People

David Burman, Jr.

Pastor David Burman, Jr., is our lead pastor as of Sunday, February 14, 2021. Pastor Burman is not unknown to us, as he served as our youth pastor from 1999 to 2011. From 2011 to 2020, he served as the pastor of First Baptist Church of Niles, Ohio. Pastor Burman is passionate about reaching the…

Julia Odle

Julia loves serving the Lord by assisting the pastors with organizational planning. She enjoys using her graphic design skills to help the church communicate in an aesthetically pleasing and professional manner.

Suzanne Smith

Suzanne has served in the AWANA ministry for over 30 years, enjoys working with the Rainbow Choir (age 4-2nd grade), sings in the adult choir and provides special music. She enjoys serving our church family through the office.

Jeremy Peck

Pastor Jeremy is the School Administrator of First Baptist Christian School. He and his wife, Christina, have discipleship hearts, desiring to see the next generation grow as servant leaders. Jeremy has a great passion for youth and Christian education.

Jonathan Casbohm

Pastor Jon is the Pastor of Outreach and Discipleship. Jon has a passion for reaching the lost and a heart for helping people. Jon desires to serve the church and reach our community.

Dan Parker

Pastor Parker coordinates the ministries of Worship and Music at First Baptist Church. He came on staff in July of 2002 and is excited about all that God is doing at First Baptist Church of Elyria!