Elder/Pastor Eric Chabaneixericchab@pillarbaptist.com

photo 6 (11)Eric Chabaneix has been a pastor of Pillar Baptist Church in Fremont California since 2009. A graduate of the University of California Santa Barbara (UCSB), he holds an M.Div (2006) and a Th.M (2009) from the Master’s Seminary. Eric grew up in the South Bay Area and met his wife Jennifer in Santa Barbara while pursuing his bachelor’s degree. After his studies Eric and Jennifer returned to the Bay Area in 2009 to minister and start a family. Eric and Jennifer enjoy the company of friends, reading, and traveling with their daughter, Noah and their son Evan. Eric is passionate about preaching the gospel and discipleship. He also enjoys the biblical languages and church history.

Bae'sElder/Pastor Danny Baedannybae@pillarbaptist.com

Danny Bae has been a pastor at Pillar Baptist Church since 2011. As a native of Northern California he earned his degrees from The University of California Santa Barbara (B.A.) and The Master’s Seminary (M.Div. 2006 & Th.M. May 2014). Before joining Pillar Baptist Church Danny ministered in Southern California for four years. He is married to his wife Deborah, an occupational therapist in the Fremont Unified School District. Together they enjoy spending time with friends, eating good food, and cheering for the San Francisco 49ers and the Los Angeles Lakers.

Shen'sBasil Shenbasilshen@pillarbaptist.com

Basil Shen has been a part of Pillar Baptist Church since 2005. He has spent all his years in the South Bay except for his years in New York where he studied at and graduated from Vassar College with a B.A. Since joining Pillar Baptist, he has served in welcoming, sound team, worship team, men’s group, youth ministry, adult teaching, and leadership. Basil has been married to SueAnn since 2008 and in 2012 welcomed the addition of twins, girl and boy, Avery and Bennett.