Leadership and Staff
Charles Steiner, Minister
Charles is the primary Bible teacher and worship leader. He oversees the ministry and provides spiritual guidance to our students.
3 daughters - Wells, Collins and Sellers
Master of Education in Special Education
University of West Alabama
Bachelor of Science in Bible
6th Grade Collaborative Teacher and special needs certified CDL at Northridge Middle School.
Previously served churches of Christ as a preacher and youth minister.
Grew up in the Northport church of Christ and has made his home in Tuscaloosa since 1992. Roll Tide!
Taylor Podmore, Student President
Pod is a sophomore at Shelton State. He is a big believer in welcoming the unchurched to be a part of CCM. He lives in the CCM House and is the leader of the residency and student center there (904 Homewood Drive in Tuscaloosa). He is pictured here with his girlfriend, Keely Hope Sparks. Keely Hope is also an active member of CCM.
Student Vice President
Michayla is a senior elementary education student at UA. She's probably the sweetest person you'll ever meet. Talk to her for 5 seconds and you'll have a good rest of the day.
Riley Chandler, Student Treasurer
Riley is a junior at UA. She is in the Million Dollar Band!
Lathan Lawrence, Chaplain
Lathan is a freshman nursing student at UA.
Sutton Smith, Sports Director
Sutton is a freshman sports media student at UA.
The Elders of the
Northport church of Christ
John Barrow, Greg Dixon, Roger Hester and Glenn Taylor provide oversight, spiritual guidance and love to our college students, and to Charles, the minister. Their vision to see more faithful Christian college students, led to the formation of Crimson Campus Ministry and the selection of Charles Steiner to lead the ministry in 2019.
Kerry Richardson, Preacher
Kerry has been the preacher for the Northport church of Christ since 2007. He holds the Master of Ministry Degree from Freed-Hardeman University. He has previously served churches of Christ as a youth minister in Huntsville, AL and as a preacher in Jasper, AL. He and his wife Natalie have three sons - Sawyer, Canyon and Oakley. Kerry's goal is to faithfully preach the word of God, lead others into a growing relationship with Jesus Christ, and equip members of the church for a lifetime of service to the Lord and other people.
Dr. Drew Taylor, Faculty Sponsor
Drew Taylor is assistant professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Alabama. Drew is passionate about serving in small group, discipleship and outreach ministries.
Emma Wise, Staff Sponsor
Emma is a talent aquisition specialist at the University of Alabama. She has served in inner-city children's ministry with Crimson Campus Ministry and the Northport church of Christ.