Dr. Troy Rust – Associational Mission Strategist

 Info coming soon…!





Anna Huggins – Director of Ministries at Johnson City Baptist Center


Anna supervises the volunteers and events that happen at the Johnson City Baptist Center. She coordinates mission groups, special outreach events for the residents, and connects with our volunteers. Anna coordinates special projects to meet the community needs such as: Christmas in August, backpacks, Thanksgiving meal, Christmas gifts, clothes closet, and more.


Claudia Gimenez- Carlson – Office Manager


Claudia joined the staff at Holston in 2018. Claudia is a PK who served alongside her father in ministry for over 20 years.  She received her MA in Marriage and Family Therapy in 2005, and practiced as a Child & Family Therapist, specializing in Play and Sandtray, working with children and clients of all ages, helping them process trauma.

Claudia married Jeremy Carlson in 2017.  They love living in East Tennessee, where they moved after living much of their lives in the Pacific Northwest. In their free time, Claudia and Jeremy enjoy traveling, exploring, and spending time with friends, family, and their dog, Thunder.