Russ Baker has been on staff at Westview since July of 2013 as both the Associate Pastor and now Senior Pastor. He is married to his lovely wife Heather and has two sons, Nathan and Samuel.
Born and raised in Amarillo, Russ spent 10 years in the U.S. Army serving with both 2nd Bn. 75th Ranger Regiment and the C co. LRS 3/124 Cav. He is a veteran of both Operation Uphold Democracy in Haiti and Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan.
In 2003, Russ and his family spent three years in foreign missions, church planting in San Jose del Sitio, Chihuahua, Mexico.
He is a graduate of Amarillo College where he earned an Associate of Arts in Business Administration and The Moody Bible Institute where he earned his Bachelor of Science in Biblical Studies. Additionally, Russ is currently a graduate student at Reformed Theological Seminary