Charlie has been on staff at Brentwood Oaks since 2007. He started his work here by coordinating small groups and adult education, but in 2012 became our preaching minister. He loves the way BOCC is dedicated to spiritual formation as well as the hospitality and community here. Charlie loves to spend time with his wife, Julie, and their 2 children, as well as playing guitar, listening to vinyl records, shooting baskets, and lingering with friends at church and home groups. He says that reading the psalms on a daily basis has been a tremendous help to his faith, as well as being challenged by authors about ministry and preaching. Charlie is a great preacher and an even better friend, who loves to help others draw closer to Christ.
Having been at Brentwood Oaks for over 30 years, and on staff for the last 13, Jackie is an important part of our church family here. Family is exactly what Brentwood Oaks has been for Jackie and her family as well. The community here has been a huge blessing to them, Jackie says. Jackie is married to Jeff, a former youth minister here at BOCC, and they have 3 wonderful children and a fun dog named Bailiff. She enjoys eating good food, walking the dog in fun places, and traveling. She also loves kids, which works out pretty well since she gets to work with an awesome group of kids! Jackie is a tremendous blessing to our children and families here at Brentwood Oaks.
James has been at Brentwood Oaks since 2012. He has worked as a youth minister for the last 16 years, but the last 6 at Brentwood Oaks have been some of his favorite. He married Ashlee in 2005 and they have two precious girls. James likes to spend time with his family, play and watch sports, listen to and play music, and hang out with middle and high schoolers. James has been blessed to find Brentwood Oaks as a place of encouragement and community. He believes that God placed him here so he could find those things, as well as to be a blessing to the BOCC community.
Melissa has been on staff at Brentwood Oaks for the last 10 years. She does many things that help our office run smoothly and will be the voice you hear when you call the church. Melissa loves organization and helping others, so it’s a natural fit in her role here at BOCC. Melissa married Greg in 2017 and they have 3 dogs: Maverick, Ranger, and Bailey. She enjoys traveling, reading, trying new restaurants, and going to movies. Melissa said that close-knit community is something that has really helped her grow in her faith. We are glad that Melissa is a part of our community!
Pam has been a member at Brentwood Oaks since 1989 and on staff for the last 13 years. She is the person who handles scheduling, as well as a thousand tasks that are vital to our church every day. She is married to her 7th grade sweetheart, Jerry, and they have 4 kids and 13 grandchildren. Brentwood Oaks has felt like home to Pam for a long time and has been a great place for her and her family to grow in their faith. In her spare time, Pam enjoys reading and watching her grandkids play sports. She is also a master seamstress. Pam is a loved and valuable member of the Brentwood Oaks team.
Glenn has been a part of Brentwood Oaks his whole life. That being the case, Glenn is heavily invested in the well-being of our church grounds. With a background in construction, you will always find Glenn taking care of our campus and showing off its natural beauty. There’s never a dull moment here and Glenn loves that about his job. He and his wife, Cynthia, have two boys and a wonderful daughter-in-law. Glenn enjoys spending time at the family ranch, baseball, hunting, fishing, and date nights with Cynthia. He says that serving others has helped him grow in his faith. It reminds him that life isn’t all about him. Glenn’s selfless attitude goes a long way here on campus and we are grateful for all of his hard work.
Donna has been on staff at Brentwood Oaks for the last 36 years. Yeah, you read that right! She keeps our financial records and all things accounting. Before she began working here, Donna was on staff at a church in Virginia, where she’s from, as a music director and organist. She says that her faith journey has been impacted greatly through seeing her loved ones’ strength in the midst of tragedy. Their courage and strength in their faith really impacted her own walk with the Lord. Donna is married to Ray and they have 3 children and 4 wonderful grandchildren. She enjoys traveling with her family, especially taking cruises. We are thankful for Donna!