Jeff Spargo, Minister to Youth and Children

Jeff Spargo joined First Baptist Church of Burnsville as Associate Minister to Youth and Children in August of 2015. He received his BA from UNC-Greensboro and earned his Master of Divinity from Gardner-Webb University.


Jeff has worked with young people in various ministry settings for over 12 years  His experience includes service in four churches, college campus ministry, hospital chaplaincy and work with a non-profit. In addition to his current service at First Baptist Burnsville, Jeff also works at Mars Hill University.


Originally from the Charlotte area, Jeff and his wife Ashley first lived in Western North Carolina in the early 2000’s and fell in the love with the area.  Jeff and Ashley are thrilled to be back in Western North Carolina raising their twin girls Tessa and Grayson in a truly amazing family-friendly community.