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Dr. Bruce Baker
Director of Missions
Dr. Bruce Baker has served churches in Texas, Arkansas and New Mexico for almost 30 years. Under his guidance those churches have baptized over one-thousand people, raised hundreds of thousands of dollars for missions and launched numerous people into Gospel ministry. Bruce has provided leadership at every level of Southern Baptist life as well. He has taught a variety of workshops and seminars across the convention, contributed to several writing projects, served on various state and national committees and acted as a consultant to local associations for strategic planning. In addition to work within the convention Bruce has reached across denominational lines in several non-profit efforts. He has assisted in establishing works to relieve hunger, cooperated with local governments to revitalize city services and founded a program to assist people affected by natural disasters that delivered over $1.4 million in goods and services in its first year. Bruce and Penny recently celebrated their thirty-first anniversary and have three children. CJ and his wife, Shelley, live in Lubbock, TX. Stephanie and her husband, Mike, live in Albuquerque, NM along with the first grandbaby, Nora. Their youngest son, Greg, is a Chemical Engineering student at Texas Tech.

Lynn Dent
Ministry Assistant
Lynn began serving as the Association's Ministry Assistant in September 1996. She was previously employed as an English and Keyboarding instructor at Delta Tech for twelve years.

Gerri Captain
Grace Ministries
Before coming to serve as Director of Grace Ministries in March 2001, Gerri worked for the State of Louisiana as the Regional V Outreach/Respite Coordinator where she served at-risk children. She also worked as Family Support Liaison for families with special needs. Serving people is her passion.