Staff and Ministry Leaders

Check out the staff and leaders that love to serve at First Baptist Church


Greg Traylor

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Rev. Greg Traylor has been the Pastor of First Baptist Church since January 2003. He holds a Bachelor of Arts from Baylor University (1990), and a Master of Divinity with Biblical Languages from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Ft. Worth (1994).  Greg met his wife Nancy at Baylor and they have three children: Caleb, Graham and his wife Carolyne, and Abigail.  Nancy taught 5th grade in the Beeville Independent School District.  Brother Greg enjoys spending time with his family and following the Baylor Bears' sports teams.

Family/Youth Minister

Jeremy Johnson

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Jeremy Johnson has been serving at First Baptist since August of 2014. He is a graduate of Howard Payne University. He has earned his Masters of Divinity at Logsdon Seminary at the South Texas School of Christian Studies. He is married to Kelsey Johnson and has two sons named Ian and Elijah and one daughter named Addie. He enjoys supporting the Dallas Cowboys, playing the drums, and hanging out with students. 

Music/ School Director

Chuck Knowlton

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Chuck has been serving at FBC since August of 2019. Chuck is a graduate of Howard Payne University. He has a bachelor of arts degree in music and a  Masters of Music from A&M Kingsville. Chuck served as a band director in BISD for 30 years. He is married to Karen and have four adult children. He enjoys fishing, carpentry, writing music,  and singing with the Singing Men of South Texas. 

Children's Ministry

Meaghan Burt

Church Secretary

Diann Ferguson

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Diann has been serving at FBC since 1996. She graduated from A.C. Jones in 1977. She has two daughters named Allison and Lindsay. She loves taking care of her animals, crafting, and gardening.

FBCS School Secretary

Melinda Perez

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Melinda has been serving as the school secretary since 2006. Melinda graduated from A&M Corpus Christi with a Bachelors's in Business. She is married to Steve and has 2 girls Lauren and Sarah.