Meet the FBC George West Leadership Team

Bruce Irving
Senior Pastor

Brother Bruce and Karen moved to George West in 1982. They have two sons. Jeff, the oldest, is a Major in in the U.S.Army. Chris is a pastor.  Bro. Bruce is a graduate of Texas A&M Univ. and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Karen is the retired County Clerk for Live Oak County. She teaches primary school children in Sunday School and sings in the sanctuary choir and praise band.  Bruce likes to play golf and the guitar while Karen does crafts but their favorite hobby right now is their 10 grandchildren.

Judy Hendrick
Worship Director
Judy and her husband, Bobby, have recently retired after 15 years pastoring and English-speaking church in central Mexico, and they are excited to be in George West. Judy has played piano and organ from childhood, and leading worship is a great joy for her. Judy joined the staff as Worship Director May 2018.
Katheryn Cansino
Interim Youth Director
Katheryn joined the staff summer of 2018.
Cindy Hatfield
Administrative Assistant
Cindy Hatfield has served as the Administrative Assistant since 2004.  She and her husband Dennis have been members of the church since 1989. They sing in the choir and serve in various ministries of the church. They also delight in spending as much time as possible with their four children, their spouses and eight grandchildren.