Braeburn Valley Baptist Church
Thursday, April 02, 2020

Meet our Staff

Dr. Gene P. Smith, a native of Alief, Texas, graduated Houston Baptist University with a Bachelor of Arts in Biology, Health and Physical Education.  In 1979, he graduated Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Ft. Worth, Texas with a Master of Divinity, followed in 1986 with a Doctor of Ministry from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary in New Orleans, Louisiana. 


In addition to being pastor at Braeburn Valley Baptist Church, Gene teaches 8th grade science in the Katy Independent School District.   Dr. Smith has served as pastor for churches in Texas, Mississippi and Florida.  Dr. Smith preaches under the power and conviction of the Holy Spirit, and our church has been blessed greatly from his ministry.  



Our pianist, Aaron C. Hendrix, graduated Houston Baptist University in May, 2013 with a double major in Composition and Piano Performance.  In addition to his church activities, Aaron played basketball for HBU, was a member of HBU’s School of Music Student Advisory Council, and a member of Brothers Under Christ.  His awards include Dean’s List, member of  Alpha Chi National Honor Society, and member of Omicron Delta Kappa, National Leadership Honor Society. 

Aaron shares his love of God through his music.