Meet Our Staff


Gary P. Burton

Gary has been the pastor of Pintlala Baptist Church since January 1972. He is a graduate of Samford University and the New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. He is married, the father of two adult children, grandfather of five wonderful grandchildren, and great-grandfather of Ashtyn, Rylan and Harrison.

Gary has served as Vice-president of the Baptist Center for Ethics and is a former board member of the Baptist History and Heritage Society. His love for history is reflected in his current service as President of the Pintlala Historical Association and board member of the Montgomery County Historical Society with past service as President of the Alabama Historical Association, and President of the Friends of the Alabama Department of Archives and History.

Gary continues to serve Montgomery’s Baptist Health Community as a thirty-plus-year member of the hospital board, as a member of the Healthcare Authority Board, and a member of the Medical Ethics Committee. He is also a member of the Human Rights Committee of Volunteers of America.

Gary was selected to be the Grand Marshal of the Pintlala Elementary School Pre-K Mardi Gras Parade, 2017-2020.


Minister of Music/Media

Steven Sessions

 Steven has a BA from Huntington College with a major in music concentration, vocal performance. He currently also teaches music at Prattville Christian Academy. Steven brings a powerful singing voice and strong leadership ability to PBC, where he has served since 2010, focusing not only on weekly worship services, but also on the Children’s music programs. He is married to Sheri and they have two children, Rachael and Thomas. .


Administrative Assistant

Susan Sessions

Susan brings her many skills to PBC for the office setting. She is retired from the Montgomery Public Schools where she was a fourth grade teacher and Music Specialist. She is a gifted musician and continues to be a pianist at Eastern Hills Baptist Church. Susan has a winsome spirit and serving heart. Aside from being the mother of Steven Sessions, she is married to Robert Sessions and they have three children and five grandchildren.

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Pastor’s Secretary/Publications

Jerrie Burton

Jerrie brings creativity and dedication to the office of PBC. Her upbeat attitude and cheerful disposition await the wearied traveler or the distressed member. Jerrie is married to the pastor of PBC and has served as pianist for since 1973. She has five wonderful grandchildren, Luke, Jake, Max, Meagan, and Dakota and two great grandchildren, Ashtyn and Rylan.

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Minister to Youth

Vickie Boyd

Vickie is married to Randy Boyd and they have three children Justin, Chad and Lorin and 2 beautiful granddaughters, Bryleigh Beth and Blakely. Vickie is our Minister to Youth and believes staying organized and energetic allows her to keep up with teenagers! Her desire is to ignite a love for Jesus Christ in the hearts of Jr. High and High School students and give them the confidence they need to share it unashamedly. She loves her family, the beach, gardening and cooking!






Food Services Coordinator


Dixie Brown

Dixie is a dynamic, winsome chef who masters the food for a crowd. She has been involved in catering for many years and is a great joy to work with. She is married to Harvey Brown and they have a beautiful daughter, Allie.


Building and Maintenance

Randy Boyd

Randy and his family joined PBC in 1993 and have been a vital part of its ministries every since. Randy is employed at the SABIC Plant in Burkville. Randy has pursued his position with passion and enthusiasm for many years, ensuring that PBC runs smoothly and always looks its best. He is married to Vickie and they have three children, Chad, Justin, and Lorin.

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