Dr. Matt Shamblin is currently Senior Pastor at Rose Hill Baptist Church in Ashland, Kentucky. He is active in the Greenup Baptist Association. He serves on the Kentucky Baptist Mission Board and on the Committee of Public Affairs with the Kentucky Baptist Convention. Before serving at Rose Hill Baptist Church, Dr. Shamblin served as Director of Evangelism and Interim Executive Director for the West Virginia Convention of Southern Baptists. He has served in many capacities in Southern Baptist life, including as a Trustee for a Southern Baptist Seminary. He has also served churches in both Virginia, West Virginia and Kentucky.
He also serves as a professor at Tri-State Bible College, South Point Oh. He teaches both undergraduate and graduate courses.
He earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Liberty University, a Master of Arts in Religion, a Master of Divinity, and a Master of Sacred Theology from Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary, and a PhD in Leadership from Tennessee Temple University (now Piedmont International University.)
A native of West Virginia, Dr. Shamblin is married and the father of two.