Leadership

ELDERS & DEACONS

CHRISTOPHER PRESTON

Senior Pastor

Christopher Preston has been the senior pastor since April, 2017. After studying theology and political philosophy in college, he attended Shepherds Theological Seminary in Cary, NC, where he received his Master of Divinity, as well as training with the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors. Christopher married his wife in 2012 and they have a beloved son. They love to play music together, and they’re passionate about Christian education, discipleship, and biblical counseling in the context of the local church.

RICHARD ENGLUND

Elder

Richard has been a part of FBC since 1987, and serves as Chairman of the governing board.

JOSEPH PRESTON

Elder

Joseph Preston started attending FBC in the late 80’s. Joseph attended Cedarville College (Bachelor of Arts in Pre-Seminary Bible) and Dallas Theological Seminary (Master of Theology in Pastoral Leadership and New Testament Studies). In 2002, following seminary and ordination to ministry, Joseph and his wife, Christy, returned to the area in order to serve full-time in camp ministry at WLD Ranch, where Joseph now serves as the executive director. Joseph and Christy have four children and they enjoy serving in ministry together with their family at camp and at church. Joseph’s interests include spending time with his family, taking photos, playing disc golf, trick roping, playing violin and mandolin, studying the Bible with family and friends, and pursuing a variety of outdoor activities such as riding horses, canoeing, and climbing trees and challenge courses.

MARK GENNUSO

Deacon & Youth Leader

Mark began attending FBC in 1985, and he and his wife, Keegen, have long been involved in the children's ministry. Mark serves Fairview Township as a township supervisor, and currently serves FBC as the youth leader, as well as the church Treasurer.

JEREMY PRESTON

Deacon

Jeremy Preston has attended FBC since the late 1980's. After serving on active duty in the Army from 1999 to 2006, Jeremy, along with his wife Andrea, returned to FBC. Jeremy serves as a deacon and the Secretary of the governing board. Jeremy and Andrea have four boys.