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Meet our Staff!

Even if You Can't Think of One

FBC is blessed with our staff!  Each one does a tremendous job, and seeks the Lord as they work.

Pastor Bob Klecan

Lead Pastor

Bob Klecan and his wife, CJ have served at First Baptist for the last 12 years. They have two adult children and two grandsons who always keep their life moving. Pastor, Bob oversees the overall vision of the church, teaching on Sunday morning, teaching teens, and spiritual care for the church.

John Gratto

Worship Leader

John is a well rounded musician who also has a passion for God-centered music that can lead the people in whole-hearted worship. John grew up in North East but, after living in several different areas throughout the country, has come back to serve the church with a dedicated focus.

Linda Williams

Lead Secretary

Linda has served as a secretary of the church for over 30 years under many different pastors. Her passion for excellence in ministry drives her in her role at First Baptist. She and her husband Tim, have two children and two grandsons.  Linda loves seeing people reached with the Gospel and brings that passion with her into her role as Lead Secretary.

Lainie Stoddard

Assistant Secretary

Lainie attended the church with her family while growing up. Her husband, John, serves as one of the pastors of another local church. Lainie's heart of care for the elderly people in the church and community is always showing through her actions.

Bob Blackman

Financial Director

Bob and his wife, Joan, have been a consistent part of the church for several decades. They have a heart for this community and love to see people changed by the Gospel. As Financial Director, Bob oversees the day-to-day financial responsibilities of the church. He also coordinates our radio ministry, "God's Word for Today's World," which can be heard locally every Sunday morning on 106.3 WCTL at 8 AM.

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