Danny Stevens // Music Ministry
Danny is a 1979 graduate of Robert E Lee Institute in Thomaston, GA and attended Gordon College in Barnesville, GA as a music major from 1979-1981. Following his time at Gordon, Danny worked alongside his father and two brothers in their family business, Stevens Tire Company. He continued working there until the business closed in 2008, celebrating 60 years in business. He graduated from then Flint River Technical College as a Master Cosmetologist in 2007 and is the owner and operator of Salon Twenty One in Thomaston, where he has lived all his life. Danny credits his uncle Wayne Cook, organist of First United Methodist in Barnesville, as being a mentor in his aspirations in church music. Beginning as a self-taught organist for his home church, Trinity Baptist in Thomaston, Danny served his church faithfully for over 27 years collectively. Additionally, Danny served as organist of Thomaston First Presbyterian Church for 2 years and interim pianist for Thomaston First Baptist for 1 year. He has been organist for Hampton UMC since January 2013. He has one son, TJ, and one granddaughter, Airylin. In his spare time he enjoys yardwork, time spent with friends and family, and participating in events with the Thomaston/Upson Arts Council (TUAC).