John Hartman has been the pastor at Fellowship Presbyterian Church in Greensboro, North Carolina, since January 2012. Prior to that, he was the part-time interim pastor of Mount Pleasant Presbyterian Church, Willow Spring, North Carolina from May 2011 to January 2012. In September of 2010, he helped start Hire Level Ministry, and served as the Spiritual Director for a non-profit organization that cares, counsels, trains, educates, provides job opportunities and scholarships for the poor in Raleigh, North Carolina to help them to earn a livable wage in order to achieve their hopes an dreams. John was also the Senior Pastor of Wake Forest Presbyterian Church in Wake Forest, North Carolina for over 13 years from 1998 through June of 2010. From 1999-2003, Wake Forest Presbyterian Church was recognized as one of the 400 fastest growing Presbyterian churches in the United States.From 1992 to1997, he served as the pastor of Bethany Presbyterian Church in Zuni, Virginia.
He is a graduate of Gordon College with a B.S Degree in Education and has his Masters of Divinity from Princeton Theological Seminary.
John is blessed with three wonderful children: Timothy, who is a Chiropractor, Julia and Emily, who are in Spartanburg, South Carolina at the Sherman College of Chiropractic.
John is an avid sports fan and participant. He enjoys participating in a range of activities including golf, tennis, running, weight training, and basketball. He also enjoys reading, traveling, watching sports, and discussing current events.