Staff & Leaders

Bill Burrow

Bill is a dermatologist in private practice in Jackson. He and his wife, LaFon, have 3 children and 9 grandchildren, and Bill has been a Riverwood Deacon since 1985.

Daniel Scarbrough

Daniel serves Riverwood Bible Church as Pastor of Family and Youth where his primary goal is to assist parents in making disciples of the next generation. Daniel and his wife, Shea are parents of three children.

Tom Grogan

Tom is a self-employed contractor. He and his wife, Sem, have 2 children, and they enjoy camping and traveling together. Tom has been a Riverwood Deacon since 2015 and is responsible for children’s ministries and buildings.

Jerry Clark

Jerry serves Riverwood Bible Church as the Counseling Pastor with a special emphasis on Marriage and Family Counseling. He and his wife, Sharon, have four grown children and 2 grandchildren.

Dave Herndon

In 2013, Dave obeyed God’s call on his life to begin serving as the Worship Leader at Riverwood, and the church has enjoyed his diligent and capable leadership. Dave is the Headmaster of a local Christian school, and he and his wife, Jolie, are the parents of four children. He is also responsible for the special events of the church.

Brad Ford

Brad is a retired Client Service Rep at Raytheon Company. Since retiring at the end of 2012 Brad enjoys bike riding, taking piano lessons, periodic travel and has completed a Certificate in Biblical Studies from the Seminary at Moody Bible Institute. He and his wife, Denise, have 3 children and 1 grandchild. Brad has been a Riverwood Elder since 2005.

Rabun Jones

Rabun is a Technology Specialist at CSpire. He and his wife, Erica, have 3 children, and Rabun has been a Riverwood Deacon since 2005.

Yusufu Jinkiri

Yusufu is a professor at Belhaven University. He and his wife, Ruth, have 3 children and 1 grandchild, and Yusufu has been a Riverwood Elder since 1995.

Jim Joransen

Jim is a retired cardiologist. He and his wife, Ruth, have 3 children and 12 grandchildren, and Jim has been a Riverwood Elder since 1985.