Robert Baldwin

Associate Pastor

Robert came to faith in Christ in 1962 at the age of 8. He came to High Pointe in 1999 to serve as the Worship Pastor and now serves as an associate pastor overseeing pastoral care and senior adults. Robert earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from Houston Baptist University in 1980. He and his wife Shirley have three married children and five grandchildren. 

Brady Bowman

Associate Pastor

Brady became a follower of Jesus Christ in 2009 while living amidst the mountains of Montana. It was there that he read the Bible attentively for the first time and encountered the good news offered to sinners through the death and resurrection of the Lord Jesus. In 2017, Brady joined the staff of High Pointe Baptist Church as a Pastoral Assistant. He now serves High Pointe as an associate pastor, giving particular attention to the High Pointe Institute and Life Groups. Brady earned a Bachelor's degree in Biblical and Theological Studies from Bethlehem College and Seminary in Minneapolis, MN and is currently pursuing a Master of Divinity degree online through the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Brady and his wife, Kristyn, have two daughters, Lily and Bella.

Marshall Canales

Associate Pastor

 Born and raised in the Austin area, Marshall grew up in a Christian home. However, it wasn’t until High School that the Lord saved him, showing him the false hope and peace he had found in his self-righteousness. Throughout his years in High School, the Lord used Christian hip hop and his mom’s fight with cancer to grow him in his understanding of the gospel. Marshall went on to undergraduate studies at Criswell College in Dallas, TX where he earned a Bachelor’s degree in Biblical Studies. In 2017, shortly after coming on staff at High Pointe as an intern, he earned his Master of Divinity degree from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Marshall now serves as an associate pastor overseeing Life Classes and High Pointe conferences. He is married to Alexandra, and they have three children; Kimberly, Hosea, and Ezekiel.

Rob Cooper

Lay Pastor

Rob was converted to Christ in college in 1994 while participating in a CRU Bible Study. In 2010, he joined High Pointe Baptist Church and became an elder in 2016. He earned a Bachelors and Masters degree in Electrical Engineering from MIT in Cambridge, MA, and is currently employed as a Semiconductor Test Engineer. Rob and his wife have one daughter and one son.

Davey Davis

Senior Associate Pastor

Davey came to faith in Christ at the age of 24 while listening to sermon podcasts. In 2016, he joined the staff of High Pointe Baptist Church as a Pastoral Assistant. Now Davey serves High Pointe as our senior associate pastor, with particular attention over administration and finances. Davey earned a Bachelors degree in Finance from Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene, TX and is currently pursuing a Masters of Divinity through the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, KY. Davey and his wife have two sons and one daughter.  

Jack Delk

Associate Pastor

Jack has been married to Mary for 45 years. They have two sons, one of which lives in Austin and who has their two grandchildren. Jack has a Master of Divinity degree from Bethel Seminary in St. Paul, Minnesota, has completed his Doctor of Ministry coursework in Biblical Counseling from Westminster Theological Seminary, and serves on the board of the Biblical Counseling Coalition.

Otis Fields

Lay Pastor

Otis became a follower of Christ in 1987 at the age of 36 after his third visit to Christ Memorial Baptist Church (now High Pointe) in Austin. He served as an AWANA teacher and commander, deacon, life institute teacher, and small group leader. He was in the first group of Elders appointed at High Pointe and continued to serve until 2018, when he took a sabbatical. He rejoined the Elder Board in November 2020. He has served on several pastoral teaching trips to Uganda and Ethiopia.  Otis received a BA in Accounting from Texas Lutheran University. He worked for the State Comptrollers Office for 32 years, retiring in 2008. He and his wife Fannie have been married for 44 years and have two daughters, two sons-in-law and three grandchildren.

Jaime Francisco

Lay Pastor

Jaime became a follower of Jesus Christ at the age of 25 through the television ministry of Christ Memorial Baptist Church. He was baptized in 1998 and has served as a Life Group Leader for over 15 years and also served as a Deacon at High Pointe Baptist Church. Jaime earned a Bachelors degree from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Aviation Maintenance Technology and works as a Site Lead Mechanic. He and his wife were married in 1999 and have two sons.

Addison Lawrence

Lay Pastor

Jesus saved Addison Lawrence when he was 24, hearing the gospel from his future wife, Debi. Through God’s grace, Addison and Debi just celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary, and they are blessed with 4 children who love the Lord.  Addison and Debi have been on mission trips to Central Asia and they’ve done Christian benevolence work in Mexico with Casas por Cristo. Addison graduated from Texas A&M University with an MBA, and he currently serves as an IT Operations Director at Dell. Addison previously served as elder for 6 years at High Pointe.

Anil Levi

Lay Pastor

Anil Levi was converted to Christ in 1989 at the age of 20. In 1995, he joined High Pointe Baptist Church (then Christ Memorial Baptist Church). Anil earned an undergraduate degree in Electronics Engineering from JN Engineering College in Aurangabad, India and later earned a graduate degree in Computer Science from Lamar University in Beaumont, Texas. He is currently employed as a Systems Verification Engineer. Anil and his wife have one son.

Jonathan Oskins

Lay Pastor

Jonathan trusted in Jesus Christ while in elementary school after hearing the gospel from his parents. He and his wife, Emily, were married in 2006 and have two sons. Jonathan and Emily joined High Pointe Baptist Church in 2011. Jonathan has a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Nebraska at Omaha and a Master’s degree from St. John’s College.

Juan R. Sanchez

Senior Pastor

Juan has served as senior pastor of High Pointe Baptist Church since August 2005. He is a graduate of the University of Florida and holds an MDiv, a ThM, and a PhD in systematic theology from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. In addition, Juan serves as a council member of The Gospel Coalition, co-founder and president of Coalición, and assistant professor of Christian theology at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He has authored numerous books, including 1 Peter for You and Seven Dangers Facing your Church.  His most recent book is The Leadership Formula: Develop the Next Generation of Leaders in the Church. Juan has been married to Jeanine since 1990, and they have five adult daughters. 

John Thompson

Lay Pastor

John became a believer in Christ in response to a sermon heard at High Pointe in 2010. He earned a BS in Biology and a BA in Anthropology and History from the University of Texas at Austin in 2008. He graduated from the University of Texas Law School in 2011. John is an estate tax attorney for a bank. He and his wife have two sons and one daughter.

Staff

Meet the team.

Marie Bacolor

Administrative Assistant

Robert Baldwin

Associate Pastor

Brady Bowman

Associate Pastor

Marshall Canales

Associate Pastor

Jessica Cardenas

Administrative Assistant

Davey Davis

Senior Associate Pastor

Jack Delk

Associate Pastor

Brenda Kerlin

Financial Administrator

Dan Lisa

Eric McAllister

Juan Sanchez

Director of Student Ministry
Director of Liturgy and Music
Senior Pastor

Jordan Washington

Director of College Ministry

Erin Wyman

Director of Children's Ministry

Office Hours

MONDAY - THURSDAY
8:30am - 4:30pm