Our Staff

Learn a little about our staff before your first visit.

Pastor and Mrs. Jeffrey Bateman

– Senior Pastor –

In August 2021, Pastor Bateman became our Senior Pastor. He is familiar to the ministry here having served under Pastor Craig Griffith for 6 years as his assistant. He has served the Lord as Pastor in 3 churches in New England and in Newfoundland, Canada. Pastor Bateman and his wife Amy have been blessed with …

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Mr. and Mrs. Donald Thomas

– Assistant Pastor –

Donny is a native of Lebanon and a graduate of Lebanon Christian Academy. He serves as our Assistant Pastor and teaches History and Bible in the Academy. He also serves as our Athletic Director. As the Assistant Pastor he oversees the grounds and the buildings and assures the safety of them for all who work …

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Andrew Dean

– School Administrator –

Andrew Dean joined the Lebanon Christian Academy Faculty in the fall of 2020 as our secondary History teacher. In February of 2021 he became our Administrator. After receiving his bachelor’s degree in Bible and …

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Krista Dech

– Office Manager –

Krista Dech became our church secretary in June of 2001. She received her bachelor’s degree in Church Music from Bob Jones University in 2001. Krista married Ryan in July 2001 and …

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Nathali Calzado

– Secretary –

Nathali Calzado joined our office staff in the fall of 2020. She was born in the Dominican Republic and is bilingual. She received her Associates degree in Business Administration and …

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Mabel Martin

– Church Finance –

Mabel Martin joined our office staff in 2012 and focuses mainly on bookkeeping. She married Lloyd in 1967 and they have 6 children, 14 grandchildren, and …

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