Meet the Church Staff

I consider it a privilege to pastor Parkade Baptist Church. When I came as pastor in June 2001, I have found a group of people who were warm, loving and caring. It was easy to connect with them. ...

Aaron Kruse

Associate Pastor of Education and Ministry
Hi, I am so glad that you are taking a moment to know the staff for Parkade Baptist Church. I came on staff in June of 2013 to help oversee the ministries and organizational structure for the church....

Linda Martin

Director of Preschool/Children’s Ministry
Linda Martin (Mrs. Darrell) is a member of our congregation and lives in Columbia.  She is a graduate of Southwest Baptist University with a Bachelor in Elementary Education and from Central Missouri ...

Nancy Baker

Adminstrative Secretary
I have been the Administrative Secretary at PBC since October 1, 2011, coming here after spending 31 years in the high school classroom teaching business. The last 22 of those classroom years were ...

Scott Smith

Financial Manager
It is a privilege to be a part of the Parkade family. I have been on staff here since May of 2012. My Wife, Julie, and I have been Columbia residents since 1987. Let me know if there is any way ...

Jim Russell

Facilities Manager