Church Staff

Pastor Frank V. Ellis

Education: Stetson University and New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary

Family: Terri Ellis, wife and three married sons (and their wonderful! wives) and seven more than fabulous grandchildren!!

Previous Pastorates:

  • Westside Baptist, Fort Pierce, Fl (1980-1988)
  • First Baptist, New Smyrna Beach, FL (1988-1993)
  • First Baptist, Fayetteville, GA (1993 – 2005)
  • King’s Baptist, Vero Beach, Fl (2005 – present)

Pastor Al Walsh Education, Small Groups

Education: McNeese State University in Lake Charles, LA, and also has a Masters Degree in Religious Education from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, TX.

Al started at King’s in August 2005.

Al is married to Amy, and they have three grown children.

Pastor Robert (Bob) Littleton, Families with Youth

Education: Master of Divinity Degree from Southeastern Baptist Seminary and a Bachelors of Science in Pharmacy from Duquesne University.
He and his wife, Lynn have five children, Paul, Priscilla, Noah, Luke and Tabitha.
Bob has a passion for young people and their families.  His deepest desire is to see them reach their full potential as responsible adults and in service to our Lord Jesus Christ.  He and Lynn both have a heart felt commitment to help youth build strong personal relationships with God and one another.

Pastor Tyler Bursick, Families With Children

Pastor Tyler Bursick, Families with Children

Education: Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary & Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
Tyler is married to Kacie and they have a one year old son.

Worship and Art Director Kelley Coppage

A native of Vero Beach, Kelley J. Coppage received a Bachelor of Music degree in Piano Performance from Converse College, graduating with “Distinction.” Following a year of study at the Cincinnati College Conservatory of Music, she received a Master of Music degree from The Juilliard School in New York City.
Kelley maintains an active performing career as a soloist and collaborative pianist. In addition to teaching and performing, Kelley recorded a CD of her compositions of contemporary praise and worship music in 2004.
She has served as music director for the Vero Beach Opera Guild and Riverside Children’s Theater.
In 2003, Kelley received the Laurel Award for Professionalism from the Cultural Council of Indian River County. Many of her students have gone on to pursue college degrees in music from schools such as New York University, Cincinnati College Conservatory of Music, Rollins College, Stetson University, University of Florida, and the New England Conservatory.