Staff Categories: Elders

Pastor Mark Wells

Senior Pastor
(804) 592-9934

Pastor Mark Wells is the Founding and Senior Pastor here at Grace Harvest Baptist Church. He and his wife, Cathy, have five adult children: Crystal, Sean, Jacob, Joshua, and Jesse. Pastor Mark moved to Virginia in 1971 where he met and married Cathy, his high school sweet heart, in 1977. He then joined the Richmond… Read More »

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Pastor Jamie Ezzell

Associate Pastor of Youth and Children
(804) 332-4672

Pastor Jamie Ezzell and his wife, Jessie, were called to Grace Harvest Baptist Church in January of 2013, Pastor Jamie later became an Elder in January 2016. Pastor Jamie is the Associate Pastor of youth and children at GHBC. He has been in this position for over four years. Before coming to GHBC he spent… Read More »

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Cal Phelps

Worship Leader

In June 2009 Cal Phelps and his wife Jeanna joined Grace Harvest Baptist Church and became staff members as the worship leaders. In January 2015 Cal was ordained as an elder of Grace Harvest. In August of 2019 he was ordained as Pastor of Worship and Administration. Cal had worked for Walmart Stores Inc. for… Read More »

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Jesse Royall

Chairman of the Elders
(804) 363-0174

Jesse Royall is an Elder here at Grace Harvest Baptist Church and has been since 2007. Jesse is the Executive Vice President for Sydnor Hydro, Inc. and has been employed there for the past 32 years. Jesse and his wife Deborah have four adult children, Rebecca and her husband Jason Bush, Jay, Brandon and his… Read More »

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Dan Hammond

(804) 337 - 4929

Dan Hammond and his wife Lori, joined Grace Harvest Baptist Church in 2008. Dan became the treasurer in December 2009, a deacon December 2010, and an elder of Grace Harvest in January 2012. Dan is the Chief Operating Officer at Southside Electric Cooperative and has worked there for the past 9 years. Dan and Lori… Read More »

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Tom Cox

(804) 332-3552

Tom Cox is a founding Elder of Grace Harvest Baptist Church. Tom is a Director of Operations for UPS and has been working for UPS for the past 26 years. Tom and his wife Penni have two children, Austin and Matthew. Tom attended Stayer University and has taken classes from John Tyler and VCU. Tom’s… Read More »

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Chuck Lane


Chuck Lane lives with his wife Rachel in Jetersville, Virginia.  He has been an Elder at GHBC since January of 2018.  He has two adult sons and works for Orkin Pest Control.  In his spare time he enjoys gardening, reading and spending time with his grandchildren.

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Brian Hayes

(804) 814-4862

Brian Hayes is thankful to the Lord to be the son of Hank and Betty Hayes, who raised him in Amelia County and taught him the fear of the One, true and living God. God graciously called Brian to repentance and faith in Jesus Christ at a young age while attending Arbor Baptist Church in… Read More »

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