Leadership Team

Meet some of the team involved in running Stellenbosch Baptist Church

Our Staff

Byron De Klerk


Pastor Byron has been serving as our pastor since 2013. He is married to Jenny-Lyn and they have two kids, Luke and Jessie. Byron is passionate about disciple-making and building a healthy community where seekers can discover the wonder of Jesus and believers can grow in maturity.


Elaine de Goede

Church Administrator

Elaine has served as our administrator since 2018. She has super powers in any admin related task and loves to serve others. She oversees our Care Ministry where we distribute food parcels and clothes to people in need.



Our Elders

Mark Harris

Mark is currently serving as the director at East Mountain South Africa. He is married to Marcie and they have two sons, Dylan and Caleb. Having served in missions for many years, Mark has a wealth of experience in Spiritual Formation.

Prof. Rob Barrie

Rob is a Dental professor at UWC and has been attending SBC for more than 30 years. Rob is passionate about authentic Biblical teaching and is a gifted small group leader.

Dr. Sias Mostert

Sias currently serves as the Chairmans for the SCS Aerospace Group. He is also involved in Stellenbosch Community with the Voortrekkers and with E’Bosch. Sias is passionate about serving our community and equipping individuals to be disciple-makers.

Our Deacons

Marcie Harris

Alex Passetti

Lyneth Milne