Music Ministry Staff


Bob Morrison – Associate Minister, Music and Worship (email)
Bob has been the minister of music of First Baptist Church since March of 1987, having served churches in Alabama and Texas prior to that. A graduate of Jacksonville State University and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Bob is married to Annette, and they have two sons, Jeremy and Landon. Jeremy is married to the former Rebecca Overman, and they have one son, Jonas, and two daughters, Nyla and Avi Ora. Landon is a doctoral student at McGill University in Montreal, Quebec.


Annette Morrison, Administrative Assistant (email)
Annette, on staff since September of 1990, serves our Music Ministry as the Administrative Assistant, working closely with her husband in all aspects of the ministry. She is especially active in planning the many details of tours for our groups, as well as all special programming. Another major part of her job is to give direction and coordination within our music support staff. Since 1987 she has served as the director of our Sanctuary Bells.


Tina Gallant-Helms, Worship Associate (email)
Tina has served in this capacity since 2002. Before coming to FBCP, she had served in similar roles in various churches both here in Florida and Texas. She is a graduate of UWF with a BA in Music Education. Aside from her church position, her full-time job has her serving as the Music Teacher at the Creative Learning Academy here in Pensacola.


Doug Lee, Media Associate (email)
Doug has been active in our Music Ministry for several years, with his dramatics and solo work significantly impacting our times of worship. Having been a professional videographer, as well as having served other churches in the area of media, it was a natural fit when the role of Media Associate became available. As such, he heads up our TV Ministry and directs the A Cappella Singers. His job outside the church is serving as manager of the Saenger Theatre. He and Disa have three daughters.


Dr. Lynne Lauderdale, Church Organist (email)
Lynne has been organist of First Baptist Church since May of 1981, shortly after coming to Pensacola as part of the music faculty at the University of West Florida, where she still teaches. Among her responsibilities at FBC is serving as the primary accompanist for our Sanctuary Choir. She is married to Mark York, and they have two sons, Nathaniel and Charles Warren.


Beverly Warren, Church Pianist (email)
Beverly has served on the music staff since April of 1995. Prior to that she served on a volunteer basis as the accompanist for several groups. Included in her responsibilities is accompanying the Chapel Choir, Surrender and the Orchestra. She is married to Bill, and they have two children, Jennifer and Brandon.


Disa Lee, Children’s Choirs & Music Ministry Assistant (email)
Disa became active in the Music Ministry at FBC several months before coming on staff, first as a part-time music secretary, and more recently as our Children’s Choirs Coordinator. She has much experience in all areas of music ministry, having worked both at East Hill Baptist and Gulf Breeze Methodist before coming to FBC. She previously has served in the area of children’s choirs, as well as performing general clerical duties. She and her husband, Doug, have three daughters.

Ashely Leigh, Music Ministry Associate


Olivia Swaine, Accompanist Assistant (email)
Having served our music ministry for literally decades in various positions, Olivia now fills the capacity of Assistant Accompanist. As such, she serves as the regular accompanist for our Clarion Choir (MS), Promise ensemble, and Singing Seniors. She also fills in for Lynne and Beverly, our organist and pianist, when they are out.