Every member of our staff is committed to living out our vision, both in their ministries and in their own lives. We are thankful to God for bringing each of them to Bammel! The best way to meet with one of our staff members is to email them to set up an appointment. If you're not sure who you need to speak to about a particular subject, you may email or call the office at 281 440 1910.


Bob Stephen // Executive Minister

Bobby currently serves in the role of staff administrator, coordinating and overseeing the work of the ministry and office staff.


Alejandro Ezquerra // Spanish preaching Minister

In addition to preaching, Alejandro oversees the vision of the Spanish ministry and coordinates equipping the church to carry it out. He also serves in the area of church health, helping members grow in their personal faith walk.

Alejandro came to Bammel in 2007. His wife, Paulina, serves alongside him in ministry, and he has three daughters, Pao, Andrea, and Eimi. He enjoys music, is a fan of the Beatles, and is a motorcycle enthusiast. He believes that the worst thing that can happen in life is for nothing to happen at all.

El Señor le llevó a Alejandro a servir en la Iglesia de Cristo Bammel en el 2007. Músico de corazón, fan de los Beatles, aficionado a las motocicletas y adicto a la lectura cree que lo peor que puede pasar en la vida, es que no pase nada. Su esposa Paulina y tres hijas (Pao, Andrea y Eimi) le acompañan en el ministerio.


Gail Matthews // Women's Minister

Gail coordinates and oversees our ministry to grow our women in their walk with God.

Gail has been a part of the Bammel church family since 1974, and joined the staff team in 2000. She is married to Richard Matthews and thoroughly enjoys her roles as wife, mom, mother-in-law, and grandmother. She is a graduate of Abilene Christian University and has taught high school and middle school mathematics. Gail loves working with the women of the Bammel Church, valuing the contributions they make to the body of Christ. She is most excited about the fact that God, who began a good work in her years ago, has promised to carry it on to completion (Phil. 1:6). Hallelujah!


Michael Montalvo // body life MINISTER

Michael's responsibilities include coordinating pastoral care, overseeing adult Bible classes, helping new members find their ministry home at Bammel, and growing our life group ministry.

Michael joined the Bammel team in March of 2003. He is married to Tami, a most amazing and beautiful woman, and Michael’s best friend. Their son, Matt, attends Lone Star College in Tomball. Michael’s focus is fostering discipleship and service through community, both within and outside the four walls of the Bammel Church. He is passionate about connecting people to Jesus and work that brings him glory by working with the Greeting, Life Group, and New Member Enfolding Ministries. He loves cycling, reading, conversation, coffee, music, the flight of a hawk, and the teachings of a carpenter from Nazareth.

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Leigh Ann has been on staff at Bammel since 2003. As our Involvement Minister, she helps to equip and encourage our ministry leaders, and assists individuals in finding a place to serve that matches their gifts, abilities, and interests. She enjoys coming alongside people on their spiritual journey and walking with them through the highs and lows of life.

Leigh Ann and her husband, J.W., have two children, Kathryn and Jacob.



As our Children's Minister, Tabitha coordinates, equips, and oversees Bible classes, childcare, and community family events.

Tabitha came on staff as the children’s minister in 2010. Previous to that she worked in the public school system as a middle school choir director. Tabitha and her husband Joe, a middle school band director, have two boys; Ethan and Corban. She enjoys spending time with her family, going to concerts, reading and singing.


Sean Richardson // Youth MINISTER

Born and raised in New Orleans, Sean moved to Houston in 2005 after Hurricane Katrina devastated his hometown. While living in Houston, Sean became a servant man of God, loving husband to his beautiful wife Cely, and proud protective father to their two children Isabelle and Christian. 

Sean enjoys the highs and lows of being a New Orleans Saints fan, the inconstancy of the LSU Tigers and the potential of the Houston Astros. He is passionate about planting the seed of God into the lives of others while building Christ like relationships that inspires everlasting change! Sean leads the youth ministry with creativity and innovation, keeping in step with the Holy Spirit to direct his path (Galatians 5:25)! 


GERARD Vázquez // bookkeeper

Gerardo and his wife Julia are active members of Bammel's Spanish-speaking ministry. His positive attitude and bright demeanor goes a long way in greeting people who walk through our doors!

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Jimmie Sue Long // Office Support

Bio to come


Roger Gragert // Facilities Manager

Roger is the hands-on caretaker of our 27 acres and coordinates everything related to the Bammel facility.

Roger is Houston born and raised. He came to Bammel in 1971 and was blessed to begin working here taking care of the facilities in 2003. He has been married to Noel and has 3 children - Lauren, Ross, and Taylor. Roger loves his family, loves his job, and loves his Bammel family. He is a huge fan of Disney and a huge collector of anything Disney. Goofy is his favorite character. Favorite Quote: All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them. ~ Walt Disney