Our Leaders


  • Lead Pastor / elder - 

    Christopher Cole

    Chris has been serving as Lead Pastor at RBC since 2011. He has served in and pastored churches in Abilene, TX, Oakland and Orange County, CA. Along with his wife, Traci, he also served as a missionary with the International Mission Board for five years. Chris, Traci and their three daughters love living in and serving the community of Paso Robles! You can contact Pastor Chris via e-mail at chris@redeemerbaptist.church

  • WORSHIP Leader/ elder in training - jason curtis

    Jason joined the RBC team in October of 2016 and serves as Worship Leader. He is currently a Master's of Divinity student at Gateway Seminary. He brings experience in music and youth ministry from churches in Oxnard, Port Hueneme and Glendora. He and his wife Maria love serving in the community of Paso Robles and the church body at Redeemer Baptist Church. You can contact Jason via e-mail at jason@redeemerbaptist.church

  • Elder in Training - 

    nick thorpe

    Nick has been serving the ministry at RBC since 2013. He brings a wide variety of experience to RBC which includes formerly leading Skate Church in Atascadero. 

  • ELDER IN TRAINING  - 

    pedro escamilla

    Pedro joined the ministry at RBC in 2016. He brings pastoral experience from a church in Los Angeles. He is currently the head of our Live Translation Team and has a strong desire for people to be able to hear the Gospel in their native tongue. 

  • DEACON - 

    ken halterman


  • OFFICE MANAGER - 

    laurene martin