Pastors and Directors of Ministry
Jerry Webb was born in Davidson County "just across the river" from our Hillsdale community. A graduate of Pfeiffer College in 1980, he made a career for himself in the Building Supply and Manufacturing industry for the first eighteen years of his career. In 1996, Jerry answered God's call to ministry and completed his Masters of Divinity Degree from Duke University, becoming an ordained Elder in the United Methodist Church. He has served as Hillsdale's Lead Pastor since 2002. Jerry and his wife Theresa live in Davie County and have all five of their children close by. Theresa is the Accommodations Manager at Tanglewood Park and has spent over 26 years of service with Forsyth County Parks and Recreation Department. They both enjoy the beach, outdoors, close friends & family, and Duke Basketball.
Luke Mitchell was born and raised in Greensboro, North Carolina. He heard God's voice at an early age, and was called to ministry through high school experiences. In 2008, Luke graduated from Appalachian State University where he studied music recording and production. After working as a sound engineer for a few years, Luke enrolled at Carolina Divinity School where earned a Master of Arts in Biblical Studies (2013) and Masters of Divinity in Pastoral Leadership (2015). He and his wife Kari married in 2014 and they enjoy getting together with friends, cooking, and playing games. A lifelong sports fan, Luke watches a basketball game any time he can, pro & college.