Pastor Joe Coppola

Education University of Connecticut 1967-1971 3 years Electronic Technician Apprenticeship 1977-1980 AAS Charter Oak College 1980 Journeyman Electronic Technician License – State of Connecticut Graduate of Theology from Baptist Bible College East 1980-1983 (Valedictorian) Bachelor in Biblical Studies from Boston Baptist College 2005 Over 30 years of teaching experience (4th to 12th grades)

Sue Duong

    Education Early Childhood courses at Massasoit and Fisher College EEC Preschool Teacher Certified 24 years teaching


Leslie Tripp

I was saved when I was 13 years old. My older sister, Laura, brought me to a Christian Coffee House where I learned that if I didn’t receive Jesus as my Saviour, I would go to hell. I did not want to go to hell! Thirteen years ago I was helping out at the school […]


Jennifer Hicks

I was saved as a teenager. Since there was nothing I’d ever dreamed of doing other than being a teacher, I soon left for Christian college. I was hired to teach at NEBA as soon as I graduated in 1983. I met my husband here at New England Baptist that first year of teaching. I […]


Sara Berry

My name is Miss Sara Berry and I am the Kindergarten teacher here at New England Baptist Academy. It is a blessing and an amazing opportunity to be part of this ministry. I also had the privilege to attend this school from my Kindergarten to 12th grade years. With my two sisters, I was raised […]


Sharon Barnes

When I was 9 years old, a church bus came into my neighborhood on a Saturday afternoon and began telling the children about Jesus and inviting them to church. At the time, my family was not attending church and my brother begged my parents to let us go. We began attending faithfully and I started […]

Karen Capron

I was saved in 1983 at the age of 11. My mom had recently been saved and we had begun attending a Baptist Church and Christian school. It was during summer camp that I wanted to be sure of my relationship with Christ. Up to that point, I wasn’t sure if it was my decision […]


Kevin Hicks

I was saved in December of 1981 and two years later visited New England Baptist Church. I was baptized and joined the church after attending only a few times. I have been a member here ever since. In 1984 the church began New England Baptist Theological Institute. I majored in education and attended classes taught […]