Hyatt Conference Centre, Bakikhanov Street Sunday Morning 10:30am

Meet the Elders

Baku International Fellowship is led by a board of Elders chosen from the congregation and confirmed by the members of the church. The primary qualifications expected of an elder are leading their families well, a record of serving Jesus well both in the church and in everyday life, a thorough knowledge of the Bible and a mature Christian walk.

You can learn more about some of our elders on this page.

Steve SarrettSteve Sarrett

Steve is from USA and is married to Cathy.



Paul Lokke

Paul is from USA and lives in Baku with his wife Lori.



Roger Blain

Roger is from the UK and lives in Baku with his wife Kathleen. They have four grown up children and five grandchildren. They lived in Baku from 2004 to 2010 and returned for a second time in July 2016. Roger works for BP as the Operations Manager for the Shah Deniz Stage 2 development at Sangachal. He and his family have lived in six different countries and enjoyed worshipping and serving in a wide variety of churches.

You can contact the elders by writing to them at the “Contact Us” page.