Steve Reid is co-founder of the Consortium for Mission Advance, Inc., and Vice President for Strategy Development.
Most recently, Steve served as the Executive Pastor and Missions Pastor at Eastside Baptist Church in Marietta, Georgia. Prior to this, Steve served as Senior Associate to the President for Strategy Development and provided leadership in the Strategic Initiatives Office at the North American Mission Board (NAMB) and served as a Missionary with the North American Mission Board where he was the Church Planting Strategist for Northern Virginia and Washington DC for the Southern Baptist Conservatives of Virginia. Prior to this, Steve served at the North American Mission Board in the Church Planting Group for three years. He served as a church planter and church planter strategist in Michigan prior to his position at NAMB. Prior to that, he served on church staff as a youth pastor and minister of evangelism. Prior to his call to ministry, he was a professional finish carpenter. Steve enjoys woodworking, travel and history.
Steve attended Mott Community College, Flint, Michigan and Northern Michigan College in Petoskey, Michigan. He completed the Liberty University Home Biblical Studies Series and has a BA in Biblical Studies from Corllins University.
Steve and his wife, Kelly, have five children, Jeremy, Stephen, Heather, Holly and Hannah and three grandchildren, Natalee, Sage and Sawyer.