The association currently only has one paid staff. Tim Burdick is serving as interim Associational Mission Strategist. Dr. Burdick received his Doctorate in Ministry, with emphasis on church growth, from New Orleans Baptist Seminary, his Masters in Divinity, with emphasis on pastoral ministries, from Liberty University Theological Seminary, and his Bachelors in Science, with emphasis on Biblical studies, from The Baptist College of Florida.
Dr. Burdick is the bi-vocational pastor at First Baptist Church of Minneola. As a pastor, Dr. Burdick serves both the church and the association part-time.
Dr. Burdick's contribution to the association include multiple times serving as moderator, vice-moderator, administrative committee, executive board, and various trustee positions. Additionally, Dr. Burdick leads the media and technology team for the association.