Leadership

PASTORS

Dave Woodbury – Lead Pastor

Dave is a native Floridian who grew up in Tampa, graduating with a Bachelor of Music from the University of Tampa and a Master of Arts in Christian Education from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Ft. Worth, TX. After serving in student ministry in churches in Texas and Florida, Dave came to FBC Nocona in 2001 as Minister of Music & Youth. In 2004, the church called him to serve as Lead Pastor. Dave is married to Catherine, and they have 3 children: Charlie, Madeline, and Caroline. Dave enjoys playing guitar and piano, watching Florida Gators athletics, eating (seafood, Cuban, Asian, and Tex Mex are some of his favorites), and reading just about anything.

Wayne Coats – Lay Pastor

Wayne and his wife Charlotte have been members at FBC Nocona since 1984. After careers in mental health, juvenile corrections, and pastoring, Wayne was called to serve FBC as a lay pastor in 2018. Wayne enjoys Texas Longhorn athletics and reading. They have 3 grown sons, 7 grandchildren, and 4 great-grandchildren.

Robert Howington – Lay Pastor

Robert and his wife Melanie have been members at FBC Nocona since 2015. After a career in Information Technology, Robert was called to serve FBC as a lay pastor in 2018. Robert enjoys volunteering with Texas Baptist Men (TBM) where he serves as Disaster Relief Vice-President and Committee chairman.  Robert and Melanie regularly respond to disasters statewide and nationwide through the ministry of TBM. They have 2 daughters: Julie Yarber and her husband Ronnie, and Leigh Ann Hui and her husband David.

STAFF

Rachel Price – Children’s Ministry Director

Rachel grew up at FBC Nocona and has served as Children’s Ministry Director since 2014. She and her husband Brandon have two children, Ruth and Henry.

Rebecca Hamilton – Choir Director

Rebecca grew up in Nocona and has served as Choir Director since 2006. She and her husband Scott have two daughters, Ally and Nicole (husband Andrew) and one granddaughter, Scarlett.

Luke Lemons – Office Administrator

Luke grew up in Nocona and has served as Office Administrator since 2015. He is married to Laine and has a daughter, London.

Randy Mudd – Property Manager

Randy is a professional fighter in Southlake, TX and takes care of our buildings and grounds. He has served in this position since 2010. Randy and his wife Brandy have two children, Bailey and Blake.

Ana Perez – Facilities

Ana has taken care of our facilities since 2013. She and her husband have 5 children.

Yesika Rodriguez – Facilities

Yesika has taken care of our facilities since 2018. She and her husband have 2 children.

DEACONS

Dr. Len Dingler – member since 1990
Tommy Dorland – member since 2010
Chris Keck – member since 2000
Ken Koontz – member since 2001
Larry Lemons – member since 1979
Steve Williams – member since 2000