Meet the NRHC Staff

  • Jay Hardwick

    Jay Hardwick
    Lead Pastor

    Jay Hardwick serves North Rock Hill Church as Lead Pastor. Jay was called to North Rock Hill in January 2012 after planting and leading Awaken Church in Columbia, SC.

    Jay is passionate about leading people to follow Jesus and to engage in God’s mission in the world. This passion shows up in his preaching of God’s Word, his personal investment in making disciples, and in his going to other cities and nations.

    Jay holds a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Mass Communication & Broadcasting from North Greenville University and a Master of Divinity (M.Div.) from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, KY.

    Jay and his wife Lara Beth have three daughters and live in Rock Hill. Jay often says he loves his 5 G’s – God, his Girls, the (South Carolina) Gamecocks, Golf, and Good coffee.

  • Andrew Stubbs

    Andrew Stubbs
    Executive Pastor

    Andrew Stubbs serves as the Executive Pastor at North Rock Hill Church. Andrew joined the staff at NRHC in June 2015 after owning and managing Bishops Gate Tennis Academy in Florida. Prior to that, Andrew was the head men’s tennis coach at Winthrop University.

    Andrew holds a Bachelor of Arts in Finance from Wofford College and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Andrew and his wife, Laura Lynn, have one daughter, Anna Kate.

  • David Bennett

    David Bennett
    Student Pastor

    David Bennett serves as the Student Pastor at North Rock Hill Church. David joined the staff at NRHC in May of 2014 after serving as the Director of Marketing and Communication for Camp McCall and the Youth Minister at Mountain View Baptist Church.

    David holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies from Clemson University and is currently working to complete his Masters of Divinity from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary.

    David and his wife, Katie, have been married since November 2014.

    David enjoys drinking good coffee, reading a good book, playing disc golf, and watching the Clemson Tigers play.

  • Jenny Provin

    Jenny Provin
    NRHkids Director

    Jenny Provin serves as the NRHkids Director at North Rock Hill Church. Jenny joined the staff at NRHC in 2012 after serving as the Associate Children’s Director at First Baptist Church in Fort Mill, SC.

    Jenny holds an Associate’s Degree in General Studies from Montgomery College in Maryland.

    Jenny and her husband, Chris, have three children: Abby, Krista, and Adam.

  • Ross Armstrong

    Ross Armstrong
    Worship Pastor

    Ross Armstrong serves as the Worship Pastor at North Rock Hill Church. Ross was called here in August of 2013 after a ministry internship in Mount Pleasant, SC. Previously, Ross worked at a mortgage brokerage as a loan officer, and before that spent many years as a woodworker.

    Ross holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Emmanuel College.

    He and his wife, Jaimie, have been married since August of 2012 and have two labrador retrievers that are pretty much their kids.

  • Bonna Shook

    Bonna Shook
    Office Administrator

    Bonna Shook serves as the Office Administrator at North Rock Hill Church. Bonna Joined the staff at NRHC in November 2009 after owning and operating an outdoor specialty retail store. Prior to that, Bonna was the church administrator at Pawleys Island Community Church.

    Bonna holds a Bachelor of Arts in Special Education from Furman University

North Rock Hill Church
North Rock Hill Church
P.O. Box 2477
Rock Hill, SC 29732
(803) 327-6753