Pastor Billy Royal, his wife, Kim and his family have been with Shiloh Baptist since December 2013. He is originally from Aiken, SC and served in the Marines for 15 years before transferring to the US Navy Chaplain Candidate Program.

He was ordained at Centerview Baptist Church in Jacksonville, NC. He is a graduate of Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in Wake Forest, NC and is currently studying in the Doctor of Ministry program.

Kim is a graduate of Virginia Wesleyan College, a former public and Christian elementary school teacher and now serves as the Director of L.I.G.H.T. Homeschool Co-Op that meets at the First Baptist Church in Moyock, NC.

Billy and Kim have been married 22 years and have four children, Nathan, Katherine, Tia and Josh.