Lyn Oakley, is a graduate of Carson-Newman College, Lincoln Memorial University and earned a certification in Theology and Ministry from Princeton Theological Seminary. She taught in Anderson County elementary schools for eleven years before being called to a ministry of ALL ages at Fountain City Presbyterian Church.
Lyn has been married to her husband, Darrell, for more than 20 years. They have one daughter, Natalie. Lyn is proud of a family who is very supportive of her work. That work involves a passion for missions. This work has taken her to local missions around town and as far away as Mississippi, Louisiana and Central America! A fellow church member says of Lyn: "She is one of those people who is able to work well with any age group...and does!"
Adult Choir Director, Bob Eubanks, is a graduate of the University of Tennessee. He has been at Fountain City Presbyterian Church since 2003! Bob previously served at eight other local churches, both as director and interim director, on the Knoxville Board of Education, and on the board of S.P.E.B.S.Q.S.A., Inc (Society for the Preservation and Encouragement of Barbershop Singing in America Incorporated.) Bob has worked in the past as a vocal coach and music consultant at dinner theaters and is currently IT Director at two hotels and a convention center in Pigeon Forge. Bob's wife of many years, Pam, is also a member of the church choir.
"Dedicated choir members have made this one of my easiest jobs in a long history of good music," Bob says. He always welcomes new choir members, adding "whether they can read music or not". A goal that Bob works hard at is providing different kinds of music "because there is such a diverse interest in music at Fountain City Presbyterian". One choir member who works with Bob said , "Bob is the most amazing combination of someone who is a professional, yet caring person. He really takes peoples' interests to heart."
Cindy has worked for the church since 1981. She has been married to Ken for many years and they have a son, Grayson and grandson, Mason. She has been a member of the church since 1973.
Tammy's husband and children attend Fountain City Presbyterian Church. She started working 3 days a week in the church office in 2006. She was led by God to take her banking background, financial experience and organizational skills and put them to use at the church. Tammy enjoys the family atmosphere at Fountain City Presbyterian Church and participating in our many church missions.
Todd and his family live in the Halls TN area. Todd has a Bachelors and Masters degree in Music from Morehead State University. He studied and performed classical and jazz piano for many years. He loves all styles of music. He has been actively involved in church music as an organist, pianist, keyboardist and music leader since he was a teenager. He loves music that speaks to individuals and that enhances their worship experience.