Ministry Staff

Meet our Staff Members


The staff and leadership here at First Mineola are comprised of men and women who love, care and pray for every single person in the church. 

If you have any questions for any of our staff, feel free to reach out

and email them or call our church office to speak with them. 

You can contact the church office at info@fbcmineola.org.


  • Phillip joined FBC in October of 2018.  He has previously served at churches in Louisiana and Texas.


    He is married to Lori and has two daughters - Jessica and Megan, and a son, Eric.


    When not crafting his sermon, you can find Phillip with his guitars.

  • Steven Dotson arrived at FBC Mineola in April of 2011. Steven has been married to Honey Bee for 37 years. They have a daughter, Jordan, who has been a missionary to New York City and China.


    When not working at church, you might find him teaching at UT Tyler, working on some technology-related task, or with his family, dogs and horses.

  • Kendall Banks came to Mineola in January 2005, accepting a call to serve FBC Mineola as Minister of Youth / Education.


    He is married to Kim.  They have three daughters:  Kiley,  Karsyn and Kenzi.


    Kendall actively follows all his daughter's sporting/dancing activities and enjoys sports of just about any type!

  • Honey Bee Dotson has been on staff since 2016.

    She serves both the Worship Arts Ministry and Education and Youth Ministries as an assistant.

    Honey Bee and Steven have one  daughter, Jordan, who is a missionary.

    When not at work, Honey Bee's enjoys her family's farm and sewing & crafting.

  • Lynne alliett

    administrative assistant

    Lynne joined our staff in March of 2019!

    She serves as the Senior Pastor's administrative assistant.

    Lynne and husband Craig have a son, Mark, and a  daughter, Sarah, who both live in the Nashville area with their 4 grandchildren!


    When not at work, Lynne enjoys reading, antiquing, watching old movies and playing her piano and flute.

  • Larry Coker has been on staff since 2012.

    Larry and his wife Lynn have been married 53 years.  They have a son, daughter and four grandchildren.  They became members of FBC in 2009.


    Larry’s hobbies include gardening, yard work and long walks.

  • Rodney has been on staff at FBC since 2010. Rodney and his wife Cindy have been members since 2001 and have 3 children: Calli, Carter and Corban.


    When not working at the church, you might find him on the greens, working on his golf game.