OUR LEADERSHIP TEAM

 
 
Our leadership team recognizes the authority of God, and realizes that we are shepherds
who serve under the Chief Shepherd, Jesus Christ. We desire to devote ourselves to prayer
and to the ministry of the Word. Our passion and goal is to equip the believers for the work
of the ministry until we all attain maturity in the fullness of Christ.
 

Pastor Ben and Laura Lee Ramirez

 Senior Pastor

Pastor Ben and his wife, Laura Lee, come to Faith Bible Church from Coon Rapids, Iowa. Pastor Ben has served in the United States Air Force and Iowa Air National Guard as well as working with the Black Hawk County Sheriff’s Office. Pastor Ben has a Bachelor of Science/Social Science degree from Upper Iowa University, as well as a Master of Arts in Theological Studies degree from Liberty University.
 
While in Coon Rapids, Ben shepherded First Christian Church as their Pastor, with his wife Laura Lee by his side. Pastor Ben and Laura Lee were married in 1989 and have raised five children. They currently have 7 granddaughters and 1 grandson. Laura Lee has a background in law enforcement and has served with her husband through leading women’s Bible studies and using her musical talents, as well as her gift of hospitality.
 
The Ramirezes have been with Faith Bible Church since July 2016 and we are happy to have them as a part our family here at Faith Bible and excited to have them ministering in our community.

Pastor Jonathan and Laurie Greeson

 Associate Pastor
 
Jonathan is originally from Greensboro, North Carolina. In August of 1999 he married his wife, Laurie (Singer), who grew up in Caneadea, New York. Before coming to Little Genesee, they began their ministry in Cincinnati, Ohio.
 
Jonathan and Laurie both graduated from Asbury College in Kentucky. Jonathan graduated in 1999 with a Bachelor’s degree in Christian Ministries. He finished his Master of Arts in Religion, emphasis Pastoral Counseling, through Liberty University online in 2012. Laurie graduated in 1996 with a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education, and went on to earn a Master’s degree in Elementary Education from Eastern Kentucky University in 1999.
 
While in Cincinnati, Jonathan worked for seven years as a youth pastor and volunteered with youth for two years. Laurie has taught in many different settings. From August 2001 till May 2008 she taught 2nd and 3rd grade for Cincinnati Public Schools.
 
The Greesons have 3 sons and a daughter: Jason – Dec. 2002, Ryan – Aug. 2004, Caleb – Sept. 2007, and Lindsey – Sept 2009. The Greesons have been with us since May 2008, and we are excited to have the Greesons in our church and community!
Deacon Board

Eric Jones

Mike Feely

Don Rockefeller

Mike Pettit

Trustee Board

Gary Linza

Joel Warner

Dane Surra

Barry Rockefeller

Phil Barnes

Ryan Rockefeller

Deaconess Board

Mary Beth Eaton

Dawn Harvey

Barb Rockefeller

Sue Plants

Cherry Feely

Linda Innamorato

Robin Wilson

Church Staff

Church Secretary 

Chris Shutt

Chris joined our staff in December 2015 and lives in Ceres NY with her husband John.  She is the mother of two, a son and daughter, and grandmother of four. 
  
 
Church Custodian
 

Dane Surra 

Dane joined our staff in 2014 and lives in Shinglehouse PA with his wife Bonnie.  He is the father of 3 sons and has one grandson.