Joyce was born and raised in Baguio City and Benguet, Philippines. She was a Psychologist by profession before she traveled to different countries as a missionary, music teacher and a volunteer for 5 years. She has a Bachelor's in Psychology with Special Education units from Saint Louis University and MA in Music from the Philippine Baptist Theological Seminary with additional units in Missions. She also attended Stella Adler School of acting and Broadway Dance Center. She has been serving VREBBC since 2008 as a Music Director.

                                                                joycelaoagan@gmail.com

     Pastor David Boone has been a pastor since 1984, serving churches in Ohio, West Virginia, Delaware, Georgia and New Jersey.  Pastor David served as a bi-vocational pastor for many years and retired at the end of 2015 as a Juvenile Detective for the Fair Lawn Police Department.  Justice and mercy are important parts of his ministry as he shares the love of Christ. He is a 3rd generation pastor who strives to “Live the Life, Love the People, and Preach the Word.”                                     

     He is married to a wonderful wife, Cheryl, and has two adult sons, Kiernan and Cameron.                                                        vrebbcpastor@aol.com  

     Sung An began his time with Van Riper Ellis Broadway Baptist Church in December 2004. He holds a B.A degree from Keimyung University inTae-Gu, S. Korea and an M. Div from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminaryin Fort Worth, TX. Prior to coming to V.R.E.B.B.C, he served as Youth Pastor at Tallowood Korean Baptist Church in Houston, TX. More than anything in ministry, he loves to play guitar and sing songs, and meet new people around town. Sung has a passion to see lives changed by God's word and His grace.

     He has a beautiful wife, Helen, and two wonderful children, Hyunjune and Sueyeon. He enjoys working out, playing with his kids, soccer, and watching movies.                                                       vrebbc@hotmail.com