Staff & Leadership Team

Tim Grant | Pastor

Tim started in the role as pastor in July 2019. Previously he worked for over 11 years in youth ministry at Glasshouse Country Baptist Church and Tenthill Baptist Church. He holds a 'Bachelor of Ministry' and 'Master of Arts in Theology,' both from Malyon College.


Gary Lewis | Elder

Gary has been involved with MIBC with the Music & Worship Team since arriving in Mid 2006 along with his wife & two children from Kalgoorlie where he was involved in similar roles for 17 years. In 2017 he joined the 1st Mount Isa Boys Brigade company when it was relaunched and he joined the Church Leadership as Elder in November 2019.

Ron Bishop | Elder

Ron serves as an elder. Ron is a long-time resident of Mount Isa, having lived in the area and worked in the mines for over 30 years.

Ben Beard | Elder

Ben serves as an elder. He is a nurse at the hospital, and serves as the Boys' Brigade Chaplain. Ben and his family are currently on mission in South Sudan.