Our Staff

Here at The Brook, we love our staff! And, we are confident that you will love them too.

  • Brian Mayfield

    Lead Pastor & Elder

    A native of Tennessee, Brian grew up in Texas, where he started in ministry, graduated from Dallas Baptist University & Southwestern Seminary, and met his wife Morgan. After spending 10 years in ministry in Wichita, KS, where both their children (Libby & Nathan) were born, the Mayfields felt the Lord calling them to move to Madison in March 2009. As Lead Pastor for over 10 years now, Brian is visibly passionate about preaching the Word of God, raising up & equipping leaders, and reaching our city and the nations with the Gospel. When he’s not reading 3 books at one time, Brian loves spending time with his family, on the beach and on the baseball field.


  • Reid Hopkins

    Executive Pastor & Elder

    Reid was born and raised in Marietta, Georgia. After graduating from Georgia State University with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing, he knew that God had given him a desire to serve the local church in full-time ministry. So, in the summer of 2007, he married his beautiful wife Sarah and they moved to Louisville, Kentucky so that he could begin his studies at Southern Seminary. In 2011, after graduating with a Master of Divinity, Reid was hired as an Associate Pastor in Rock Hill, South Carolina, where he faithfully served for seven years. At the beginning of 2018, Reid was provided with the incredible opportunity to join the staff at The Brook as the new Executive Pastor where he is excited to use his gifts and passions. Reid loves to hang out with his wife and three kids, watch movies, and cheer for his favorite sports teams.


  • Dusty Fowler
    Connection Pastor

    Dusty was born and raised in Huntsville. He graduated from the University of Alabama in 2008 with a BA in Public Relations. After college, he moved to Branson, Missouri, to attend a Bible college called the Kanakuk Institute. Dusty began his ministry career in 2012 as the Middle School Student Pastor at Willowbrook Baptist Church in Huntsville. After serving at Willowbrook for 5 years, he felt called to take a position in business where he has been working for a government contractor. Dusty is passionate about the local church, and specifically, helping to equip people in the gospel and to walk out the gospel in community and in service. He joined the staff at The Brook in 2019.


  • Chip Woosley
    Family Pastor

    Chip came to The Brook in 2012 to lead our Student Ministry. In May of 2018, he became our Family Pastor, where he has the opportunity to oversee The Brook Littles, The Brook Kids, and The Brook Students. He graduated Auburn in 2004 with a B.S. in Landscape Horticulture, but sensing God’s call into the ministry, he attended Southern Seminary where he graduated in 2008 with a Master of Divinity. He has been married to the love of his life, Kelly, since 2008, and they have three children. Chip desires to see children and students put their faith in Christ, and also to equip and walk alongside their parents.


  • Emily Hagood

    Preschool & Children's Ministry Director

    Emily is a graduate of Auburn University. She has a degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Marketing. She married her husband Jon in 2005, and they welcomed the first of their three girls in 2008. Emily plays an active part in her community, advocating for local moms as a leader in ICAN Huntsville. After actively supporting and volunteering with the family ministries at The Brook for two years, Emily joined the staff in 2016 as our Family Ministry Assistant, and in 2020 became our Preschool & Children's Ministry Director. She is passionate about seeing children and students mentored and discipled by faithful loving adults and by parents who are guiding and setting an example of daily worship for their children. When taking the occasional break from being a busy mommy, Emily loves spending time with her Missional Community and tackling art projects.


  • Sue Ann McCoy

    Missions Director

    Before officially coming on staff in 2014, Sue Ann served and led our mission efforts at The Brook for several years. With a contagious heart for Christ, Sue Ann is a driving force in our church family staying on mission both in our community and around the world. A native of Indiana, Sue Ann and her husband, Lawton, have 4 amazing kids. Receiving her degree in Spanish & Sociology from UAH, Sue Ann is fluent in Spanish. She loves cooking, traveling, and enjoying the beach.


  • Lee Deutschendorf

    Worship, Communictions, & Media Director

    Lee was born and raised in Huntsville, making the move to Madison in 2011. He has led worship locally for over 15 years, at churches, camps, and retreats. He and his wife, Britney, joined The Brook in the fall of 2014, and Lee came on staff as Worship Leader in the spring of 2016. He has two beautiful daughters, Carson and Logan, who are sure to cause him trouble when they reach dating age. Lee loves to read, and one of his lifelong goals is to read 52 books each year. He is also an avid runner, with a grand total of two 5k races to his credit. He enjoys taking trips with his family, especially to Orange Beach, SunTrust Park, and the Tennessee Aquarium.


  • Elizabeth Williams

    Office Manager

    Elizabeth was born and raised in Montgomery, Alabama. In 2004, she moved to Auburn, Alabama where she met her husband and had her two oldest daughters (Bella and Selah). While in Auburn she worked as an administrative assistant. In 2018 her husband's employment moved them to Madison. Since moving to Madison, she and her family welcomed their third daughter (Emerson) and have fallen in love with the community. She is excited to be a part of The Brook in a way where two of her passions of organization and showing God's love to others can come together.


  • Kathy MacKenzie

    Financial Secretary

    Kathy is a graduate of the University of California, Riverside with a degree in Liberal Studies with an emphasis in Business Administration and Economics.  Kathy and her husband Andy and two daughters relocated to Madison in 2003 and became members of The Brook in 2004. Kathy has served in the office in various positions over the last 15 years and officially joined the staff in February of 2019. 


  • Alex Jones

    Facilities Manager

    Alex was born and raised in Tennessee. In 2018, he moved to Huntsville so that he could begin his studies at UAH where he plans to major in Supply Chain Management. As a student at UAH, he also serves as a Student Coach for the men's basketball team. In his free time, he enjoys playing basketball, hiking, and eating great food.



  • Dan Brooks

    Dan is a native of Pensacola, FL. He met his wife, Ellen, at Auburn University and they served together in the Philippines with Wycliffe Bible Translators for three years. In 2008, they moved to Madison and joined The Brook. Along with co-leading a Missional Community, they have also served in The Brook Littles, The Brook Kids and The Brook Students ministries. They have two awesome boys, and together, they all love traveling and experiencing new things as a family. Dan works at Trideum as a UX Software Developer, and Ellen homeschools their boys.


  • Bill Klein

    Bill is a native of Seattle, Washington, but has lived in the South for most of his life. He graduated from Athens State University with a degree in Math and Computer Science. Bill and his awesome wife, Cathy, have three children and eight grandchildren, who all live close by. Needless to say, many weekends are filled with little visitors at the Klein home! Bill’s passion lies in spiritual growth. His desire is for followers of Jesus in general, but men in particular, to grow in grace, and in their knowledge of and love for the Savior. Besides their activities at The Brook, Bill and Cathy provide music two nights a week at a recovery ministry in Decatur. And when he’s not chasing grandkids, Bill spends his free time reading, landscaping, cooking, and riding his Harley.


  • Pat Sullivan

    A native of Kentucky, Pat and his wife, Suzanne, spent 28 years serving our nation in the US Army. Pat & Suzanne – along with their 2 sons – settled in Huntsville upon retiring. As a member of The Brook since 2010, Pat not only serves as an Elder, but also a Missional Community Leader & Coach. With a passion for serving Christ in the community, Pat is on several voluntary boards & committees. Currently employed by ProModel Corporation, in his spare time Pat enjoys coaching triathletes, running, boating, and spending time with family.