Dr. Chris Orr
Dr. Chris Orr comes to us after serving as Pastor at Pioneer Baptist Church in Harrodsburg, KY. A Florida native, Chris served as Associate Pastor at First Baptist Church, Bronson, FL, and College and Recreation Pastor at Stetson Baptist Church in DeLand, FL. Chris and his wife, Katie, previously on staff at CRU (Campus Crusade for Christ). Pastor Chris and Katie are the proud parents of Kenneth, Anna and Michael. Pastor Chris earned his B.A. at the University of North Florida, his Master of Divinity at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary and his Doctor of Ministry at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.
Clint has been married to Amanda Patterson for the last 21 years. They have three boys: Ridge, Roan, and Reid.
children's ministry director
Kathy has been a part of the GIBC family since 2007 and staff beginning in 2015. She has served with our Children’s Ministry for over 10 years. She home-schooled her daughter through high school and then continued her education at Lake Sumter State College. She currently works full-time at Lake Technical College in Eustis, FL, in Health Sciences and serves as our Children’s Director. She has been married to her husband, Larry, for 27 years and they have a daughter, Brianne (Brie).
Associate pastor &
minister of worship
Pastor Shaun joined the GIBC family in April 2019. He has a degrees in Church Music from The Baptist College of Florida and Music Technology from Indiana University. He has served in churches throughout Florida, North Carolina, and Texas. Shaun enjoys fishing, reading, playing jazz, Miami Dolphins football, hanging out with his wife, Alison, and four kids, Anna, Ella, Aiden, and Ian, and being a sci-fi and fantasy nerd.
Kayla hails originally from the beautiful city of Baltimore, Maryland. She received her Bachelor’s of Arts in Theatre Arts from Liberty University in May of 2018 and moved to Mount Dora, FL, this past August. Kayla enjoys reading, writing, photography, hiking, and traveling.