Our Leaders

The staff and leadership is comprised of men and women who not only minister to, but also love, care and pray for the people of our church.  Please contact them with any concerns or questions relating to their areas of ministry.

Dave Fields

Lead Pastor

Dave has ministered as a youth pastor for 10 years, and as a lead pastor since 1995.  He came to Hillsboro First Baptist as our lead pastor in 2009.  Dave received his MDiv from Western Seminary.  

Rich Finn

Families & Youth Pastor

Rich has been a member of Hillsboro First Baptist for over 10 years, serving as an elder over children and family ministries.   He has recently changed careers from the corporate world to minister to the youth and families of Hillsboro First Baptist.  Rich is passionate about growing the community in and around Hillsboro First Baptist.  

David Rivas

Worship Pastor

David received a Master of Music from Portland State University and has been involved in church music since 2003.  He oversees our music and technology programs, including composing, training, and equipment.  He's passionate to see people grow in their love for God and others, and equipping them with the tools to do so.   


Frank Carpenter

Visitation & Seniors Pastor

Frank graduated from the University of Oregon, where he dedicated his life to follow and serve Christ Jesus. After graduation he completed  his MDiv at Western Seminary.  In addition to ministering to the needs of seniors Frank teaches several classes and organizes outings.  

Glenda Wright

Administrative Assistant

Glenda ensures our projects and programs have the resources they need to be successful, and administers our office needs.