OUR TEAM

Passionate to Share the Love

of Christ in our community

Jim Wesson

Jim Wesson

Prior to joining NBCM as Executive Director, Jim served as President and Administrator of CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital – New Braunfels from 2008 to 2021, and as Senior Vice President and CEO at Valley Baptist Medical Center in Harlingen from 1997 to 2008. He is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives and a graduate of University of Central Arkansas; he also holds a Master of Health Services Administration from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

Jim loves to read and enjoys hiking with his wife Susan.

JIM WESSON
Executive Director

Jim Wesson joined NBCM as Executive Director in August 2021 after serving on the NBCM board for 6 years. Jim brings a strong passion for Christ and wealth of leadership skills gained during his 35-year career in health care.

DIRECTORS

Jennifer Covington

DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR

With extensive development experience at hospitals in New Braunfels, Fort Worth, and Houston, Jennifer helped launch NBCM in 2008. Jennifer now leads charitable giving, grant writing and communications.

830-832-3763

Stacey Minor

OPERATIONS AND FINANCE DIRECTOR

Stacey joined NBCM in 2018 and brings experience as Executive Director of a non-profit organization. As a Licensed Master Social Worker, she offers extensive experience empowering families to live their best lives.

830-626-7762

Jamie Ezell, Kids Club Director

Jamie Ezell

KIDS CLUB DIRECTOR

Jamie enjoyed 20 years of working with families and their children, providing resources and direction for assistance. In 2018, Jamie joined NBCM with the goal to provide encouragement and support to families, but also to express the love of our Savior, Jesus Christ.

830-626-7762

Ashley Woodward, VIM Director

Ashley Woodward

VOLUNTEERS IN MEDICINE DIRECTOR

Ashley joined Volunteers in Medicine in 2018, leveraging her healthcare and networking experience to serve our community with the love of Christ.

830-632-5131

DEVELOPMENT & ADMINISTRATION

Staci Osterkamp

ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS

After 5 years of teaching at a local university, Staci joined NBCM in 2017 with a desire to be a part of the life change that the hope of Jesus Christ brings.

830-708-7525

Debbie Gentry

OPERATIONS AND FINANCE COORDINATOR

Debbie has served as Administrative Coordinator for Kids Club since 2014. In 2018, Debbie joined the NBCM staff, leveraging her experience and gifts God has given her to serve the ministry as a whole.

830-626-7762

Judy Hoffmann

Judy Hoffmann

GRANTS COORDINATOR

Judy joined NBCM in 2021.

210-573-9015

Faith Smith

Faith Smith

COMMUNICATIONS COORDINATOR

Faith has worked in the communications industry since 2014. With a passion for serving others and for communications, Faith joined the NBCM team in 2021 to help spread the love of Jesus in the community.

830-358-0495

Karen Veriato

DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR

Karen joined NBCM in 2019 after retiring from an accomplished career with responsibilities in accounting, human resources, information technology, and publishing for a state agency. Karen coordinates donor communication and documents contributions.

512-567-7097

BOARD MEMBERS
Ray Still

Board Chair
Senior Pastor, Oakwood Church

LEIGH ANN DEES

Board Vice-Chair
Retired Educator & Administrator

Christi Piner
CHRISTI PINER, CPA

Board Treasurer/Secretary
Self-employed CPA

SHERI BOYD, MD

New Braunfels Cardiology

Linda Canady
LINDA CANADY

Retired Educator

Jason Leach
JASON LEACH, JD

Attorney, Reagan Burrus PLLC

JENNIFER THARP, JD

Comal County Criminal District Attorney

Jim Wesson
JIM WESSON, FACHE

Executive Director
New Braunfels Christian Ministries