Hunter Melton is the Discipleship and Young Adult Minister at Ave South. He previously served as the Young Adult pastor at First Baptist Church Joelton (2014-2017) before entering the third cohort of the ministry residency through Brentwood Baptist Church. It was through the residency that he was introduced to the Church at Avenue South.
Hunter graduated from Lee University in English Education, and taught school for one year before entering vocational ministry. He earned his Master of Divinity from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary at the end of 2017. He and his wife married in 2017 and love doing life together in the best city on earth! On any given weekend Hunter can be found hiking a mountain or visiting new coffee shops with his wife.