Pastor Steve Damron
After serving as associate pastor for two decades, Pastor Steve Damron was voted as senior pastor of Fairhaven Baptist Church in January 2012. Growing up in Cleveland, Ohio, he attended Cleveland Baptist Church, under the leadership of Dr. Roy Thompson. Pastor Damron graduated from Fairhaven Baptist College in 1993 with a bachelor’s degree in theology and continued his education earning a master’s degree as well. Pastor Damron and his wife Becky have been married for 22 years and have been blessed with four children—Jennifer, Sabrina, Jake, and Clint.
Dr. Jeff Voegtlin
Dr. Voegtlin has been in Christian service for over twenty years. He is the conductor of the church and schools’ orchestra program, and he is overseer of the educational program of the college. After completing a B.A. in Pastoral Theology from Fairhaven Baptist College, he received a M.A. in Bible from Pensacola Christian College. In 2007, he completed the requirements for an Ed.D. from Bob Jones University. As Associate Pastor, he administrates the many outreach ministries of our church. He teaches our adult Sunday School class.
Pastor Dan Armacost
Dan Armacost has been on staff at Fairhaven since 1993. After completing a B.A. in Pastoral Theology from Fairhaven Baptist College, he received a M.Div. from Bible Baptist Theological Seminary in Cromwell, Connecticut. Besides Dean of Students responsibilities for our college, he is the Dean of Bible and serves as an Assistant Pastor at Fairhaven Baptist Church. On the weekends, he ministers in LaPorte, bringing children into our Sunday School as well as teaching our 3rd and 4th grade junior church.
Pastor Archie Parrish
Archie Parrish came to Fairhaven Baptist College in the fall of 1997. He graduated four years later in 2001 with a bachelor’s degree in theology. After completing his education at Fairhaven, he served as a Christian school teacher in Massachusetts, an assistant pastor in Missouri, and a pastor in Idaho. In 2013, he and his family returned to Fairhaven. He then assumed the position of youth pastor for us. He also administrates our summer day camp.