Dr. Waggoner has been in the pastoral ministry since 1980, serving churches in West Virginia and North Carolina. He has been the Senior Pastor at Fellowship Baptist Church since April 1992.
He is a graduate of Marietta College, Marietta, Ohio, and holds Masters degrees from Temple Baptist Theological Seminary in Chattanooga, Tennessee (M.R.E., M.Div.), and a Doctoral degree (D. Min.) from Trinity Theological Seminary, Newburgh, Indiana.
Pastor Waggoner and his wife Dianne have been married over forty years. They have one child, Brittany and two grandchildren.