Meet Our Staff


Mark Miller

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Mark has served as Pastor of Oak Ridge since October 1996.  He and his wife Carrie are native south Texans and enjoy living along the Texas Gulf Coast.  They are the parents of five children: Caleb, Caden, Caroline, Lily Kate and Colten James. “Our cup overflows!”

With all his spare time, Mark enjoys hunting, fishing, reading, singing, and whatever the kids are doing. His favorite Scriptures include Proverbs 3:5-6, Psalm 37:4 and Galatians 2:20.

Ministry Administration

Carolyn Singleton

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Carolyn has been at Oak Ridge since its first worship service in 1980. She loves the Lord and His church. 
Carolyn has two children and four grandchildren and loves spending time with them. She also enjoys reading and scrapbooking.


Worship Director

Elissa Martinez

Hola, my name is Elissa L Martinez and I have the honor of serving our church as the Worship Director here at ORBC. My greatest passion is in raising up people, from all walks of life, into having a personal relationship with Jesus. It is a blessing to be able to bring the Word through the art of worship every Sunday morning and to see the connection it bring us – in both Christ and one another.
I have recently married the love of my life, Elijah. We have a wonderful little family with our son, Aiden and our easy going dog…. Brody!
Children’s Church Coordinator

Kerri Ramos

Kerri is a very gifted and creative Children’s Teacher. She is the Fine Arts Director at Taft High School and brings that same passion to children’s ministry through creative worship and teaching activities. We are blessed to have her as part of the team.

Kerri and her husband Johnny have one daughter Angel.  
Children’s Director

Kathy Long

Kathy serves as our Children’s Sunday School Director and coordinates many of our on-going children’s activities. Kathy is a retired Elementary School Teacher. She and her husband Tracy have four grown children and four grandchildren.
Preschool Sunday School Director

Jessica Manning

Jessica is an elementary school teacher in Ingleside. She and her husband Chris have two children KD and Bryant. Jessica is always smiling.  
Preschool Coordinator

Debbie Trees

Debbie coordinates all our preschool workers, both volunteer and paid. She is administratively gifted and a hard worker. Debbie is a home-grown Portland girl and works full-time in the insurance industry.