Bailey answered the call to be the Lay Leader of the church in January 2016. His desire is to help the church grow spiritually and become a beacon for Christ in the community.
Bailey is originally from Dunn, North Carolina and attended NC State University receiving a degree in Engineering Operations. He has over 40 years in Engineering and Environmental & Safety Management in the Private and Public sectors. In 1985, he relocated to Madison from North Carolina with ITT where he met and married the love of his life, Ethel. They have been members of the Methodist Church since June 8, 2008.
Bailey is humbled and excited to serve the people of Madison First United Methodist Church.