Pastor Dallas Stringer

Lead Pastor

Pastor Dallas Stringer came to Eastmont Baptist in October of 2016, after serving God faithfully as a Pastor in West Texas and as an evangelist traveling to many other areas of the world. With him comes his passion for telling others about Christ and a zeal for discipling his fellow brothers and sisters. 

Pastor Dallas received his Master of Biblical Studies as well as his Bachelor of Ministry at Andersonville Theological Seminary. He was ordained by Lifeway Fellowship Baptist Church of Amarillo, Texas. 

He brings with him Heather his wife of 15 years and their five, beautiful children: Mark, Hannah, Brooklyn, Ella, and Clint. 

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Pastor Don Azevedo

Executive Pastor

Pastor Don Azevedo came to Eastmont Baptist Church November 1998 after more than 20 years of counseling experience in psychiatric hospitals, treatment programs, private settings, and trauma response. 

Pastor Don has a Master of Divinity degree in theology from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (1980), and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and Sociology from California Baptist College (1974).

Don and his wife, Pam – who is a gifted teacher, have been married since 1977 and have four children – Perry, Kalyn, Catherine, and Ryan.

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Pastor J.R. Cano

Worship Pastor

J.R. came to Eastmont Baptist as the Associate Pastor of Worship in November of 2009. J.R. Cano, a Texas native, grew up on the High Plains of Texas in Dumas. 

J.R. attended the Wayland Baptist University School of Music where he majored in Vocal Performance and Church Music. J.R. received his theological training from the Bible Chair of The Southwest in Amarillo Texas.  J.R. is also bilingual. Pastor J.R. received a degree in Sociology from Ashford University. J.R. has served in ministry for 13 years with experience in Student Ministry as well as Worship. His wife Melissa received her BS in Biology from Wayland Baptist University. Melissa is a Registered Nurse, loves to cook and enjoys being a mom. They have two children; Ethan 7 and Charles (Charlie) 2.

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PAstor Neftali Macias

Spanish ministry Pastor

Pastor Neftali preaches at 12:30pm on Sundays in Spanish at Eastmont. He and his wife Ruth live here in the valley and would love to see you in service!

Kate Wall

Ministry Operations Manager 

Kate's is the first voice you will likely hear when you call the church office.  If you have questions about any of our ministries, please email her at  She lives in East Wenatchee with her husband Devin Wall, RN.  Kate and Devin own two adorable dogs and one very large old cat.

Juan Sanchez

Head Custodian

Juan is the reason our campus stays in great shape. He is truly a steward of the physical plant and does so with a great attitude. Juan is married to Sandra and they have a son, Andrew.  

BRenda young R.N.

Faith Community Nurse

Brenda Young, RN is our Faith Community Nurse. She has worked at Quincy Community Health, Columbia Valley Community Health, CWH Women's Health, Internal Medicine, the Lighthouse Clinic, and continues to perform duties as a camp nurse, and of course our nurse on site for church activities.

Brenda's Wellness Ministry is here to provide health education, health counseling, blood pressure screenings, visitations, assessments, advocacy, and referrals.  

Brenda writes a monthly pamphlet about health issues that you can find at our Welcome Center or on her Wellness Board in the Adult Growth Group wing of the church.

She also writes a quarterly newsletter article that can be found here.