Our StaffGet to know us a little better.
Rev. Dr. Richard Hill
Senior Pastor & Head of Staff
Richard came to Covenant in January 2016. He enjoys bringing a sense of vitality to worship and building new friendships. Richard likes spending time with his family—traveling, exercising, and eating. He is also an avid FSU football fan and loves to hike.
Rev. Katie Owen Aumann
Katie was born and raised in Topeka, KS, but her journey has taken her to all sorts of unexpected places. She joins the Covenant pastoral staff after serving for six years as Campus Minister at Duke. She enjoys travel, a good cup of coffee and time with her family.
Director of Music & Organist
Jeffrey has been leading the music ministries at Covenant since September 2012. He conducts the adult and handbell choirs. Jeffrey also directs the music for worship.
Eboné Smiley joined Covenant in January 2018 as our Office Administrator. Eboné has experience in marketing and promotions and owns her own freelance business, specializing in PR, writing, personal styling and business coaching. She prides herself on staying calm under pressure and is a professional brainstormer. Her office hours are Monday – Thursday, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Magalie began working at Covenant in May 2014. She grew up in Saint Marc, Haiti, and moved to the United States in 1999.
Otis Godfrey joined the Covenant staff in January 2018 as our Facilities Manager. He and his wife, Kristina have five children and live in Decatur. Otis brings a positive attitude and eagerness to serve and helps make Covenant a place of hospitality. His schedule will vary throughout the week.