Our Staff

Director of Missions

Dr. David McFadden

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Dave says that his life mission is to know Christ, grow in Christ, show Christ and go with Christ, taking as many people with him as he can along the way.

Dave and his wife, Donna both consider New Mexico to be their home state, Dave being from Jal and Donna being from Lordsburg. They met at the BSU at New Mexico State University.

Dave received his B. A. in Economics from New Mexico State University in 1977. He then went on to earn his Master of Divinity from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in 1984; and his Doctor of Ministry from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in 1988.

Dave has served as the Director of Missions for the Tri-Area Baptist Association since November 2019.



Ministry Assistant

Elaine Williford

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Elaine began working for the association(s) in January, 2013.  She is a member of Central Baptist Church in Clovis where she plays organ for the first service.  She also plays organ/piano for Sandia Baptist Church in Clovis  - which was her home church growing up.  Elaine is also involved with New Mexico Baptist Disaster Relief.