Pastor of Discipleship and Pastor to 20s
Matt Avery is the Pastor of Discipleship and Pastor to 20s. He is married to Leigh - both Knoxville natives - and they have two boys named Kess and Hayes. Matt graduated from Wake Forest University, then University of Tennessee College of Law and Reformed Theological Seminary. Matt and his family returned to Knoxville from Charlotte, NC where he worked as an assistant district attorney, trial attorney in private practice, and, most recently, as the executive director of the Charlotte Fellows, which is an intensely practical nine-month fellowship designed to prepare recent college grads to live seamless lives of faith.