WILLIAM ORTEGASenior Consultant, Church Planting
(800) 395-5102 x5639
Born in Costa Rica, William Ortega began his work with the BSCNC as the Hispanic church planting consultant on the Church Planting Team in June 2013. His primary responsibility is to provide field service and consultation for associations and church leaders in the area of church planting among Hispanics, developing a strategy plan to ensure that all Hispanic people are being targeted and engaged through different church planting efforts across the state. He also assists in planning and conducting training events and conferences for church planters and church leaders.
Before joining the BSCNC, William served as a career missionary and mega-city strategist in Mexico City with the International Mission Board (IMB) for 14 years. William also previously pastored and planted churches in North Carolina for more than a decade while working on prioritizing church planting opportunities with the North American Mission Board in the Utah-Idaho Southern Baptist Convention area.
William is a graduate of Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. He and his wife, Orpha, have two daughters, Vasti and Deidra.