Our Staff

Our staff has over 125 years experience in leadership, ministry, and telling bad jokes.  They work hard to cultivate the spiritual soul of Chancellor where the Gospel can be planted and grown.

  • Eric Goforth

    Senior Pastor

    Eric Goforth came to CBC as Senior Pastor in 1994. Born in South Carolina, Eric is a graduate of Furman University (B.A.), the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (M.Div.), and Union Theological Seminary (D.Min.). Eric has been married to Debi since 1981, and they have two adult daughters and a Chihuahua. Eric enjoys photography, reading, traveling, trying international foods, and learning almost anything new. His favorite movie quote is: “Everything will be all right in the end. If it’s not all right, then it’s not yet the end.” (Best Exotic Marigold Hotel)

    E-mail: Eric.Goforth@ChancellorBaptist.org

  • Larry Jimenez

    Associate Pastor Discipleship and

    Spanish Lang. Ministry

    Larry Jimenez studied Communications at George Mason University, and earned a Master in Theological Studies at John Leland Center for Theological Studies. 2006 was a significant year for Larry because it is the year in which he became a pastor for the first time; and also because it is the year he married his best friend, Kathy. Larry and Kathy are proud parents of Jeremy Joel and Abbygail. Larry became the Asssociate Pastor for Spanish Language Ministries at Chancellor in 2014 and the Associate Pastor for Discipleship in 2019.

    E-mail: Larry.Jimenez@ChancellorBaptist.org

  • Wanda Tuck

    Director of

    Children's ministry

    Wanda Tuck is the Director of Children's Ministry at CBC. The kids just call her Ms. Wanda. Some of her favorites are the beach, singing, playing games, nature, and trying new foods. Wanda has a bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from Southern Wesleyan University, and has loved working with kids since “like forever”. Wanda really wants kids to know the joy of loving Jesus from an early age. She enjoys spending time with her husband, their grown sons, and their teenage daughter.

    "If I had one super power, it would be to fly, because God has created such an amazing world that I want to see it all!" -Wanda Tuck

    E-mail: Wanda.Tuck@ChancellorBaptist.org

  • Nick Walker

    Director of

    Youth Ministry

    Nick Walker became the Director of Youth Ministry on September 8, 2019. More info to come.

    E-mail: Nick.Walker@ChancellorBaptist.org