Pastoral Staff

Dr. James Montoro
Senior Pastor
(413) 241-0015

Dr. James Montoro came to Pioneer Valley Baptist Church in 2011 with a desire to see God work in Westfield, MA. He is married to his college sweetheart, Leslie. They have two daughters, Caralyssa & Joyahnna.

Pastor Montoro graduated from Hyles-Anderson College with his Bachelor’s Degree in Pastoral Theology and later went on to pursue a Master’s, and then Doctorate Degree in Theology as well. Before pastoring Pioneer Valley Baptist Church, he served on staff at multiple churches of like faith throughout the country for over a decade.

Jake Doser
Assistant Pastor
(707) 628-2010

Brother Jake Doser came on staff as the Assistant Pastor of Pioneer Valley Baptist Church in June of 2015. He and his wife, Jennifer, have been married since December 2014. They met at the age of 11 in their youth group growing up, and God reconnected their paths during Bible college 10 years later.

Bro. Jake graduated from Golden State Baptist College with his Bachelor’s Degree in Assistant Pastoral Theology in 2015, while Jenny graduated from Hyles-Anderson College with her Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education in 2014. Bro. Jake is the youth pastor and song leader and oversees our Sunday School, grounds keeping, and maintenance. Jenny oversees our nursery, decorations, and assists with the youth group.

Ministry Leaders

Ken Frazer
Maintenance Supervisor

Glen Grimm
Reformers Unanimous Director

Gerry Verardo
Choir Director