• Ron Woods

    Senior Pastor

    rwoods@towerview.org

    Pastor Ron is a native Detroiter who spent most of his growing up years in Chicago. A youth pastor until he turned fifty, he served as Senior Pastor of a church in the Cleveland, Ohio, area before coming to Towerview eight years ago. Along with his wife, Debbie, his greatest joys in life are his three grown children and five grandchildren. He lives and dies (mostly dies) with all Chicago sports, especially his beloved Cubs. Ron's best friend is "Tess" the mustang. (Short for "testosterone.") His philosophy of life is simply, "I am a nobody doing my best to follow Somebody who deeply loves everybody!"


  • Cody Hudspeth

    Associate Pastor-Student Ministry

    chudspeth@towerview.org

    Cody is a native Texan and was raised just outside of Dallas. He has served in various forms of ministry over the past 10 years and joined Towerview at the end fo 2014. Cody is married to his amazing wife Sarah, the two married in 2009 in Xenia, Ohio. Cody began his education at Criswell College in Dallas TX before transferring to Liberty University where he graduated in 2013 with a Bachelor’s degree in Religion with a minor in church ministries. Cody is a diehard Dallas Cowboys fan and is not ashamed to show it. Cody is currently pursuing a Master of Arts in Religion in Pastoral Ministries at Liberty University School of Divinity. His philosophy in ministry is, "Love people the way Christ has loved you."

  • Jarrid Stairs

    Music Director

    jarridstairs@yahoo.com

    Jarrid is a local boy raised in the Alton/Roxana area whom left to serve in the marines and eventually found his way back. He served as a worship leader in Hamel, IL for 8 years and has served as worship leader supply in many churches before coming to Towerview in 2017.  Jarrid met this intelligent and pretty young woman in 2006 named Lorie. Lorie convinced him to marry her in 2008.  A year before he completed his bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering in 2009.  In 2010 they celebrated the birth of their daughter Audrey.  Taught well by his grandmother he is a 3rd generation St. Louis Blues fan.  An excerpt from Michael W. Smith’s “Be Lifted High” fits his heart as a worship leader.  “And I fall to my knees so it’s you that I see not I.  Jesus, You be lifted high”

  • Greg Prescott

    Choir Director

    bgprescott@sbcglobal.net

    Greg and his family have faithfully attended Towerview for many years. With a heart for services, Greg directs the Towerview choir and is involved in Sunday morning worship

  • Connie Henschel

    Administrative Assistant

    chenschel@towerview.org

    Connie has served at Towerview for over 30 years as our Administrative Assistant. She continues to love each and every day of her job.


  • Marilyn Seavers

    Financial Secretary

    mseavers@towerview.org

    Marilyn accepted Christ at the age of ten at Rosemont Baptist Church (now Towerview Baptist) and became the Financial Secretary for the church in 1965. She has held that position ever since, with the exception of two years when Emily Blackard served.  When her family moved to the Troy area she, once again, accepted the responsibility.

    Marilyn has two children, Vicky Richmond of Naples, FL and Shelbyville, IN, a son, Brett, of Edwardsville, IL and two grandchildren, Zach and Alyssa Seavers of Edwardsville.

    She retired two years ago, after 31 years with Bank of Amrerica in St. Louis and had previously worked for Community Consolidated School District #110 in Fairview Heights.

  • Randy and Carolyn Madison

    Custodial Staff

    mcarpetcleaning@hotmail.com

    Randy and Carolyn are faithful members of Towerview and are owners of their own cleaning service.

    Madison Cleaning Services
    618-660-6437