Our Staff

Carl Allen - Senior Pastor

Bro. Carl surrendered to the ministry in 1999, while serving in the U.S. Air Force. He became the pastor of Fairview in October of 2007. He graduated from Wayland Baptist University with a degree in Occupational Education in 1999. He went unto Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary to receive his Masters of Religion in 2005 and his Masters of Divinity in 2014.

He has been married to Olivia since 1993 and they have two boys. Olivia also leads the Student Ministry.

Email: carl.allen@fairviewbaptistgp.com

´╗┐Melissa Jenkins - Children's Director

Melissa has been serving as our Children's director since 2011 and is a wonderful addition to the church staff. She has a heart fo children and the children's ministry here at Fairview.

Melissa is married to Troy Jenkins, who is a Deacon and also serves on various committees. They have one son, Zachary who also serves as the audio/visual tech for all worshp services.

Judi Spitz - Ministry Assistant

Judi became the newest member of our staff on Sept. 3, 2013. Judi serves as the church secretary and ministry assistant, helping out the ministerial staff as needed. Judi also serves as the liaison with partner church; Ministerio Gracia. She is the glue that holds it all together, according to Pastor Carl.

Judi is married to James and they have 3 girls. Judi is also active with Girl Scouts.

Email: judi.walls@fairviewbaptistgp.com

Trey Pope - Music Minister

Trey became the interim music minister on the last Sunday of 2018. He has a rich history with Fairview and has filled the role of pianist to music minister fill-in over the years. Trey is a graduate of Stephen F. Austin and works full time with the North Central Governments of Texas in Arlington. Trey has a heart and passion for the piano and keyboard and when you cannot find him playing at church, there is a very good chance you will see him working as a freelance piano/vocalist. We are so excited to have him serving with us.

Trey is single; but in a beautiful relationship with his girlfriend Misty.

Louie and Lucia - Children's Sermon Associate Ministers

Louie and Lucia came to be apart of the Fairview staff in January 2017. They have been a huge blessing to the Children's ministry here at Fairview. Louie and Lucia are responsible for helping out the Pastor during the Children's time each Sunday morning to make sure the children feel that they are just as important as the adults.

Louie and Lucia are both single; and have devoted their primary focus in life to serve Jesus Christ.