Our Leadership Team

Dr. H.M. Porter

Senior Pastor
Our teaching pastor is Roe Porter, he has been instructing, encouraging and equipping the fellowship of Savannah Baptist Temple for over two decades. He believes that his calling is to teach and instruct the family of God from the Bible. He teaches and expounds the Scriptures verse by verse in each service. His philosophy is that the most effective way to grow Christians, produce disciples and offer encouragement to others is by presenting the Bible in a clear and a relevant way. Those essential truths must be presented in love and compassion.
Pastor Roe Porter has been married to his wife Tammy for over thirty-five years. They have two daughters and two grandchildren.

Resized_20190421_2109361 (2)                Dr. Diane Smart                   Children’s Bible Study Director

Diane serves as our small group Children’s Bible Study minister. She has over thirty years of personal experience pouring her life into the heart and lives of children. She embraces the pursuit of teaching every child the truths of the Bible. Her passion is that every child experiences the love of Christ through a personal relationship with Him.


Tammy Porter

Worship Leader

Tammy serves as our worship leader ensuring that the presence of God is felt in every service through the power of praise and worship, She has over 50 years of musical experience including percussion, wind and string instruments. Her desire is to lead others to the throne of grace through worship. 


Bob Andary

Act 1:8 Project Pastor

Bob is responsible for helping the leadership of the church cast the vision for Global Evangelism. His leadership aids in fulfilling the mission of the church according to Acts 1:8 and Matthew 28:18-20. He has led several Missions’ Teams on short term missions trips to countries such as Zambia and Guatemala. 


Eva White

Children’s Ministry Pastor

Eva serves as our children’s ministry and event director. She is filled with enthusiasm for children, parents in the church and community. She offers her leadership in our Sunday Morning Kid’s Ministry and annual VBS.