Steve Hardy has been employed by the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina (BSCNC) as a contract worker for the Church Planting and Missions Partnerships group since January 2015. His role involves leading the Office of Great Commission Partnerships. Before coming to the BSCNC, Steve served as the associate pastor of evangelism and missions at Calvary Baptist Church in Winston Salem, NC. Before that, he served two terms as a trustee of the International Mission Board. He has also mentored more than 350 North Carolina pastors through the ministry of the Tarheel Leadership Network.