Our Leadership Team

The staff and leadership here at BBC is made up of men and women who want to serve Jesus and love people. If you have questions or prayer requests for any of our staff, feel free to contact our church office to speak with them. or 701.223.4445

  • Bryan Hochhalter  - Lead Pastor

    Bryan is originally from Bismarck and BBC.  After being a pastor at a church in California, and lead pastor at churches in Canada and Detroit, Bryan and his wife, Holly, are back at BBC.  They both love sports, adventure, traveling, and riding their Harley Davidson motorcycles.  They have three adult sons.

  • Nathan Seibel - Associate Pastor 

    Nathan grew up in Bismarck and has been on staff at BBC for over nine years. He has been the worship leader at BBC and recently changed to the pastor of community life.  Before BBC, Nathan worked in student life at University of Northwestern-St Paul.  He and his wife Missy have three boys and a small, mild-mannered dog named Yoohoo.

  • Allen Finger - Associate Pastor  

    Allen has been serving Jesus in ministry for over 30 years.   He enjoys getting to know people and helping them mature in faith.  He and his wife Rita have been in a few different churches throughout North and South Dakota.   They have four adult children and four grandkids.

  • Alea Dutchuk - Children's Director

    Alea is originally from the Billings, Montana area and has recently joined the Bismarck Baptist Church staff. Before working in ministry, Alea was a teacher and preschool administrator.  She desires to follow Christ’s example in loving and teaching children and strives to work together with parents and the church to teach children to lead a Christ-centered life through faith, fun, and family .  She lives in Mandan with her husband, Bruce, and 5 sons, Tristan, Lydell, Dallas, Nevada, and Gabriel.

  • Brian and Krisha Fuller - Worship Directors

    Brian and Krisha have recently joined the staff at BBC.  They both have been worship leaders in a couple churches in North and South Dakota.  In their spare time, Krisha teaches 5th grade and Brian owns a contracting company.  They have four kids and many animals.

  • Sowmya Karumanchi - Ministry Assistant

    Sowmya has been on staff for about five years.  She and her husband Sandy are originally from India and they have lived in the western hemisphere for about eight years.