John Bryan O’Connor

John Bryan O’Connor is the Young Adult Minister here at Westwood.  Prior to coming to Westwood, John Bryan has been a youth minister at Betta View Hills Church of Christ in Oxford, AL; Heritage Place Church of Christ in Irondale, AL and Ohatchee Church of Christ in Ohatchee, AL.  John Bryan is also a PE … [Read more…]

Karley Byrd

Karley was born in Memphis, TN where she attended the Great Oaks Church of Christ and graduated from Harding Academy.  From there she went to Lipscomb University where she got her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Theology and met her husband, Travis.  The two of them love to be outside, cheer on their favorite sports … [Read more…]

Travis Byrd

Travis grew up in Hendersonville, TN and has spent the last two and a half years serving as Youth Minister in Athens, GA.  He holds a Communications degree from Lipscomb University where he met his wife Karley.  They both have a heart for ministry and love to show students that they have a place in … [Read more…]

Richard O’Connor

Richard joined the Westwood staff in October 2016. He was previously the pulpit minister at the Saks Church of Christ in Anniston, Alabama. Prior to that, Richard and Kim spent one year at the Northwest Tampa Church of Christ in Tampa, Florida where he was the preaching minister. Before that, Richard served as the minister … [Read more…]

Dr. Eben Gilbert

Dr. Eben Gilbert, a counselor for more than 30 years, has a Master’s Degree in Psychology and Counseling, and another Master’s Degree in School Administration and Supervision. He also has a Doctorate in Education with an emphasis in Human Motivation and Behavior.