Meet Our Staff Members

Here at Bethel, staff is another word for extended family. The staff team works closely with the deacons, various committees, and each other to ensure that Bethel Baptist is a welcoming and comfortable home for everyone. Take a moment to read about our staff here, and then plan a visit to meet them in person, they would love to meet you!

Pastor Gene Strother

I grew up in Oakdale, Louisiana, and God called me to be a preacher when I was 19 years old. I had just completed my first year of college at McNeese State University and God began to immediately change the direction of my life in clear and … more
Office Phone: 512-346-4770

Samantha Rodriguez

Administrative Assistant
I am originally from Edinburg, Texas, where I met my husband in High School. Josh and I were high school sweethearts and have been married for five years. God has blessed us with three wonderful kids (Santiago, Matteo, and Emma). I have devoted … more
Office Phone: 512-346-4770

Amy Stewart

Worship Leader
As a preteen, I accepted Jesus as Lord and Savior of my life in my hometown of Livingston, TX. Mother played the piano and encouraged me to sing at church. She has passed on the love of traditional hymns to me. I also greatly enjoy … more

Minsun Park

I was born in South Korea, but grew up in Albuquerque, New Mexico. After attending college there, I moved to Boston for my graduate studies and then to Cincinnati. While living in Cincinnati, I served as an accompanist for the Cincinnati … more