Dr Leonard Ezell- Senior Pastor
Dr. Ezell became the pastor of Broadmoor in November of 2016. He previously served as pastor of Northwest Baptist Church in Ardmore, OK. He previously served churches in Union Point, GA, Newnan, GA, Walnut Ridge, AR, and Corning AR.
Leonard, an Arkansas native, earned his Bachelor of Arts in Religious Studies from Williams Baptist College, a Master of Divinity from McAfee School of Theology at Mercer University, and a Doctor of Ministry from Columbia Theological Seminary.
Leonard and his wife, Stephanie, are the proud parents of two sons: Jack and Taylor.
Bobby Rayburn- Associate Pastor of Young Families
On July 18, 2010, Bobby Rayburn, our Youth Minister, was voted in as our new Minister of Spiritual Formation. Bobby was born and raised in Canton, Mississippi, where he graduated from Canton Academy. He received his B.A. degree in Religious Education at Mississippi College, and later earned his Master’s of Divinity degree in Pastoral Ministries at New Orleans Baptist Seminary.
Bobby came to Broadmoor in April of 1996 after serving churches in Charleston and Diamondhead, MS. Together he and his wife, Kelli, have two children, Eli and Stella Rose.
Dr. Lori Bade- Director of Worship and Music
Lori Bade is Professor of Voice at LSU where she has been teaching since January of 1993. In addition to her professional life as teacher and performer, she comes to this interim position with a background in church music ministry in many forms – sometimes as Director of Music or Choir Director or Choir Director/Organist/Pianist.
Lori is married to Dr. Ken Fulton, retired Director of Choral Studies at LSU. Ken has grown children and families who live in the Houston and Atlanta areas. Lori has one son and daughter-in-law (Michael and Alisha) who now live in Columbus, Ohio.