Rev. Leanne Friesen
Rev. Leanne Friesen has served as our lead pastor since 2005. She is a gifted preacher and visionary and aims to make her teaching accessible to anyone, especially people who are new to faith or church. She loves to laugh, meet new people, and see how creative she can get with her “sermon activities.”
Associate Pastor of Discipleship and Missions
Leslie Makins brings her gifts of hospitality, administration and teaching to develop discipleship and missional programs that are relevant and challenging for all ages. Leslie gives 110% to all she leads to make every detail special. It’s hard to find Pastor Leslie without a smile - or a cup of coffee in her hand!
Next Generation Pastor
Jessica McGuire oversees our children and youth programs with love. Pastor Jessica is currently on MaternityLeave. She is especially passionate about helping grow the next generation into disciples of Christ. Don’t let her gentle spirit fool you – you never know when she will show up in a clown costume or suggest a game of Bazooka ball!
Andrew Moore oversees the administration of MHBC. He is the guy who will most likely answer the phone when you call. We are thankful that he is here to help all of us get the information, supplies and support we need. (Keep an eye on the bulletin, because he likes to insert little jokes and see if anyone notices.)
Mount Hamilton Baptist Church Board
We are thankful for an engaged and godly Board of Directors that oversees the ministry of MHBC. This board is elected by the partners of MHBC and members serve 3 year terms. Current Board Members (From left to right) Top row: Leanne Friesen (pastor), Darlene Goodwin (chair), Ian MacLennan (vice chair), Amanada De Santis, Bottom Row: Tara Smith, Rod Elliott, Andrea Montague, Joan Bowick. If you have concerns or questions to direct to the board, please write email@example.com and the email will be received by our current chair and vice chair.