Don was called as our Lead Pastor in September 2019. He has served at Springdale since 2002 as the Pastor of the Spanish-speaking congregation and the Missions Pastor. Don graduated from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in 1998 with a Master of Divinity degree. After graduation, he served as a Journeyman missionary with the International Mission Board for 3 years in Argentina. A teacher at heart, Don’s passions are missions and disciple making. His heart for people and his desire to help them live out God’s purposes for their lives has shaped his ministry. Don has been married to his lovely wife Meredith since 2003 and they have four children. In Don's spare time, he enjoys listening to music, drinking coffee, reading and grilling out.
Missions and Family Pastor
Rey was called to Springdale in April 2020. Prior to that, he served in ministry as a Senior Pastor, Discipleship Pastor, and Chaplain. He has also worked in the marketplace in workers' compensation, safety, risk management, human resources, and in the US Marine Corps reserve. As a pastor, Rey loves people, is zealous about seeing devoted Christ followers become vibrant disciple-makers, and is passionate about developing disciple-makers into servant leaders. He graduated from Abilene Christian University in 1987 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications. Rey has been happily married for 29 years to his wife, Nelly. They have 5 boys with only 1 teenager, Logan, left at home. In Rey's spare time, he enjoys reading a book with coffee in hand.
Jordan grew up at SBC and felt the call into ministry at his summer youth camp in 2005. Since then, he has developed and matured through church mentorship, service, and his college education. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Music from the University of North Texas. He is a bi-vocational pastor, working as an Office Manager in the industrial automation field. He loves connecting with people of all ages, gaining knowledge from those who are older and teaching those that are younger as the youth minister. He has been married to Lindsey Seifert since 2014 and has two children: a little girl and a baby boy. In Jordan’s spare time, he loves to cook for people and to connect with nature by spending time outdoors.
Nghia has been pastor of our Vietnamese congregation since September of 2005. He taught our International Class for several years before that. He was born in Saigon, Vietnam into a Christian family, accepted Christ and was baptized at age 16. Nghia came to the U.S. at age 18 to attend the University of Houston where he earned a degree in Engineering. Nghia loves to spend time at Starbucks talking to people, one on one, about how to have a relationship with Jesus Christ. Nghia married his wife Connie in 1984 in Ft. Smith, Arkansas. In his spare time, Nghia enjoys software development, electronics, robotics, listening to gospel music and reading the Bible.
Rebecca began serving as the Children's Minister for 1st-5th grade in October 2019. Rebecca is a CPA who has been working in public accounting for over 10 years in the DFW area. She graduated from Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, OK in December 2008 with a degree in Accounting and minor in Mathematics. From a very young age, Rebecca was actively involved in church functions and ministries. Rebecca's love of children was inspired by her mother, who led various children's ministries over the years. Rebecca is very passionate to see young children thrive, grow in the Lord and feel connected with the Body of Christ. In her spare time, Rebecca loves to spend time with her family, playing games, traveling and cooking!
Lindsey has been a member of Springdale since she was a youth. In November 2018, she was called into the preschool ministry . She was a volunteer worker for several years before stepping into the minister role. She has a great love for children and has a passion to teach them in the name of Jesus. As she stepped into motherhood, her desire to set a Jesus-based foundation for children has only grown deeper. Lindsey has been married to the Worship Pastor, Jordan, since May 2014. They have 2 children, a 4 year old girl and a baby boy who was born in April 2020. She enjoys being outside, spending time with family, and a good cup of coffee.
Assistant Preschool Minister
Brooke was called to serve as Assistant Preschool Minister in November of 2018. Prior to that she served as a volunteer in the preschool department for 4 years. She is currently a full-time nanny and attending Western Governors University, studying to be an elementary school teacher. In Brooke’s spare time, she likes to watch Netflix and play with her basset hound puppy, Rosie.
Laura joined the SBC staff as church secretary in 1996. She has a business degree with a double major in Accounting and Management. Laura has served on several committees throughout the years and has been involved in many areas of ministry, both within and outside the Springdale body. She and her husband, Allen, were the directors of Upward Basketball for 15 years, have facilitated Financial Peace University, and are now active volunteers with Young Life and Young Lives. Laura and Allen have three children over the age of 18 and have been happily married since 1995.
Worship Liaison & Office Assistant
Karen has been an active member of SBC for over 25 years. In 2019, she retired as Worship Leader after serving for 17 years. She currently serves on staff as Worship Liaison and Administrative Assistant. She is a Bible Study leader and teacher, small group leader and has led worship and been a featured speaker at numerous ladies events. She is an LSU graduate and spent 20 years with the Dallas Fire Department, retiring as a Deputy Chief. She and her husband Steve love ministering together. They have three children and four grandchildren. She loves to cook, read and especially enjoys family time!
Jerry has been a member of Springdale his entire life. Jerry has faithfully served as Maintenance Technician since 1993. He strives to ensure that our campus is beautifully maintained and a bright spot in our community. He has also served as a volunteer in the preschool department for over 20 years. He has been married to his wife Cindy since 1995. Together, they have one 20-year-old son, Caleb. In his spare time, he loves to go fishing with his friends and his son.