President Randall A. Bach

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Randall Bach has served as president of Open Bible Churches since 2012. His diverse experience has included service as vice president, executive director of church ministries, and executive director of communications for Open Bible Churches, president of Open Bible College, and executive director of East Region Open Bible Churches. Randall expresses his vision and joy of service when he says, “I am not content with where we are but I am passionate about where we are going!” Randall and Barbara, his wife, are partners in ministry with hearts to “build up the body…” Ephesians 4:12-13.

Global Missions Director Vince McCarty

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Vince McCarty has served as the Executive Director of Global Missions since 2007, giving oversight to Open Bible’s work in 46 countries of the world. He and his wife, Lois, served overseas on the mission field for 12 years. Vince then worked for 12 years for Global Missions before he became the Executive Director. He enjoys seeing the great things God is doing through Open Bible’s missionaries, field directors, pastors, and leaders. Vince would like us to remember: “The Great Commission is too big for anyone to accomplish alone and too important not to try to do together.”

Vice President Bruce Pfadenhauer

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Bruce Pfadenhauer serves as the Regional Executive Director for the Central Region of Open Bible Churches, which covers a nine-state area. He served as a senior pastor for over 26 years before coming to lead the central region in 2010. Bruce has served Open Bible Churches in various leadership capacities including Global Missions board, District Director, Regional Board member, National Board member, and currently as Vice President. He is a certified coach who is passionate about developing leaders and healthy churches. He and his wife, Robin, are partners together in marriage and ministry. They have two adult children, one grandson, and reside in the Des Moines, IA area.

East Sector Director Raul Escalante

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Pastor Raul E. Escalante, recently appointed director of the East Sector (Southeast, East, and Central Regions) of Hispanic Ministries was appointed to a two-year term as a member-at-large of the National Board of Directors of Open Bible Churches, effective September 1, 2015.

Secretary/Treasurer Brian Ehlers

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Brian has most recently been serving as executive assistant to Tom Rupli, East Region Executive Director. Prior to entering ministry, Brian served as vice president of a financial investment company and was registered as a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA). That experience coupled with his background as a pastor, trained church planting coach, and executive assistant for East region has uniquely prepared him for his new chapter of service. Brian earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, with a major in business administration and finance. He also earned a Master of Arts in Theology from Regent University in Virginia Beach, Virginia.

West Sector Director Jorge Navarrete

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Jorge Navarrete and his wife, Lorena, pastor Templo Santo Open Bible Church in Antioch, California. Under his leadership, the church has grown to more than 500 people. In addition to Jorge’s leadership anointing, his skill in both Spanish and English helps him communicate effectively in both languages, a valuable asset for his leadership of a Hispanic Open Bible Ministry sector.