Pastor Rob FurlongSenior Pastor
Preaching, Teaching, Church Development

Rob joined Woodvale Baptist in 2017, having previously served at Thornlie Church of Christ and Baptist Churches of WA as a Pastoral Consultant. He is passionate about leadership development, mission and God’s Word and has extensive experience in teaching, training and preaching to leaders and church members.

Rob is married to Karen and together they have four children and 15 grandchildren. He loves to read, cook and take bike rides with Karen.

Pastor Craig EcclestonAssociate Pastor
Youth / Young Adults

Gifted in preaching, leadership and encouragement, Craig joined Woodvale Baptist in 2017. He is passionate about seeing God’s church connect with and influence today’s youth and young adults and believes there is a place for all generations to engage and shape the Australian church.

Craig is married to Kylie and they have two children, Jack and Ruby. Craig loves sailing his wooden boat and watching documentaries.

Pastor Vaughan PirieAssociate Pastor
Children & Families

Vaughan joined Woodvale Baptist Church in May 2019. Before that he served as a Cross-Cultural Worker with OMF International for 11 years. Prior to that he was a Primary School teacher, Children’s Worker, Assistant Pastor and Accountant. He gets excited when people discover who God is and what He has done for them. He is eager for others to grow in their knowledge of God and is especially keen for children and families to know Him.

He is married to Cathy and they have two fun-loving children; Nathan and Sam. He is an avid West Coast Eagles supporter who also likes spending time with his family, mixing with people from different cultures and eating spicy food.

Maryanne Adams
Maryanne Adams
Office Manager
Arleen Lafuente
Arleen Lafuente
Office Assistant
Patrick Robinson
Patrick Robinson
Worship Director