Matt Wigton has been the pastor of The First Baptist Church of Rockport since 2009.  He holds a B.A. from The Ohio State University and an M.Div from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. He is ordained in The American Baptist Churches of Massachusetts and is a member of the National Association of Evangelicals. He is married to Megan and they have a son named Alistair, a daughter named Ainsley and a beagle named Maggie. He is currently an elected member and Vice-Chair of the Rockport Housing Authority and is active in the Rotary Club of Rockport.  

Music Director:

Laurie Tuck is a native of Cranston, Rhode Island and holds a B.A. from Skidmore College and a M.A. from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary.  She has been active in youth, music and camping ministry for many years and served as a teacher in Rockport Public Schools. She is currently also the manager at Tuck’s Candy and Gifts, one of Rockport’s oldest stores. She and her husband live in Rockport and have two adult children.

Office Manager:

Alicia D’Annolfo is the Office Manager at Rockport Baptist.  She is a native of Rockport and currently lives in town with her husband and two children.  She received her B.A. from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.  Outside of the church, Alicia also works as the designer for her husband’s construction business, specializing in kitchens, additions, and whole house remodels.

Youth Group Assistant: