Scott Shepherd (AIA) is an ordained minister and serves as the AIA Campus Director at UGA, and also oversees AIA Shpeherd is difficultmovements in Atlanta.  Scott graduated from Auburn University in 1993 where he played on the baseball team.  He joined staff with AIA in 1995.  He has served with AIA  at the headquarters in Xenia, Ohio, at Clemson University, and has been at UGA since 2002.  He and his wife Angela reside in Watkinsville with their four children: Charlie, Bailey, Jackson, and Maggie.


Jonathan Irby (AIA) graduated from UGA in 2008 with a degree in Economics.  Irby spent his four years at UGA as a member of the Redcoat Marching Band.  It was during that time that he got involved with Team United.  He joined staff with AIA in 2009, and has been at UGA since then.  Irby serves mostly with the Olympic sports and Redcoat Band.



Chris & Carrie Davis – (AIA) Bio – Coming Soon  

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Kevin “Chappy” Hynes (FCA)

Kevin Hynes serves with the Fellowship of Christian Athletes as a minister of the Gospel of Jesus Christ!  Players, coaches, staff, and friends refer to Kevin as Chappy.  He and his wife Mikki, have a son Elijah and a daughter Noelle.  He is an ordained minister and a graduate of the Florida Baptist Theological College.  Chappy serves Christ as Chaplain on the campus of the University of Georgia for the Bulldog Football Team.  Chappy serves his community as a Reserve Deputy Sheriff where he also serves as Chaplain to the Oconee Co Sheriffs Office.  Chappy served his country in the United States Marine Corps and currently serves as Chaplain to the Marine Corps League Det #1083 Athens Ga.  Chappy serves as Chaplain to the Saints and Staff at High Shoals Health and Rehabilitation Center in Bishop.  Chappy’s passion is to see people humbly come to GOD through an authentic and personal relationship with JESUS CHRIST in hopes that they will grow and use their influence to impact others for the Kingdom!


Thomas C. Settles III (FCA) was born on April 3, 1981 and spiritually born again on December 2, 1996.  He played football at Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia.  On March 25, 2001, He delivered his first sermon at Grace Baptist Tabernacle and on January 9, 2002, he was licensed as a Minster by the Baptist Church. After graduating from Morehouse College in May of 2003, Thomas enrolled at Beeson Divinity School of Samford University.  After graduating from Divinity school, Thomas accepted a position as chaplain to the athletic community at the University of Georgia. Thomas considers his current position as a tremendous privilege because it affords him the opportunity to partake in the ministry of presence, prayer and preaching within the athletic community of UGA.



Ray and Judy

Ray & Judy Lawrence (GAO) have been doing sports ministry at the University of Georgia for 32 years.  Ray is the chaplain for Georgia Baseball and Judy recently joined to work with the women athletes.  They have four children:  Rachel, Melissa, Audrey and John.


Taylor Hollingsworth – Coming soon

Luke Baker – Coming Soon

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