Here is a brief introduction to the members of our association team. Each one is serving for the glory of God, is committed to assisting churches, and is thankful for our partnership in the gospel.
Rev. Mark Snowden -- Director of Missional Leadership
(513) 344-0054 -
Twitter: @wmarksnowden  Facebook: msnowden
     Mark's ministry has been largely in Southern Baptist leadership roles having served with the IMB and NAMB and two state conventions; Ky. and Mo. He loves to travel and has visited 54 countries and 47 states, mainly as a trainer to missionaries and church leaders. He has co-authored two books and written two others, including Truth That Sticks with the late Avery T. Willis, Jr. He has been a LifeWay Sunday School writer and now enjoys writing small group curriculum for churches in 26 states and four countries. Mark and Mary Leigh, his wife, are from Kentucky and have one daughter and one granddaughter.
     The Director of Missional Leadership role is new. It helps healthy leaders lead healthy churches to get on board with God's mission through the Cincinnati Area Baptist Association. Developing healthy pastors means offering coaching, mentoring, and leadership development that  impacts them personally, spiritually, relationally, and  missionally. Developing healthy churches means assisting and equipping pastors in assessing and improving overall church health. Leading in missional engagement means helping pastors take the next step in missional engagement with their communities and suited to the strengths of the congregation and the local need.
Patti Maschmeier - Administrative Assistant
Phone:  (513) 724-7182 or (513) 310-6166 (cell) -
     Patti is married to Greg Maschmeier and they have two grown sons who live in Nashville, Tennessee. Patti has been an Administrative Assistant for 38 years, mostly in the legal field.  Patti has been a member at Clough Pike Baptist Church for 26 years and has worked with youth, children's department and serves on the Community Team.  Patti feels serving in her current position is a blessing to be able to serve others in ministry and encouraging, supporting and assisting churches and church plants in the Cincinnati area.

Diane Sibcy - Block Party Ministry Coordinator
Phone: (513) 687-4104 --
Diane is CABA's new Trailer Ministry Coordinator. She'll work out of her office at Impact Church, Lebanon. When you make your TRESS Reservation, you'll be working with her. Diane is married to Doug, the Impact Church pastor. Diane already has great ideas for ways to improve an already tremendous ministry! Contact info: but begin the registration process for trailers, tents, and food machines at TRESS via
Josh Carter - CABA Leadership Catalyst
(513) 814-5268 --
Josh is CABA's Leadership Catalyst and works part-time to put together networks of pastors across our nine-county association of churches. The networks are to each have conveners, fellow pastors who will arrange for monthly meetings near your church. Josh is also the senior pastor of Clough Pike Baptist Church.
Brad Cunningham - Coach for Larger Churches
(513) 225-1026.--
Brad serves as the Coach for larger CABA churches. As coach, he'll work with pastors in order to take their ministry to the next level, address issues, seek ways to grow, interface with church leaders, and in some cases, create a culture of generosity, if that's needed. He does this on a part-time basis. Brad also serves as senior pastor of Liberty Heights Baptist Church.
Doug Sibcy - Coach for Replants and Smaller Churches
(513) 850-5774 --
Doug serves as CABA's coach for revitalization that could include breaker that 50 member barrier or perhaps helping a church to replant. As coach, he's working with pastors to help smaller church pastors go to the next level. He's doing this while also serving as senior pastor of Impact Community Church, Lebanon. He's married to Diane, CABA's Block Party Ministry Coordinator
J. R. Bishop - Business Manager
(513) 724-7182
J. R. supervises the accounting and financial matters of the association. He monitors budgeted spending and provides spending and contributions to CABA. J. R. works part-time in addition to managing the business of several area physicians. He is an active member of Clough Pike Baptist Church.