Executive Director (formerly Director of Missions)

The Raleigh Baptist Association (RBA), an association of 143 churches, is seeking a full-time Executive Director to serve our rural and metropolitan area. We include 40 language and ethnic congregations and four churches with female senior pastors. The member churches represent a broad range of diversity in Baptist life, including affiliations with the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina (BSCNC), Cooperative Baptist Fellowship of North Carolina (CBFNC), Southern Baptist Convention (SBC), the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship (CBF) and other Baptist bodies. The Executive Director shall endeavor to work in cooperation with all churches, giving priority to casting a unifying vision, developing effective leaders, and building strong relationships within the Baptist churches, the RBA, other Baptist bodies (including SBC and CBF), and the larger community. The Executive Director shall serve as the chief planner, administrator, and resource person responsible for the oversight of all ministries, programs, and staff of the RBA. A graduate degree from an accredited seminary/divinity school is required. Extensive leadership, within a Baptist Church and/or Association, is preferred. Candidates must complete the application – Executive Director Application. In addition, candidates must send their resume, a photo, and at least 3 references with contact information, within 2 weeks of completing the application, by email to RBASearchTeam@gmail.com. Applications will close on October 15, 2019.


A Profile for Our Next Executive Director

As we think about the next Executive Director for the Raleigh Baptist Association, several questions come to mind. How shall we describe the person we are looking for? What kinds of gifts, qualifications, or experiences will be needed? Once he or she begins the job, what will be the top priorities? Click here for the profile.


“Survey Says!” – A Report from the RBA Executive Director Search Committee

 During the month of June 2019 the RBA Executive Director Search Committee conducted a survey among its membership. Click here for the Committee’s report.


If you wish to share information or suggestions with our committee, please email us at RBASearchTeam@gmail.com

Executive Director Search Committee

David Hailey, Chair (Hayes Barton Baptist Church)                Randy Bridges (Rolesville Baptist Church)
Gloria Ashe, Secretary (Zebulon Baptist Church)                   Byron Greene (Highland Baptist Church)
Barbara Best (Crabtree Valley Baptist Church)                      Dyna Ngama (Grace Church for All Nations)
Kay Bissette (Trinity Baptist Church)