OUR STAFF


  • Pastor Carl Wells

    Senior pastor

    Pastor Carl graduated from Mulberry High School in 1966 and soon after joined the USAF.  Upon his discharge he enrolled in Florida Baptist Schools for two years.  He became the pastor of WOBC in 1973 and continues until this day.  He received his B.A. in Biblical Studies in 2012 from Louisiana Baptist University from which he also holds a Master's degree in Leadership Management. 
      
    wobcarl@aol.com


  • Pastor Bill Hassell

    Associate Pastor/couple's ministry

    Pastor Bill and his wife Janee joined the staff of WOBC in 2014 working directly with our married couples.  Pastor Bill has led churches in both Texas and Alabama. Pastor Bill received his bachelor's degree in Theology from Baptist College of Florida in 1986 and has completed part of a Master's degree in Divinity from Southwestern Baptist Seminary. 
      
    wobcbill@gmail.com


  • Pastor Tinky Parrish 

    Associate Pastor/Men's ministry

    Pastor Tinky graduated from Mulberry High School and is a product of the ministries at WOBC.  Pastor Tinky served in youth ministry here for over 15 years before pioneering our Men's ministry back in 2012.  Pastor Tinky received his formal education from Florida Baptist Schools in Lakeland, Florida and the Word of Life Bible Institute in Hudson, Florida. 
      
    wobctinky@aol.com


  • Pastor Joe Wells

    Associate Pastor/Music and Students

    Pastor Joe graduated from Mulberry High School in 2008.  He grew up in WOBC and attended Warner University in Lake Wales, Florida where he received his B.A. in Music Ministry.  Currently, Pastor Joe is a student at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary pursing his Master's degree in Divinity.
      
    wobjoe@aol.com


  • Wendy Coulter

    Church Administrator

    Wendy joined the WOBC staff as Church Administrator in 2015.  She graduated from Lakeland Christian School and holds a Bachelor's degree in Accounting from Florida Southern College in Lakeland, Florida.  She has served as the church pianist since the age of 14 and works with special music groups for Sunday worship.
      
    willowoakbaptist@gmail.com


  • Jeannie Wells

    Secretary

    Jeannie has been an active member at WOBC for over 25 years and joined the staff in 2017. She has served in both the Children's and Youth ministries and is currently a member of the choir.  


    wobjeannie@aol.com