Eddie Cox

Lead Pastor

Pastor Eddie and his wife, Lynn, have been married 31 years, and have a beautiful daughter, Faith. Eddie loves to take his family to Dollywood, playing basketball and golf, and beekeeping. And don't forget chocolate!

Bryan Cox

Executive Pastor

Bryan and his wife, Brenda, have been married for 27 years and have two daughters: Cassidy & Lily. Bryan loves to play golf, go on trips to Dollywood, and watch movies with his family! He loves a good cup of coffee (or two) and peanut butter m&m's!

Craig Henson

Next Steps Pastor

Craig and and his wife, Amy, have been a part of Marathon for over 2 years and have been married for 35 years and come with 27 years of ministry experience. They moved to the upstate from Los Angeles six years ago. They have two awesome sons, two wonderful daughters-in-law, and two amazing grandsons. Craig enjoys playing golf and loves football and hockey.

Spencer Zook

Worship Pastor

Spencer is our Worship Director and has been on staff since 2010. He has been married to his wife Kelly since 2014 and they have a beautiful daughter, Everleigh. Spencer loves spending time with his family and cheering on the Florida Gators! Go Gators!

Chasen Callahan

Student Pastor

Chasen Callahan oversees our 4th grade-college ministries. He is very passionate about families and has a heart for the next generation. He is married to Casey Callahan and they have 3 children: Emerson, Georgia, & Rollins.

Casey Callahan

Kids Pastor

Casey Callahan is our Kids Director and has been a part of Marathon Church since it first began in 1997. She and her husband, Chasen, have been married for 16 years and they have three amazing kids: Emerson, Georgia, and Rollins. Casey loves to cook (and eat!), read, and is passionate about families and the next generation.

Kelly Zook

Communications Director

Kelly Zook is our Communications Director and has been on staff since 2015. She has been married to her husband Spencer since 2014 and they have a daughter, Everleigh. Kelly loves sushi, blush pink, and all things organization!

Roy McCall

Compassion Pastor

Roy has attended Marathon since December of 2000, and Roy has been on staff since the beginning of 2003. He and his late wife, Carolyn, were married for 52 wonderful years and he has 3 grown and married children and 7 grandchildren. Roy serves Marathon by overseeing the Compassion Team, Salvation Team and Needs Ministries.

Sheila Wood

Facilities Director

Sheila Wood is our Facilities Director and has been on staff since 2006. She has a son, Thomas, and loves cooking and baking!

Jacob Hammond

Production Director

Jacob is our Production Director and has been on staff since 2018. He married his lovely bride, Ally, in April 2021. He loves going to concerts, hanging out with friends and family, visiting nearby landmarks and cities, and a good cup of joe.

Brenda Cox

First Impressions Coordinator

Brenda is our First Impressions Coordinator and has been a part of Marathon from the very beginning with her husband, Bryan. She and Bryan have been married for 27 years and have two daughters: Cassidy and Lily.