Don McLaughlin


Pastor Don is married to Kathy, and they have two adult children, Haley and Heather (Nic), and two grandchildren, Mac and Mabel.

Returning to become the pastor of Parkway Baptist Church in 1998, little did he know the journey that would bring him to lead Church At SouthWood.

He is active in denominational work. He served as president of the State Board of Missions of the Florida Baptist Convention. He has served as president of the local association's board of directors. He also served on the Credentials Committee of the Southern Baptist Convention. He currently is on the Board of Trustees for the Baptist University of Florida.

Jason Kang

Executive Director

Jason Kang provides leadership and direction to the administrative workings of the church. He guides us in creating, developing, coordinating, and evaluating our organizational structures, including planning, finance, and operations. He is also our worship leader.

Jason graduated from The Darla Moore School of Business at the University of South Carolina. He left a career in human resources to build his own successful business.

Jason is married to Shannon, and they enjoy the company of a handsome Shih Tzu-type rescue named Griffin.

Hayden Edison

Worship Coordinator

Hayden is a native of Ft. Myers, Florida, and is a recent graduate of Florida State University's College of Music. He is musically gifted and produces our musical worship experiences. He assists on the platform, playing the keyboard while directing all the technical aspects of our worship services.

Jolie Ozbun

Connections Ministry Coordinator

Jolie joined after serving in various ministry capacities at several Tallahassee area churches. Jolie is a graduate of New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. She also enjoys singing and songwriting.

Jolie is married to Greg and they have three adult children.

Will Watson

Will is a lifetime resident of Florida and has attended and served several churches in the Tallahassee area. He is married to Emily, and they have three cats: "G," Riley, and Peaches. Will is a student at Baptist University of Florida and upon graduation plans to pursue a seminary degree. His goal is to serve as a pastor.

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Church At SouthWood

3196 Merchants Row Blvd  STE 150

Tallahassee, FL  32311

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