Troy, VA

BEAVER DAM Baptist Church

Beaver Dam Baptist Church

1794 Richmond Road

Troy, VA 22974

(434) 295-0277


Learning to become the people God created us to be

Worship:  8:45-9:45am

Bible Study: 10:00-10:45am

Worship: 11:00-12:00pm

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Greg joined the Beaver Dam family in February 2009.  Previous to joining Beaver Dam, he was a youth pastor at First Baptist Church in Lawrenceburg, Indiana for over 15 years.  He received his Masters of Divinity Degree from the Southern Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky in 1993 with an emphasis on pastoral and teaching ministry.  He also holds a BS degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology and in a previous life he worked as a mechanical engineer with the Naval Research Laboratory in Washington D.C.  Greg enjoys camping and hiking the Blue Ridge mountains with his dog and anyone else who wishes to join him.  Greg has been married to Dianna since 1989 and they have three children, Blair , Aaron  and Cara . Listen to his sermons here.







Jamie is our music director. She grew up in Troy, VA and joined Beaver Dam Baptist Church at the age of 10.  She earned both Bachelors and Masters degrees in Business Administration from Averett Univerity.  She works full-time at the Darden School of Business as a Client Operations Manager in Executive Education.  Prior to joining the Darden School, she served as a Health Promotion Specialist at Martha Jefferson Hospital and as the Jefferson Area Director for the American Heart Association.  Jamie loves spending time with her family and her pets.  Her passion for music began at the age of 7 when she started piano lessons.  She has participated in many choirs, both as a singer and accompanist and traveled to China as a member of her high school’s show choir.  In addition to playing the piano and organ, Jamie loves planning the worship music and working with the praise team and choir at Beaver Dam.




Alison is our Director of Student and Family Ministries.   Ali was raised locally in Palmyra and attended Fluvanna County Schools. Her two sisters and their mother, Ginny Fields,   began attending Beaver Dam Baptist when Ali was eight years old.  It was at Beaver Dam that Ali took part in the youth program which inspired her to further pursue her life in Christ.   Ali graduated from the University of Virginia with a B.A. Psychology. During her time at UVA, Ali married Brock Marks and had her first son, Gunner. Two years later, she had her son, Uriah. She enjoys spending time with her family in the great outdoors.  Ali

served as youth pastor at St.-Andrew's-by-the-Sea UMC in San Clemente, CA in 2009 and then at Oakland Baptist Church in Gum Spring, VA from 2010 to 2015.  Ali has a passion for working with youth and considers herself immensely blessed to do so.





Sharon is our Administrative Assistant. She was born and raised locally and holds degrees from Virginia Tech. Sharon has been an engineer, an agricultural researcher, a preschool teacher, an elementary school tutor, and a full-time mom. She and her husband, David, have been married since 1994. They have two amazing kids, Josiah and Grace Hannah. Their family is actively involved in another local church where Sharon and David serve primarily in the areas of discipleship and children’s ministry. Sharon enjoys being a part of two dynamic church bodies and helping each reach out in the name of Christ.


Pastor Greg Wissinger

Jamie Wills-Payne

Sharon Buck

Alison Marks