Board Member - Director Josh Swinea

Josh
Board Member
Josh Swinea
Term Ends: 2020  District: D4 
jswinea@gobsd1.org

Josh Swinea is a 2001 graduate of Batesville High School.  From there, he went on to Arkansas State University in Jonesboro, Arkansas.  Josh graduated from Arkansas State in 2005 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science. While in college, Josh met his future wife Carrie. They married in 2011 and now have 2 beautiful girls. While in college, Josh answered the call to ministry which brought him back to Batesville to serve as Youth Minister at Desha First Baptist Church. In 2015, Josh became the Pastor of Desha First Baptist. Josh came on to the Board of Directors for Batesville in 2015.  Josh loves the community of Batesville and is glad to have the opportunity to serve his Alma Mater.