church staff

Our team is comprised of men and women that have been called to minister to the community that makes up Banwell. 

  • rev. dr. alex moir

    lead Pastor

    Alex Moir assumed the role of pastor of Banwell Community Church on July 2nd, 2002. He and his wife Linda reside just south of the village of Puce and have two sons; Zach, who lives in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and Tyler, who lives in London with his wife, Tamerra, and their son, Mace, the Moirs' first grandchild. Alex has earned degrees from Taylor University (A.B. in 1975) and Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (Masters of Divinity/1978; Doctor of Ministry/1992). Alex and Linda have been blessed to serve three wonderful congregations amongst Canadian Baptists of Ontario and Quebec: First Baptist Church, Leamington (1978-1981); Westview Baptist Church, London (1981-2002) and now Banwell. They have also been active in a variety of ministries within the CBOQ.

  • marlee page

    director of christian education

    Marlee Page directs the Rock Solid Kids Ministry program from Nursery to Grade 5, the Adult Christian Education, and helps Pastor Alex with Small Groups at Banwell Community Church. She is a mom of two  girls, Kodi and Kyrn, and wife to Dave. She lives and works on her family farm and is the fifth generation to reside there. She’s been a member at Banwell Community Church since it was built and enjoys the welcoming and family-like atmosphere here. Marlee has a passion for family ministry. She enjoys seeing all ages sharing and learning about Jesus, together with some fun and fellowship thrown in too. Please feel free to contact her anytime.

  • Ian mcgregor smith

    minister of music

    Ian McGregor Smith began his leadership of the Music Ministry in April 2007. Ian and his daughter Avonlea had been a part of the Banwell family for over a year prior to that, and when the Music Minister position became available, he felt instantly called to serve. He has previously ministered at the Community Missionary Church in Windsor (2003 - 2005) and has over 20 years of music industry experience as artist/performer, producer, composer, conductor, and music director. He carries two university degrees in music (Bachelor's of Music) and in teaching (Bachelor's of Education) from the University Of Windsor.

  • Debbie Ebel

    Administrative Assistant

    Debbie joined Banwell in September 2006 as our Administrative Assistant. She is a graduate of Seneca College, where she obtained her Bilingual Administrative Assistant Diploma. She also attended a year of a Bachelor of Religious Education program at Moody Bible Institute. Debbie is involved in the Women’s Ministry, Music Ministry and Young Adults Ministry at her home church. Debbie and her husband Grant have four children - Rachel, Sarah, Tim and Nicholas, as well as two son-in-laws, Richard and Jonathan.  They also have one adorable granddaughter who brings them lots of joy. 

  • Chantelle Bell