Meet The Staff

Shawn Hensley

Shawn Hensley

Senior Pastor

Pastor Shawn has been on staff since 2004. He attended Mount Vernon Nazarene University and Ohio Christian University. He and his wife Megan have two daughters, Amelia and Eliana. Pastor Shawn began his ministry focusing on youth and young adult ministries. Pastor Shawn served in that role for over 15 years. Pastor Shawn was then called to be the Senior Pastor of Maize Road Baptist Church in October 2019.

Bob Bates

Bob Bates

Music Director

Bob came to Maize Road Baptist in 1976. He attended The Ohio State University as a music education major, and works for the State of Ohio. He directs our worship music, adult choir, and our instrumentalists. Bob also works with Jean Tanner who directs our preschool and children’s choir.

Mark Chong

Associate Pastor

Lorrie Landrum

Administrative Assistant

Lorrie joined the Maize Road Baptist staff in 2007. She is a member of one of our sister churches in Whitehall, Ohio, where her husband Randy pastors. Lorrie feels blessed to serve here at Maize Road and enjoys her work. Lorrie and Randy have a son, Frankie.