Our Support Staff
Dan Elkins grew up at Colonial Hills and took over the printing ministry after graduating from college in 1981. Dan and his wife, Barb, have four children. They are actively involved in International Ministry. In 2000 Dan founded LIFT Ministries, which helps missionaries and ministries with multimedia and promotion.
Herb Gaines joined our church staff in July of 2012. Prior to coming to Colonial, Herb had served in full-time ministry for 16 years as a pastor, assistant pastor, youth pastor, and camp director. He graduated from Pensacola Christian College. Herb and his wife, Laura, have three boys: Trevor, Landon, and Jordan.
Prior to joining the staff in 2003, Connie served on staff at Colonial Christian School for nine years. She was raised in a Christian home and grew up at Colonial. She met her husband, Greg, in the youth group at Colonial, and they were married in 1980. They have two children and three grandchildren. They enjoy spending time with family and friends and traveling.