Rev. Michael Tillman is a native of Orange County, NC. He went to school in Hillsborough, NC. After receiving Christ and receiving the call to preach he enrolled in Fruitland Baptist Bible Institute where he received the Associates Degree in Ministry. He later enrolled in Mid-Atlantic Bible College where he received a Bachelor's Degree in Ministry. He later enrolled in Andersonville Baptist Seminary where he received a Master's Degree in Ministry.
Rev. Tillman is married to Judy Brown Tillman and they have three children and six grandchildren. Rev. Tillman has been in the ministry since 1974. He has pastored four churches and preached many Revivals from Florida to West Virginia. Since retiring from the Pastorate in 2011, he has supplied in many churches and filled in for Ministers when they were gone or sick.