Our physical location and mailing address:
8001 E. R.L. Thornton Freeway
Dallas, TX 75228.

Phone: 214.324.2803

Dallas Baptist Association

Dallas Baptist Association

Administration and Evangelism

Bob H. Dean, Executive Director   bobdean

Bob provides overall direction to the work of the association, and he can be contacted regarding DBA’s mission, core values, and priorities. You can also contact him for conflict mediation, pastor search committee training, pastor/wife fellowships, and church reversionary clauses. 214.319.1159. Email Bob.


Cindy Burr, Executive Assistant

Cindy is executive assistant to Bob Dean, and she assists our churches with information about pastors/leaders conference, executive board, and the DBA event calendar. 214.319.1159.  Email Cindy.


tammydischTammy Disch, Accountant

Tammy manages your church’s financial contributions to the association and Mt. Lebanon Camp. 214.319.1161. Email Tammy.

Tim Ahlen andTim Ahlen, Consultant, Unreached People Groups

Tim helps churches learn about and share Christ with language and culture groups in Dallas and Rockwall Counties in which fewer than 2 percent of the population of that group identifies as Christian. 214.319.1159. Email Tim.

Church Planting

Scott Cscottcolemanoleman, Director

Scott helps churches start new congregations. Contact him about any form of church planting, demographics, or Baptist Student Ministries on local campuses. 214.319.1164. Email Scott.

Wanda Hall, Ministry Assistant

Wanda can answer questions about membership and church plants. Contact her to update your church’s information with the association. She also serves as the assistant clerk for DBA’s executive board meetings. 214.319.1164. Email Wanda.

lazarochapaLazaro Chapa, Consultant

Lazaro aids the association in its service to non-English speaking churches. He also coordinates the Spanish-language theological training and non-funded, simpler church plants. Churches and church planters may contact him for assistance. 214.319.1173. Email Lazaro.

Gilberto SantiagoGilberto Santiago, Consultant

Gilberto helps start simple churches among Spanish-speaking cultures in Dallas. He also serves as the dean of Seminario Teologico Bautista de Dallas. 214.324.2803. Email Gilberto.

Church Strengthening

Jana headshot recentJana Jackson, Director

Jana serves churches in both internal and external ministry. Contact her or the consultants on the church strengthening team to explore church-based ministry that makes disciples and shares Jesus in both word and deed. 214.319.1167. Email Jana.

chelsiehoardChelsie Hoard, Consultant

Chelsie serves as a community ministries consultant. Contact her to help your church practice transforming Christian community development. 214.319.1155. Email Chelsie.

James Pendergrast, Consultant

James serves our churches primarily in the areas of Bible study and discipleship among all age groups. 214-319-1154. Email James.