Brandon L. Dotson serves as the Senior Pastor/Teacher of Carey Hill Missionary Baptist Church in Clarks Hill, SC and North Augusta, SC.

Brandon L. Dotson is a native of Newport News, VA. He is a graduate of Albany State University in Albany GA. It is there he obtained his undergraduate degree in History. He furthered his education at Regent University School of Divinity in VA Beach, Va. It is there that he received his Master’s Degree in Practical Theology. Pastor Dotson has served in ministry for over 13 years. He previously served as the Assistant Pastor of Greater 2nd Mt Olive Baptist Church in Albany, GA in a full-time capacity for seven years. It is there that he was licensed and ordained. He also served on various boards of organizations that he has chaired and consulted for. Pastor Dotson has a strong passion for educating and ministering to today’s generation of believers. He has given his life to both Christian and secular education along with pastoring Carey Hill Baptist Church,

Pastor Dotson is also an Educator in the Columbia County School System teaching High School students as well as a Head Varsity Basketball Coach. He is married to the beautiful LaShanta Dotson and they have three lovely daughters Briana, Brittney, and Brooke. His ambitions in life are to help people strive to go beyond their potential in any matter of life. He wishes to see people young and old reach their God given purpose in life. His motto to live by is “God never uses those who are perfect but those who are available”. It is Pastor Dotson’s greatest desire to serve people by showing them the love of God by causing the church to be a resource that points people in the direction of Christ.