Staff

SEAN SHEERAN

Lead Pastor

Sean first attended Hespeler Baptist Church as a non-Christian at age 17. Through the preaching of the gospel and the friendship of Christians, God showed him of his need to repent of his sin, believe in Jesus Christ and be saved. From there Sean attended Heritage Bible College, graduating with a Bachelor of Religious Education in 2009, the same year he came on staff full time (part time in 2008). In 2011 Sean was ordained with the Fellowship of Evangelical Baptist Churches of Canada. Sean has been serving as lead pastor since September 2013. He is married to Meredith and they have four children - Cole, Luke, Hallë and Isaiah.

CALEB HALL

Associate Pastor

Caleb repented of his sins, and believed on the Lord Jesus Christ at the age of six. He has attended Hespeler Baptist Church since 2012. Before beginning his pastoral degree at Heritage College and Seminary, in 2011, Caleb took a year of BioMedical Studies at the University of Northern British Columbia. In January 2016, Caleb was hired as a full time Associate Pastor and oversees our youth/kids' ministries, integration ministry as well as life groups. In 2022 Caleb was ordained with the Fellowship of Evangelical Baptist Churches of Canada.  Caleb is married to Brianna. Some of his favourite pastimes are reading, hiking, hockey, and music.

KEVIN DAU

Associate Pastor of Discipleship and Biblical Counselling

Kevin trusted in Jesus at age seven. He grew up in a small town in northern Minnesota and moved to Minneapolis where he studied Bible and social science at the University of Northwestern, St. Paul. Next, he studied Christian education, theology, and ministry at Bethel Seminary. Following this he entered full time ministry at a downtown Minneapolis church. There he met his wife, Leanna who has been on this journey with him for over 12 years. After 20 years of ministry in Minneapolis, Kevin returned to school to Westminster Theological Seminary in Pennsylvania where he studied biblical counselling. He helped plant a church along with Leanna in Minnesota while counselling professionally. In 2022, Kevin was called to full time discipleship and counselling ministry at Hespeler Baptist Church. His pastimes are reading, biking, hiking, playing board games, Lego, puzzles, good food, great coffee, and experiencing hygge.

Tom musetti

Pastoral Resident

Tom came to faith in Christ in his first year as a philosophy student at York University. Though the goal was to become a lawyer, his desires soon changed, and the Lord led him to seminary. During his academic years at Southern Seminary in Kentucky, Tom pastored a small rural church in southern Indiana. He is married to Samantha and they have three young children: Levi, Anna, and Kaia. Tom is currently working on his Ph.D. under Andreas Köstenberger at Midwestern Seminary in Kansas City, Missouri.

SHARON BURNET

Administrator

Sharon began attending Hespeler when she was in university and since that time she has been actively involved in many different areas of ministry (teaching Sunday School, leading Youth programs and Ladies Bible studies to name a few) in our church family. In 2000 she joined our staff as Church Administrator. Sharon manages the day-to-day operations within our office as well as providing support to our various ministries. Sharon gets joy out of helping others and considers it a privilege to be able serve the Lord in this way.

Elders

Scott Kinsinger

Elder

Jonathan Rudd

Elder

Mike Stocks

Elder