Dakota Darby serves FBC Holt as the lead pastor. He came to Holt in December of 2017 after previously serving in the roles of youth pastor, pastor, interim pastor and pulpit supply in Gallatin, MO; Highlandville, MO; Coffey, MO; and multiple other locations throughout the state. Dakota received his B.A. in Christian Ministry (Pastoral Emphasis) from Midwestern Baptist College (Spurgeon College). He and his wife, Tiffany, have four boys, Tripp, Jack, Trey, and Jones.
His interests and hobbies, in no particular order, include: his family, reading, writing, bears, golf, basketball, ecclesiology, apologetics, Christology, and a good healthy meal.