Matt Heupel has been the minister at Woodlawn since 2005. Prior to that he worked in youth ministry for 13 years at the Atlas and Jackson Heights congregations. Matt graduated from the University of North Alabama and has a Bachelors Degree in Secondary Education. He also holds a Masters Degree in Ministry from Freed Hardeman University. In addition to ministry, he is currently the Bible faculty chair at Mars Hill Bible School. He serves on the Board of Directors for the North Alabama Christian Children’s Home as well as Mars Hill Bible School. He has also served for the last 11 years as a member of the planning board for Challenge Youth Conference. Matt and his wife Leah have 3 children, Emma, Carson and Carter.