Bill Skaar

Dr. Skaar seeks to have a ministry that prioritizes three things: prayer, preaching and people. He believes that these three things are catalysts for growth, and if a pastor and church will give themselves to prayer, will love people and reach out to the lost, and will diligently proclaim the...

Joel Salazar

Joel Salazar has been Minister of Music since 2009. He is a graduate of Houston Baptist University and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is married to Rebecca Salazar also an HBU and Seminary graduate. Rebecca (Honey) is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. Joel and Becky are blessed to have three...

Charles Smith

Charles began his ministry with FBC in February 1988 as Minister of Children and became Minister of Education in March of 2006. He graduated from Ouachita Baptist University in Arkadelphia, Arkansas in 1981 with a BA degree in Speech Pathology, and from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in 1987 with a...

Laura Garrett

Laura grew up at FBC. After serving many years as director of our After School & Summer Sonshine programs, she became our Children’s Minister in 2014. Laura is married to Brandon and they have four children: Ethan, Gavin, Peyton, and Everly.

Michael Inman

Michael Joined the FBC staff in June of 2016 as the minister of students. He graduated from Stephen F. Austin in 2013 with Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology. He received a Master of Arts in Christian Education degree with a specialization in Youth Ministry from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary in May of...

Debbie Smith

Debbie has served as the director of the First Kids Academy weekday program since 1996. She graduated from Ouachita Baptist University in 1981 with a degree in education. She received a Master of Arts in Religious Education degree from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in 1990. She is married to Charles...

Misty Reed

Misty served as the assistant director for the after-school and Summer Sonshine programs before becoming full-time director in 2014. Misty and her husband, Daniel, are proud parents of Braxton.

Jackie Pounds

Sandra Hutto

Jill Lawson