Grace Baptist Church

Church Staff

Adam FitchAdam Fitch, Senior Pastor
Adam comes to us by way of Colorado and Wyoming, having been born in Colorado and moving here to Newberg in January of 2014 from Sheridan, Wyoming. He and his wife, Sarah,  have three amazing children. He has a B.A. in History from University of Northern Colorado and an M.A. in Theological Studies from Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary. While pastoring in Wyoming, Adam was ordained in 2011. Before entering the ministry, Adam was an elementary and middle school teacher.

Brian KroekerBrian Kroeker, Associate Pastor of Youth Ministries
Brian is an Oregonian, hailing from Klamath Falls, Oregon. He joined our staff team and moved to the Newberg area in December 2014. He holds a B.S. in Educational Ministries from Multnomah Bible College in Portland.  Before coming to Grace he had the experience of living a year in Hungary as a missionary and coached baseball while there. He and his wife Aubrey reside in Newberg.

Jonathan Brewer, Associate Pastor of Worship and Community Life

Jon is joining the staff team on July 1, 2017.  He and his wife, Valerie have three children...

More information coming soon!

Cesar Calderon, Hispanic Ministry Director
Cesar and his wife, Amber have been leading a Hispanic Service on Sunday evenings since April of 2016. 
Cesar is originally from Guatemala and has a passion for reaching the Hispanic community. He and his wife,
Amber have two children...

More Information Coming

Diana EnkelisDiana Enkelis, Children's Ministry Director
Diana has been on our staff team since 2003 as the Children's Ministry Director.  She holds a degree in Early Childhood Education from University of Oregon. Although she was born in Long Beach, California, she has been an Oregonian for most of her life! She is married to Ron with two grown sons (both married), a grown daughter and one granddaughter. She enjoys visiting Disneyland with her family and has been a life long fan, since her first visit was at 2 weeks old.

Debbie Holtan, Office Manager
Debbie has been on staff since 2004 as the Office Manager. She has an Christian Ed. Degree from Bible College and an Exec. Admin. Assistant Diploma from Merritt Davis College of Business. She was born in Illinois, and lived in the midwest until the age of 12, when her family moved to Oregon. She is married with two grown sons and a daughter in law. She and her husband, Charlie, are gardening junkies, planting their own landscaping at every house they have lived in.

Annette Pease, Bookkeeper
annettepease@gbcnewberg.orgAnnette Pease
Annette started as our bookkeeper and staff team member in 2010. She is married to Randy with three grown
sons and one daughter-in-law and a granddaughter. She is the longest Newberg resident, having lived on the
same farm and property outside of town her whole life. 

Dallas Smith, Custodian
 Dallas and his wife Barb, moved to Newberg from Michigan in 1997. He has three grown children, six grandchildren
and one great grandson.  He is retired from employment as a warehouse supervisor and truck driver. 
His hobbies include fishing, genealogy, model railroad, and gardening.