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Leading As We Are Lead

Our Senior Management Team


Gerald Baker, Jr.

Gerald Baker, Jr.
Executive Director

Kim Baker
Director of Resident Services

Gerald and Kim Baker came to Pittsboro Christian Village in 2006. Commended by Fayetteville Bible Chapel, Fayetteville, NC., the Bakers are now in fellowship with the believers at Pittsboro Bible Assembly, which meets on the Pittsboro Christian Village campus.

Prior to becoming Executive Director at Pittsboro Christian Village, Gerald was a commissioned officer in the United States Army. His bachelor’s degree is from North Georgia College. And his passion is ensuring that Pittsboro Christian Village residents receive the the best possible care—both physically and spiritually.

As Director of Resident Services, Kim oversees housekeeping, coordinates with volunteers, and assists with special events and hospitality activities. She is known for her care and compassion, playing a major role in ensuring a great quality of life for everyone here. One of Kim’s favorite responsibilities is giving tours to our many visitors, introducing them to our community and sharing the life it provides.

David McBurnett

David McBurnett
Director of Resident Care

David McBurnett came to Pittsboro Christian Village in July, 2005 and serves as the Director of Resident Care for our Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) and Administrator for the Care Home. In 1991 David came to know the Lord Jesus Christ as his personal savior, and shortly afterwards felt led to the health care field, especially to minister to the aged. He graduated in 1996 from Sandhills Community College as a Licensed Practical Nurse and began his career as a nurse. In 1999 David received his Assisted Living Administrator’s license for Adult Care Homes in North Carolina and has worked in that capacity since then.

Cecile Ford

Cecile Ford
Director of Dining Services

Cecile Ford has served as the Director of Dining Services since January, 2009. She came to us from Parkway Chapel in Winston-Salem, NC and has been in happy fellowship with similar assemblies since the Lord saved her in 1984. Previously, Cecile has served as Director of Dining Services at Bible Colleges in Maryland and North Carolina, and at a Bible Camp in North Carolina, bringing a wealth of knowledge and experience to Pittsboro Christian Village. She is certified as a Food Service Manager in North Carolina. She loves to bring joy in peoples lives, especially to elderly, and this gift is maximized in the dining experience at Pittsboro Christian Village.

Joey Ashley

Joey Ashley
Director of Facility Services

Joey joined us as Director of Facility Services in December, 2010. He enjoys serving the residents here by ensuring that things, big and small, are always in working order. Joey earned a bachelor’s degree from High Point University before being commended by Grove Park Chapel (Durham, NC) to the work at Mountain Top Youth Camp. Grove Park Chapel remains his commending assembly. Joey and his wife are in fellowship with the saints gathered at Western Wake Bible Chapel in Apex, NC.

Our Board of Directors

Sam Thorpe

Sam Thorpe, Jr. – President
Lakeside Bible Chapel
Lincolnton, GA

Ron Taylor

Ron Taylor – Vice-President
North Ridge Bible Chapel
Raleigh, NC

Dave Steenland

David Steenland – Treasurer
Shannon Hills Bible Chapel
Greensboro, NC

Richard Caldwell

Richard Caldwell – Secretary
Shannon Hills Bible Chapel
Greensboro, NC

Roy Arrowsmith

Roy Arrowsmith – Director
Western Wake Bible Chapel
Apex, NC

Jerry Denny

Jerry Denny – Director
Reidsville Bible Chapel
Reidsville, NC

James Gibbons

James Gibbons – Director
Asheville Gospel Chapel
Asheville, NC

James Helmly

James Helmly – Director
Cherrydale Bible Chapel
Fredericksburg, VA

Bert Jones

Bert Jones – Director
Reidsville Bible Chapel
Reidsville, NC

Gene Locklear

Gene Locklear – Director
Good News Chapel
Laurinburg, NC

Rod Sharp

Rod Sharp – Director
Triad Christian Fellowship
Winston-Salem, NC

Members of the Corporation


Carey Cottle
Lakeside Bible Chapel
Greensboro, NC

Skip Elliott
Summerville Bible Fellowship
Summerville, SC

Jerry Isaacs
Parkway Chapel
Winston-Salem, NC

Mark Schell
North Ridge Bible Chapel
Raleigh, NC

Rex Trogdon
Believers Bible Chapel
Charlotte, NC

Honorary Member of the Corporation


Reginald Edwards, Jr.
Fayetteville, NC