School Committee

Jeremy Peck

“There is joy in serving with a team of dedicated servant’s of Jesus and that is what we have here at FBCS. There is a great family atmosphere within the student body that prayerfully will not only continue, but will grow. I am thankful for God’s blessing on the school in the past and I…

Patrick Odle

Pastor Odle is the Senior Pastor at First Baptist Church and the Chairman of the school board at FBCS, having served here since 2011. Before coming to Elyria, Pastor Odle served as the Chaplain and Vice President of Enrollment and Student Life at Faith Baptist Bible College and Theological Seminary, his alma mater. Prior to serving at…

Kevin Quick

Kevin graduated from FBCS in 1994 and has been serving on the school board since 2007. He and his wife Barbi have 4 children that all attend FBCS–Bradley (Class of 2018), Peter (Class of 2021), Olivia (Class of 2025), and Leah (Class of 2029). Kevin is actively involved in First Baptist Church, serving in the…

Matt Meng

“First Baptist Christian School has great teacher’s and staff that really care about the students.” Matt has been serving on the school board at FBCS since 2011. His three children, Chloe (Class of 2023), Stephen (Class of 2026), and Bradley (Class of 2029) all attend FBCS. Matt also assists his wife, Jennifer in coaching the…

Dennis Owen

“I believe in Christian education and enjoy seeing all the varied aspects of FBCS working together to make for a God-honoring school.  I am continually praying that our students will impact the world for Christ!” Dennis has served faithfully on the school committee since 2015. He and his wife, Renee have 3 children and 2…

Jeff Rising

Jeff began his service on the school board in 2018. He and his wife, Kim have 3 children and are active in the ministries of First Baptist Church. Along with serving as a deacon, Jeff and his wife also teach 3rd and 4th grade Sunday School each week. Jeff also coaches our Varsity Girls Basketball…