Andre Simon has served as Minister of Music at FBC Nacogdoches since January 2002. His passion is to challenge people to experience the presence of God through worship, both corporately and privately. Born and raised in Marshall, Texas, he received his Bachelors of Music Education at Northwestern State University in Natchitoches, LA and his Masters of Religious Education at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, TX.

Andre and his wife, Ronna, have been married since 1996 and they have a son, Andrew, who is attending Northwestern State University.