Wayne Bledsoe has served on the Higher Ground staff since 1994. A Kingsport native, he has been in full time Christian Ministry since 1978. Wayne is a graduate of Lynn View High School in Kingsport, and received his Bachelor's Degree in Church Administration from Tennessee Temple University in Chattanooga, TN. He earned his Masters degree in Church Ministries from Southwest Bible College Seminary.
Wayne is married to Debbie (Renfro) and they have one daughter & son-in-law, and one grandson. He is Minister of Pastoral Care, and serves as Church Pianist.