Zack Graves, Staff Chaplain

Zack Graves was born in Titusville, FL and is a graduate of LaGrange College (B.A., English) and Candler School of Theology at Emory University (M. Div.).

He was ordained by Druid Hills Baptist Church in Atlanta, Georgia. He is endorsed by the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship.

Zack completed 5 units of Clinical Pastoral Education at Emory Healthcare. He did his C.P.E. internship at Emory St. Joseph’s Hospital and his C.P.E. residency at Emory University Hospital.

After C.P.E., he worked as a PRN chaplain (Emory University Hospital) and as a Pastoral Fellow (Emory St. Joseph’s). Zack is in the process of being certified by the Association of Professional Chaplains.

Zack is currently assigned to UAB Highlands Hospital. He is married to Lydia Walls Graves and they have one son, Gus. Zack loves reading, BBQ, and Florida Gators Football.