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Staff Bios

  • Dr. Gene Pritchard
    Senior Pastor

    Dr. Gene Pritchard is the founding Pastor of Grace Bible Church. He has been an evangelist and a missionary, having ministered in 43 countries around the world. He also taught in Bible college and seminary for over 20 years. His greatest joy is being a pastor since 1963. Bro. Gene has been married to Jan Pritchard since 1966; they have five children. He received a B.S.E. from Southern Arkansas University; Master of Divinity from Southwestern Theological Seminary and Doctorate of Ministry from Luther Rice Seminary.

  • Lawrence Wint
    Assistant Pastor

    Pastor Lawrence Wint, originally from the country of Jamaica, is an on-fire, zealous ambitious young pastor with a heart for  reaching people for God. He is a recent graduate of the University of Central Florida and a graduate student at Liberty University’s School of Divinity. Pastor Lawrence currently serves as the Assistant Pastor of GBC specializing in teaching, discipleship, and ministry development. His prayer is to be used by God to ignite a generation that will be on fire for Him.

  • Frantz De Milord
    Haitian Ministry Pastor

    Frantz De Milord serves as the pastor of the Haitian Ministry (Creole/French) at GBC, established in 2016. Frantz is a graduate of Faith Christian University, earning a degree in theology with honors. He also attended Bible Institute Evangelical of Orlando for another six years. Frantz preaches the Word of God with passion and conviction. He effectively communicates to all ages, because he connects the messages to everyday life. Frantz has also taken his passion for people back to his homeland, starting a church and school for poverty stricken children in Haiti, heavily supported by GBC.

  • Josh Roell
    Youth Ministry Pastor

    Pastor Joshua Roell is the Youth Pastor of the R.U.S.H. Youth Ministry here at GBC, as well as an Elder. He and his wife, Holly, have two children, Collin and Olivia. In addition to being a Pastor, Josh also serves as a Firefighter /EMT for the city of Apopka where his family lives.

  • Diana Trubinski
    Children’s Ministry Director

    Diana Trubinski is a spiritual firecracker, full of Grace, Wisdom and Love. She is a vessel filled with energy and compassion for children of all ages. She has served the children of Grace and their families for over 10 years, growing many into adulthood. She is the mother of two wonderful daughters and the wife to Russell Trubinski, an awesome man of God. Camellia, her older daughter, serves as an early childhood educator in Lakeland, Florida and youngest daughter, Jazzy, also serves in Grace Kids Ministry at GBC.


  • Johnine Mowatt
    College Ministry Director

    After many years of volunteering with young adults, Johnine joined the GBC staff as the Director of the Bridge College and Young Adult Ministry. Her passion lies in raising up a generation that loves and serves God with their gifts and talents in every aspect of their lives. Her history of outstanding academic achievements paired with her passion to see God move and her zeal for young adults, makes her uniquely equipped to ignite the next generation of believers.

  • Julie Thornton
    Executive Secretary

    Julie Thornton has been the secretary of GBC since it began in 2003. She has a God-given passion to serve others whenever possible. Julie also has been involved in the R.U.S.H. Youth Ministry from its conception. She and her late husband, Mark, have four sons and five grandchildren.

  • Jessie Chavers
    Office Assistant

    Jessie Chavers has been helping in the church office since 2015. She is married to Kent Chavers and they have two children.


Ministry Staff List





Elder Larry Williams


Johnine Mowatt


Beverley Burnett


Diana Trubinski

Nursery – Migdalia Cotto Riveria

Secretary – Lunie Coleus

Deacons Board 

Deacon Ricky Price


Deacon Bill Corson

Pastor Lawrence Wint

GBC Scoop Digital Media Team

Barbara Fortilus

Grace Wave Hospitality Ministry

 Robert Williams

Haitian (Creole)

Elder Frantz De Milord

Lifting Up

Marissa Vargas

Married Couples

Mike & Renee Howell


Matt Milligan

Medical Alert Team 

Michael Howell, MD


Elder Everald Morrison


Elder Ronnie Gonzales

Music Director

Praise Band

Early Praise Team

Voices of Grace

Patty Harrelson

Taylor Harrelson

Virginia Francis

Gayle Danner


Pat Wells

Public Safety

Ricky Pierce

R.U.S.H. Youth

Pastor Joshua Roell


Castell Johnson


Singles Bible Study

Toni Walker

Sophia Karra


Pastor David Bonilla

Worship Arts

Joanne Nazaire

Young at Heart

Margaret Cochran


Full Staff List




Senior Pastor

Gene Pritchard

Assistant Pastor

Lawrence Wint

Minister of Evangelism

Eric Harris

Children’s Director

Diana Trubinski

Youth Pastor

Joshua Roell

Young Adult Ministry Director

Johnine Mowatt

Spanish Pastor

David Bonilla

Haitian Pastor

Frantz De Milord

Church Secretary

Julie Thornton

Spanish Secretary

Jeanine Figueroa

Office Assistant

Jessie Chavers

Children’s Secretary

Lunie Coleus