Leadership Staff

Mike Frazier
Mike FrazierSenior Pastor
Mike came to CBT in January 1999 with his wife Rachel after being pastor of the Stanley Heights Baptist Church in East Ridge, TN for eight years. Pastor Frazier serves as the president of the Baptist Church Ministries Network as well as the president and chairmen of SENT INC. The Fraziers have three children, Lauren, Justin, and Connor. You typically can find Mike at one of Connor’s baseball games or enjoying some ice cream. He loves his ice cream.

Trent Dibell
Trent DibellCamp CHOF Director & Middle School Director
Trent was born and raised in Navarre, Ohio. His family joined CBT in 2001, and in 2005 he was a counselor at Camp CHOF. The ministry of Camp CHOF and the working of the Lord was the catalyst that placed Trent where he is today. He was baptized at CBT, and then in 2013 surrendered for full-time ministry. Trent was ordained in November of 2018. With a background in education and working with youth, Trent is passionate about people and reaching them with the Gospel of Christ. Trent is also the Middle School Director where he is faithfully assisted by his wife, Tristyn, and a team of Middle School Adult Leaders. Trent and Tristyn have two children, Josephine and Zane.

Jake Tovissi
Jake TovissiPastoral Care Pastor
Jake was raised in the Canton area and has been a member of Canton Baptist Temple for over 40 years. He joined the staff in 1998. Jake and his wife Susan have 3 grown children: Tristyn, Jessica, and Taylor and are the proud grandparents of 8 grandkids. Jake teaches the Bridgebuilders Adult Bible Fellowship. His ministry consists of Discipleship, Counseling, Bible Studies, Grief and Divorce Support, Forever Young, as well as other Pastoral Care Duties. Jake is a huge sports fan and loves to read and listen to classical music.

Robert Hagy
Robert HagyOperations Director
Robert was born in the small southwest Virginia town of Grundy. At age 6 his family moved to the Richmond, Virginia area where he spent the next 34 years. In 2001 his employer relocated he and his family to Dover and eventually to Canton, Ohio where they currently reside. He joined the staff here at CBT in September of 2010 as Director of Operations. His goal is to manage the activities of the day-to-day operations in order to allow the pastoral staff to focus on the ministries of the church. Robert was saved and baptized at age 16. He is married to Sheila and they have three children, Katie, Nikki, and Jesse.

Bob Hutton
Bob HuttonCommunications Director/Missions Director
Bob has been involved in ministry most of his life. His first ministry experience came while living with his parents who were missionaries in Guatemala. He was an assistant pastor in Nebraska and Ohio, and for over 10 years was the pastor of a church in Ohio. In 2006 he went as a missionary to the Republic of Ireland where he was able to begin a work in Mallow, County, Cork that is thriving today. Bob has three daughters Trisha (Brad), Tara and Tiffani (Dom) and four grandchildren.

Josh Vick
Josh VickHigh School and Sports Director
Josh was born and raised in Canton. In 2017 he gave his life to Christ and was baptized shortly after. It was in the summer of 2018 that he started to become burdened for ministry and in October of 2018 he surrendered for full time ministry. God has done a wonderful work in his life and has transformed him completely. He has a wonderful wife Kaitlyn, and they have been married for seven years. Two awesome kids, Ezekiel and Loretta. He loves music, watching Buckeye’s and Brown’s football, and eating good food with friends and family. He has a burden for lost people, reaching them with the gospel of Jesus Christ, and discipling them in the Word of God. He is currently working on his bachelor’s degree in Biblical Studies from Louisiana Baptist University.

Robert Ballard
Robert BallardMinister of Music
Robert was born in Charleston, WV and was raised in the small coal mining town of Boomer, WV. Robert came to know Christ at the age of eight and was baptized shortly after. Robert has had a love for church music ministry for as far back as he can remember. He has over twelve years of full-time worship leading experience and holds a bachelor’s degree in music and a master’s degree in Worship Studies. Robert is passionate about leading congregational worship, directing a choir and instrumentalists, and leading people from all generations and backgrounds into worship. In 2003, Robert married his high school sweetheart, Erin. God has blessed them with three boys, Landon, Luke and Liam. In addition to spending time with his family and cheering on the WVU Mountaineers, Robert loves to spend time in the outdoors hunting and fishing. Robert and his family currently reside in Cross Lanes, WV.

Mike Fisher
Mike FisherSecurity/ Meal Coordinator
Mike was born and raised in Kissimmee, Florida. After retiring in June 2013, he and his family relocated to Canton, Ohio and joined Canton Baptist Temple in January 2014. Mike and his wife Kelli have two children, Peyton and Ethan. In addition to spending time with his family, Mike enjoys watching Perry Panther football, working outside, doing stained glass, and eating lots of ice cream.

Support Staff

Sue Hoffman
Sue HoffmanMissions Secretary
Debbie Cardwell
Debbie CardwellAssistant to Children's Ministry/Book Store Manager
Katie Hagy
Katie HagyAssistant to Communications/Camp CHOF/Music Ministry
Carol Fazio
Carol FazioFinancial Secretary
Teri Galica
Teri GalicaPastoral Care Secretary & Receptionist
Trisha Lechner
Trisha LechnerOutreach and Assimilation Secretary
Sheila Hagy
Sheila HagySenior Pastor's Secretary
Duaine Bennett
Duaine BennettCustodian
Andy Morgan
Andy MorganCamp CHOF Care Taker
Danny Degordon
Danny DegordonCustodian
Don Huff
Don HuffCustodian