Rev. Jennifer Riley

has held the position of Senior Pastor at Hantsport Baptist since 2017. She holds a Bachelor of Theology (2005) and a Master of Arts in Theology (2012) from Acadia Divinity College. Pastor Jenn was ordained to the ministry in 2006 and had served in several churches before coming to Hantsport.

Her passions in ministry are community outreach and children’s spiritual development and she feels blessed to be able to focus on both of these passions in her work at Hantsport. She is an active researcher and has published several book chapters over the past several years.

Pastor Jenn is also active in the Association where she serves as treasurer and the Convention where she serves on the Senior’s Homes Board and chairs the Bursary Committee for Atlantic Baptist Women.

She is married to Mark and together they have two daughters, Jasmin and Olivia, and one very cherished grandson, Sinclair.



Pastor Tracey


Lic. Tracey Wooden

has been worshipping at Hantsport Baptist church since 2012 and in 2021 accepted the title of Pastor of Children and Family Outreach. She has a certificate Children’s Ministries from ACTS Seminaries.

Tracey follows in the footsteps of her grandfather and father, as both have served as pastors within the Atlantic provinces.

Her passions in ministry are children’s spiritual development, worship through art, and worship through music.

She is married to Ryan and together they have three children, Taygun, Ada, and Micah.