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Amestoy Family Photo staffRachel Amestoy
Sunday Morning Children's Team Leader

Rachel Amestoy has experience teaching elementary and special education in both the public and private sectors. She grew up in Venice, FL and graduated from Florida Southern College in 2004. Rachel has been married to Clayton for 15 years and together they have three elementary-aged children. She has enjoyed volunteering in BBCC's children's ministry for over ten years and is passionate about helping children grow in their faith.

 
Sandra Aviles bio photoSandra Aviles
Office Assistant

Sandra’s dream of becoming a pediatric nurse was put on hold when she became a mother and decided to be a stay home mom. When her second daughter was 2 years old, she pursued a job in a doctor’s office in New York and trained to be a medical assistant. She moved to Florida in 1997 as a single mom, looking to give her 2 daughters a better life. She later married her second husband and had her third daughter. Three of her greatest pleasures and passions are: being a mother, a grandmother, and working for the past few years at Boynton Beach Community Church where she has grown spiritually, grown emotionally, and has built relationships that will last for eternity.

 
Nicole Consiglio bio photoNicole Consiglio
Awana Team Leader

Nicole has been a lifelong resident in Wallingford, Connecticut prior to her move to Florida in late 2016. While in Connecticut she worked for 18 years as a Workforce Health Consultant at OneDigital and 7 years as the Director of Social Services at Ridgeview Healthcare Center. She has 12 years of experience teaching Pre-K, Kindergarten & 2nd grade church school at First Congregational Church of Wallingford, Connecticut. She moved from Connecticut with her husband, Michael and her adult daughter, Giana. She has another daughter, Danielle, and granddaughter, Briella, who still live in Connecticut. Nicole likes to be active on a regular basis and enjoys nature walks, biking, swimming, dancing, and gardening. She continues to evolve her faith by reading scripture, attending church at BBCC, and listening to God’s word through Daily Hope podcasts.

 
Jeff Dunn Staff Photo 2Jeff Dunn
Worship Leader

Jeff Dunn is a singer/song writer and guitarist and has served on several worship teams in local churches for the past 15 years. He studied Music Theory at Cleveland State Community college in his hometown of Cleveland, Tennessee. Jeff joined our staff in November of 2014. He is married to Margarita and together they have 2 adult children and an 8 year old daughter.

 
phil letzia profilePhil Letizia
Pastor of Discipleship

Phil and his wife Jenny are both South Florida natives, born and raised in Ft. Lauderdale. They have two children, Oliver and Jane. Phil and Jenny both enjoy music and love to travel. Phil is an avid sports fan (including a Miami Hurricanes fan) and is also studying in a PhD program at the University of Aberdeen in Scotland. Phil provides leadership for all of our discipleship ministries, focusing on men’s ministry, small groups, and adult classes, as well as serving on our teaching team and assisting with Communion, baptisms, and weddings.

 
Lockett bio photoRyan and Kellë Lockett
Directors of Student Ministries

Ryan and Kelley are both creatives, musicians, and lifelong athletes.

Kellë grew up in Southern California and has extensive experience with theatre, acting, dance, and visual arts. She attended the University of Florida, and is continuing her education in the integration of religion and dramatic arts with Harvard University, worship arts with Worship U, and the art of curation with Sotheby’s Institute of Art.

Ryan grew up in south Florida, studied psychology and music at Florida Atlantic University and foreign language at the Defense Language Institute while serving in the US Army, and is continuing his education in global missions and Christian ministry with Abilene Christian University.

They have have three amazing children: Hayden, Victoria, and Mason.

 
Bobbi Mace-Maldonado bio photoBobbi Mace-Maldonado
Children's Ministry Assistant

Bobbi was raised in Carmel, Indiana and relocated to Florida almost 10 years ago. She studied at Indiana University Indianapolis and received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Management, Human Resource Management and International Studies from the Kelley School of Business, along with a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish. Additionally, Bobbi has earned a Master of Business Administration from Florida Atlantic University. She comes to BBCC with over 15 years of leadership experience. Bobbi and her husband Pablo and have 2 children—Jackson 16 years old and Sophia 4 years old. Bobbi is very active her son’s Boy Scout troop and has served in several leadership positions. Bobbi enjoys spending time with family, going to the beach, camping, teaching, and doing creative projects.

 
Gwen Talsma bio photoGwen Talsma
Awana Ministry Assistant

Gwen and her husband Vance have two adult daughters and three grandchildren. Gwen has lived in South Florida since she was two years old and considers herself a native. She is a graduate of Calvin College and FAU and enjoys the beach and watching her grandchildren in their many sports activities. Gwen has volunteered in children's ministries for over 25 years, and she has been attending BBCC for 2 years and enjoys being part of Women's Bible studies and Awana Clubs.

 
textor staff pic Laura Textor
Office Manager

Laura has been married to her husband, Steve, for more than 25 years. They have two sons, Stevie and Ryan. Laura is originally from Pennsylvania and moved to Florida when she was 17. She graduated from UCF in 1989 with a degree in Finance and worked in insurance for 10 years. After her children were born, Laura worked part time as a preschool teacher for 15 years and also worked in children’s ministry at BBCC. Besides currently being the office manager, Laura also teaches in the preschool Sunday school class.