Meet Our Staff
Dr. Allen Roberts – Senior Pastor
Pastor Allen began his ministry at EABC on Sunday, July 3rd, 2016. A native of Granite Falls, North Carolina, he is a graduate of Gardner – Webb University in Boiling Springs, North Carolina (Bachelor of Arts in Religion, May 1986); Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas (Master of Divinity with Biblical Languages, July 1989); and Luther Rice Seminary in Lithonia, Georgia (Doctor of Ministry, May 2007).
Pastor Allen and his wife, Karen, have been married since April, 1986. They are the proud parents of a son and daughter-in-law who live in Tennessee, and a daughter and son-in-law who live in North Carolina.
Susan Thompson – Director of Preschool and Children’s Ministries
Originally from Pennington Gap, VA, Susan attended Cumberland College where she earned her RN (Registered Nurse) degree. She and Bill married in college and she served in hospitals wherever they have lived. In Taiwan she served as an IMB misionary for 15 years where she used her nursing skills, helped start a church and helped start the first crisis pregnancy center in that nation (the Ray of Hope Crisis Preganancy Center). In 2003 she began her ministry here at Euclid.
Bill Thompson – Minister of Youth and Education
Bill grew up in Oak Ridge, TN, attended Cumberland College in Williamsburg, KY and then seminary at Southern Seminary in Louisville, KY. He pastored in West Virginia and then was a missionary in Taiwan for 15 years. Bill joined the EABC staff in 2003. He and Susan have three grown children (one son, two daughters) and five beautiful grandchildren.
Jill Hunsucker – Ministries Assistant
Jill is from Bristol, Virginia. She studied Business Management and Computer Science at Virginia Highlands Community College. Jill joined the EABC staff in 2013 and enjoys working at the church. She and her husband Randall have one son, Justin.
Ginger McIntyre – Custodian
Pam Tilley – Pianist
Debbie Ratliff – Organist
Stephanie Cook – Hostess
Kim Hughes – Hostess
Aubree Cook – Hostess