Jason Redick

Pastor of Worship and Student Ministry 

Jason was raised and lived most of his life in South Dakota where he met and married his high school sweetheart, Toni. They later moved to Missouri where they both graduated from Southwest Baptist University in 2001. Jason Graduated from SBU with a degree in Religious Education with a focus in Youth Ministry. Jason and Toni have since been blessed with two beautiful daughters , Samantha and Collyn, who have brought so much joy to their lives.

Jason has been on staff at Heritage since 2006 and has worn many different hats during that time. He is currently leading our worship ministry and serving as Pastor to Students. Jason and Toni have a passion to see students come to faith in Jesus and grow deeper in their walk.

Kevin Smith

Pastor of Vision and Outreach 

Kevin and Tammy have served together in ministry for nearly 30 years. Kevin is an avid reader, writer, and Chiefs fan. Tammy serves as an administrative assistant and has a passion for ministering to women. Kevin and Tammy enjoy hiking, traveling to the mountains, and spending time with their kids and grandkids.   

Tim Howe

Pastor of Teaching and Discipleship 

Tim joined the Heritage staff in July of 2015 as Youth Pastor. In March 2017, the church voted to call Tim as a Co-Senior Pastor of Teaching and Discipleship.

Tim and his wife Valissa both grew up in Lebanon, MO (they were in the same 2nd grade class!). They were married in June 2012. They both attended Southwest Baptist University where Valissa majored in Elementary Education and Tim majored in Biblical Studies. Tim later received his M.Div. in Christian Ministry from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is currently working toward a Ph.D. in Old Testament at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.

The Howes have two daughters and one son. Tim and Valissa enjoy family time at home, watching Tim Hawkins, reading, and riding in the car together. They also enjoy board games, particularly Settlers of Catan, and baseball.

Caitlin Howe

Children's Ministry Director

Caitlin joined the Heritage staff in June of 2021 as our Children’s Ministry Director. She was raised in Northern Colorado and moved to Missouri to attend Southwest Baptist University in 2012. Not only did she earn a B.A. in Elementary Education during her time at SBU, but this is also where she met the love of her life, Taylor. Caitlin taught 3rd grade before shifting to being a stay at home mom and part of the Heritage staff. A few of Caitlin’s hobbies include playing with their sweet daughter, Ainsley, traveling, and playing board games.

Tammy Smith

Administrative Assistant

Tammy serves as an administrative assistant and has a passion for ministering to women. Kevin and Tammy enjoy hiking, traveling to the mountains, and spending time with their kids and grandkids.