Staff

Seth Stoddard

I was raised in the Upstate of South Carolina by great parents who raised me to love God and love others. My parents and family played a primary role in in the development of my faith and character. After completing high school, I attended Presbyterian College (PC), graduating in 2000. I attended Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary and graduated in 2004.  While at PC , God gave me a passion to see “church” be a faith family that connects people to…

Marshall Robinson

Savanna Thompson

I was raised in Lexington, SC as an only child who thrived on simply being around people, whether it be at swim meets, church, or holiday gatherings around the dinner table with family. I graduated from Lexington High School in 2015, then attended Winthrop University, graduating from there in December 2019 with my degree in Elementary Education. I’m currently pursuing my master’s degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders at Emerson College online, studying to become a Speech Language Pathologist.  In…

Trish Perkins

I have been on staff with River District Church since March 2008. I previously worked in corporate mortgage banking for 16 years and prior to that, I served proudly in the US Air Force. I have been immensely blessed with a beautiful family — my loving husband of 37 years and our son, who’s independent, thriving, and still my baby. I enjoy a quiet life filled with music, movies, books, and family time.  My faith and deep personal relationship with Jesus…

Zack Hill

Having grown up attending school and church in the Columbia area, I’ve come to love the people here and love the God who made them.  I graduated first from River Bluff High School, after spending my first two years at Lexington High.  In 2019, I graduated from Anderson University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business, soon followed by an Associate’s Degree in Construction from Midlands Technical College.  I now spend much of my time pursuing a Master’s in Apologetics from the Southern Baptist…