Our Staff


Our Staff

Derrick McCarson 

Lead Pastor

Website: derrickmccarson.blogspot.com/
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I came to Liberty Baptist Church in 2009 as the youth pastor and stepped up to the position of lead pastor in 2011. I am also an author of several biblical commentaries including: Origins, Living in the Light, Journal of a Mad Man and Free at Last. I have a beautiful wife, Caitlin, and two children - Daniel and Abigail.



Preston Prince 

Music Minister

Facebook: Preston Prince

In 2013 I became the music minister at Liberty Baptist Church.  I am also a music teacher in the Buncombe County School system.  I graduated from Baylor University in 2005 with a Bachelor of Music Education degree.  In addition to spending time with my beautiful wife, Hayley, I enjoy bike riding, hiking, traveling, and playing the trombone.  Please don't hesitate to contact me if you are interested in plugging in with our music ministry!


Michael McIntosh 

Youth Pastor

Facebook: Michael McIntosh

In 2019 I became the youth pastor at Liberty Baptist Church. I graduated from Fruitland Baptist Bible College in 2017 with an Associate’s degree in Christian Studies. I love to play sports and I am also an active outdoorsman. If you would like to get involved in our youth program, please let me know!