Steven Olsen

Steven Olsen

Senior Pastor

Steve has served as pastor of FBC Canyon since 2011. He is married to Jayme, and they have two children, JP and Reagan. Steve is a graduate of West Texas A&M and Dallas Theological Seminary.

You can reach Steve at solsen@fbc-canyon.org.

Gene Jones

Gene Jones

Associate Pastor of Adults Ministries

Gene joined the staff of First Baptist in January, 1997 and has served as Associate Pastor in Education, Administration, Second Half Ministries, and now Adults. He is a graduate of Wayland Baptist University and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Gene is married to Lorrie and they have four married daughters. They are also very proud of their nine grandchildren. You can reach at Gene at gjones@fbc-canyon.org

Gary Solomon

Gary Solomon

Associate Pastor of Music and Children

Gary has been on staff at FBC Canyon since 2001 and currently serves as our Associate Pastor of Music and Children.  He is a Canyon native who graduated from West Texas A&M University with a bachelor’s degree in Sociology. He is married to Julie and they have three children: Hannah, Lydia, and Nathan.  You can contact Gary at gsolomon@fbc-canyon.org

Brady Martin

Brady Martin

Associate Pastor of Students

Brady joined the staff of FBC in 2013. He currently serves as our Associate Pastor to Students. He has been married to his wife Jennifer for four years. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Biblical and Theological Studies in 2009. He also has a Masters of Divinity in Christian Ministry from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.  He is currently pursing a Doctor of Ministry degree in Expository Preaching. You can contact Brady at bmartin@fbc-canyon.org

Drew Taylor

Drew Taylor

Associate Pastor of University and Global Discipleship

Drew joined the staff of FBC Canyon in October 2016.  He currently serves as our Associate Pastor of University & Global Discipleship.  He has been married to his wife, Lindsay, since June 2005.  They have three children: Noah, Luke, and Anna.  He graduated from the University of Mississippi and is currently pursuing a Masters of Divinity in Christian Ministry from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. You can reach Drew at dtaylor@fbc-canyon.org

DeAnna Sheets

DeAnna Sheets

Director of Counseling Ministry

DeAnna Sheets is a Canyon native and is employed at First Baptist Church in Canyon as the Director of Counseling Ministries. DeAnna began working at FBC Canyon in 2001. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor with a Master of Arts in Professional Counseling from Wayland Baptist University. Her passion is guiding people to the redemptive gateway of God’s grace. She counsels from a Biblical perspective and desires to walk alongside others through their struggles. DeAnna is a member of the American Association of Christian Counselors. She serves as a chaplain with the Texas Baptist Men’s Disaster Relief and she is an Affair Recovery Specialist.  In addition to individual, marriage, and family counseling, DeAnna leads groups in divorce recovery, grief support, and addiction recovery.  You may contact DeAnna at dsheets@fbc-canyon.org.

Jill Jackson

Jill Jackson

Director of Preschool Ministry

Jill joined the staff in August 2011. She currently serves as the Director of Preschool Ministry.  She received her Bachelor of Science in Math & Chemistry from Wayland Baptist University. She is married to Matt and they have two children, Audrey and Judah. You can contact her at jjackson@fbc-canyon.org.