Roy Tilley - Senior Pastor

Roy Tilley graduated from Searcy High School in Searcy, Arkansas, in 1970, and graduated from Central Baptist College in Conway, Arkansas, in 1974. While attending college, Roy served as a minister of youth and music at three different churches. After graduating from college, he took his first pastorate at First Baptist Church in Newark, Arkansas, and was pastor to four other churches in Arkansas, before coming to Church at Willow Beach. Roy has served as pastor of Church at Willow Beach since August 1999.

Roy and his wife, Dorothy, were married on June 5, 1971, and reside in Sherwood, Arkansas. They have two children, seven grandchildren, and one great-grandson. Roy and Dorothy love spending as much time as possible with their family. Roy enjoys golfing and keeping up with the Arkansas Razorbacks.

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Casey Marshall - Youth Pastor

Originally from Cabot, Arkansas, Casey was raised attending Mt Carmel Baptist Church and accepted Christ as his Savior one summer at Siloam Springs Church Camp. He graduated with a degree in history from Arkansas Tech University in 2012. He has served as youth pastor of Church at Willow Beach since August of 2015. Casey has a passion for working with youth and enjoys getting to be part of their journey through junior high and high school. He has worked for Arkansas State Parks, the 4-H Center, and currently, works at the Historic Arkansas Museum's Education Department. Casey's hobbies include building guitars, 19th Century blacksmithing, and traveling to try new BBQ.

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Lauren Marshall - Worship Leader

Lauren grew up near Ozark, Arkansas in a small farming community. She attended Arkansas Tech University where she met her husband, Casey. They were married in September 2012 and moved to the Little Rock area in 2013. Lauren and Casey have been members of Church at Willow Beach since 2013. Music has been a part of Lauren's life for as long as she can remember. At the age of seven, she learned how to run transparencies on a projector to help with music during Sunday morning services. Lauren's favorite songs are those that focus on Jesus and all He has done for us. She enjoys reading, hiking, spending quality time with family and friends, and getting to adventure with Casey.

Lauren can be contacted at