Staff

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David I. Griffin - Director

David grew up in Spring Texas and attended college at the University of Mary Hardin Baylor.  At UMHB, David served as a men's bible study leader, a BSM president, and as the university's student body president.   

After college, David moved to Dallas to study at Dallas Theological Seminary.  While there, he met his wife Catharine and the two of them were married at Park Cities Baptist Church in Dallas.  During his time of study at seminary David served as the BSM Director at UT Southwestern Medical School.  In his his four years of serving there he set out to raise up Christian leaders among the medical students, reach students for Christ, and planned nine medical mission trips to share the love and message of Jesus Christ with the poor.     

In his free time, David is ussually chasing his two preschool boys, working in the yard, or hiking in the park.  

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Tiffany Willis - Intern

Tiffany Willis is a recent college graduate from the University of Houston (Go Coogs!), where she majored in education. She married her high school sweetheart in June 2016, and they are serving together as Campus Missionary Interns at Sam Houston State University (Eat ‘em up!). Her hobbies include drinking coffee, cooking and baking (healthily when she can), watching professional sports,and learning new things. She values her family dearly and loves her friends deeply. Among other experiences in life, Tiffany particularly remembers her mission trip to Central Asia as one of the sweetest times with the Lord. Her faith in Jesus gleefully has her on her tip-toes as she follows Him throughout her life, and she is excited to be here serving at SHSU (Eat ‘em up!).

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Nick Willis - Intern

Nick is the fourth of six children to Mark and Kim Willis and grew up in Tarkington, a small town just east of Cleveland, Texas. It was in Tarkington that he met his wife Tiffany, and they began dating when they were only 15. After high school, he attended the University of Houston, where he got plugged in to the Baptist Student Ministry on campus.

Nick graduated this past spring with a degree in kinesiology and was called afterwards to pursue God- together with Tiffany- in the form of being a campus missionary. This past summer Nick married Tiffany and served as a youth intern at his hometown church of Rural Shade Baptist before moving to Huntsville and beginning work at the Sam Houston BSM.

Nick enjoys competing in almost anything, and in his spare time he likes to play video games or just about any sort of sport (particularly basketball, football, and disc golf). He especially enjoys spending time with friends and family and always likes finding new people to play with.

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Jennifer Jones - Office Manager

Jennifer is our part time office manager. She grew up in Plano, TX, and went to Texas A&M majoring in Accounting.  She met her husband, Dusty, while working as a counselor at Pine Cove, and they married in 1999.  Since then, she has followed him on his academic adventures landing at Sam Houston in 2006.  They have a son and two daughters.

Jennifer loves to spend time with her family, to read as much as possible, and to plan trips.  She is a member of Elkins Lake Baptist Church where she is involved in children's ministry, small groups, and helping her husband teach the college sunday school class.