Our Staff

Robert Williams  | Senior Pastor
Robert has been pastor of Community since October 1994. Prior to coming to Community, Robert was
involved in ministry from youth evangelism to interim pastoring at several churches. He attended
Southwestern Theological Seminary, Houston Extension.  He enjoys watching football, basketball, fishing,
traveling, and spending time with family and his 2 Beagles, Bonnie and Copper.
Pastor Robert and his wife, Debbie, have been married since December 1975, and have three adult children.
Their oldest is Katy, who is married to Dennis Robinson. They have blessed the family with 4 grandchildren:
Jonah, Peyton, Kylie, and Piper. Katy and Dennis live in Avon, Indiana and both serve in various capacities
at their church.
Their other two children are Robby, who is a graduate of Dallas Baptist University and is employed by
Guidestone, Dallas, Texas, where he and his wife serve the Lord in his church.
Their youngest child, Annie, and her husband Michael McGee, both graduated from
East Texas Baptist University and are Teachers with the Hallsville ISD, and serve in their church.
John Derr  |  Minister of Music
Cameron Eiland  |  Minister to Youth
Cameron Eiland became the Minister of Youth at Community, in June 2016.
Born in Dayton, Texas and grew up there as well.  He is a 2016 graduate of Houston Baptist University.
He married Haley Lambright Eiland, also of Dayton, on September 29, 2018.
She is an Engineer Graduate from Texas A & M, and now is employed at Chevron.
Kristy Wanke | Children’s Ministry Director
Kristy Wanke became our Children’s Ministry Director at Community Baptist Church in April 2018. She married her high school sweetheart Steve Wanke, in 1991.  Steve joined the USAF in 1992.  As his family followed him through his career Kristy, became interested in early childhood development. Over the 22 years they spent in the Air Force she has attended many classes and conferences pertaining to child development. Prior to working at CBC, Kristy was a preschool teacher at Altus Christian Academy for 5 years, she was a Child Development Provider at McConnell AFB, Kadena AB, and Altus AFB. She held a home daycare license at Anderson AFB, McConnell AFB and Kadena AB. Kristy and Steve have three grown children. Wade is a Technical sergeant in the USAF. He and his wife, Tereza, have a little boy, and Wade has a daughter, Lennah.   Tamie married her high school sweetheart, Christian, in 2015 and they have two beautiful children.  Brooke has a little boy and is looking forward to serving in the United States Air Force.  Kristy and Steve enjoy spending time with their children and grandchildren.  They also enjoy fishing, jet skiing, trying different restaurants and hanging out with friends.