs Baptist Church on March 19th, 2017. Bobby grew up in Houston and received his undergraduate from Houston Baptist University in 1979. He received his Masters from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in 1983. Bobby has served in the ministry for over 40 years. Bobby is married to Laura Smith who is a 1983 graduate of Baylor University and earned her Masters in Counseling from Liberty University. Bobby and Laura were married in 1983. Laura has a private practice located in Nacogdoches. Laura and Bobby are proud parents of three children: Joshua, Evan and his wife Kristen, and Ashley. Bobby takes great joy in seeing people find their passion in following Christ. His hobbies include flying, scuba diving, golf, and traveling, especially on mission trips.

  • Worship Pastor

    Ryan Smith

    Bio coming soon!

  • Youth Pastor

    Clint Williams

    Bio coming soon!

  • Children's Minister

    Leslie Johnstone

    Leslie and her husband, Jason, became members of Holly Springs in June of 2009. After volunteering with VBS for several summers and a mission trip to Guatemala in August of 2011, Leslie felt a calling to serve in the Children's Ministry. Along with working with the kids of Holly Springs, Leslie is a full time mom of Avaleigh born July 2014.

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  • Nursery & preschool

    Anna Williams

    Anna and her husband Clint (HSBC's Youth Leader) became members of Holly Springs in 2012. They have 3 daughters; Claire is 6, Quinn is 3, and Reese is 1. Anna graduated from Stephen F. Austin, with a degree in Eary Childhood Education. After teaching Kindergarten for 6 years in the North Dallas area, she moved back to Nacogdoches and taught 3rd Grade at Central Heights. Following the birth of their 3rd child, Anna became a Stay at Home Mom. Anna's love of teaching young children led her to her current position at Holly Springs. She enjoys instilling in our young children a love for Christ.