Leaders & Staff

 

Leaders

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Rev. Pierre Tang
Senior Pastor

Phone: (416) - 223 - 3121 (x22)

Email: ptang@nycbc.on.ca

Pastor Pierre grew up in Hong Kong and became a Christian when he was in high school. He later studied at The University of Wisconsin - Madison, majoring in International Relations, and worked as a paralegal upon graduation. In 1999, he was called by the Lord to enroll at Canadian Theological Seminary (now Ambrose University) to complete his Master of Divinity degree in Pastoral Ministries. Pastor Pierre has been serving full-time since 2002, first at Scarborough Chinese Alliance Church, followed by North York (Chinese) Baptist Church. He became the Lead Pastor of our Cantonese Speaking Congregation in 2011, and has been our Senior Pastor since early 2018. Pastor Pierre and his wife Wendy have known each other since high school. Together with their 2 sons, they enjoy music, arts, and nature in their leisure time. 

 
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Rev. Richard Choy
English Speaking Congregation Pastor

Phone: (416) - 223 - 3121 (x27)

Email: rchoy@nycbc.on.ca

Richard Choy was born in Hong Kong, but grew up in Toronto. As a boy, he put his trust in Jesus Christ in 1972. He prepared for full time ministry at Ontario Bible College. Upon graduation in 1986, he interned at his home church, North York (Chinese) Baptist Church, and came on staff the same year. He continues his ministry to English speakers at North York. Richard is married to Joyce and they have three children.

 
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Pastor Joel Tang
English Speaking Congregation Pastor

Phone: (416) - 223 - 3121 (x34)

Email: joel.tang@nycbc.on.ca

Joel was born in Hong Kong and became a Christian when he grew up in Toronto. He studied Electrical Engineering in Waterloo and worked in the high-tech sector in Ottawa before returning to Toronto to help plant Logos Baptist Church (York Region). Upon completing his M.Div at Tyndale Seminary at 2009, he continued to serve as the English Pastor at Logos. In 2014, he joined the North York (Chinese) Baptist Church family as the English Speaking Congregation youth pastor. Joel is married to the fabulous and wonderful Jenny. You can find Joel wearing his bow tie on Sundays. He also enjoys photography, backpacking, motorcycling, soccer, and sci-fi.

 
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Pastor Fanny Chan
Children Ministry Pastor

Phone: (416) - 223 - 3121 (x25)

Email: fchan@nycbc.on.ca

 

Fanny Chan was born and grew up in Hong Kong. She came to Christ in her high school years, was baptised and started her active involvement in the church during her postgraduate education in the UK. She was called to prepare for full time ministry after she came to live in Toronto with her family. She graduated from Tyndale Seminary in 2012 with a Master of Divinity in Counselling. In response to God’s leading, she shifted her ministry focus from professional counselling training to pastoral work, with a passion to serve children and families. Fanny had been a congregant of North York Chinese Baptist Church in the past. She interned at the Grace Health Center (clinical family and couple counselling) and the Toronto Jaffray Chinese Alliance Church (women and Christian education ministries) before she graduated. Fanny and her husband Timothy have two sons.

 
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Pastor Rosita Lee
Cantonese Speaking Congregation Pastor

Phone: (416) - 223 - 3121 (x36)

Email: rlee@nycbc.on.ca

Pastor Rosita Lee was born and raised in Hong Kong. She became a Christian and was baptized during her secondary school years. She immigrated to Canada in 1981 and has been attending and serving in the North York Chinese Baptist Church since then. She started her part time studies in 1997 in the Tyndale Seminary and completed her Master of Divinity degree in the year 2000, majoring in counselling. She answered the Lord’s calling in 2003 and quit her job as a registered nurse to begin her full time ministry in the North York Chinese Baptist Church, mainly responsible for caring and women ministries. Rosita is married to Allen and they have two children. Rosita enjoys reading and writing during her spare time.

 
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Pastor Brian Wong
Cantonese Speaking Congregation Pastor

Phone: (416) - 223 - 3121 (x29)

Email: bwong@nycbc.on.ca

Pastor Brian Wong grew up in Hong Kong, became a Christian when he studied at Seneca College. He was called to serve the Lord during 1995 East Canada Christian Winter Conference. Later he went to the Tyndale College for university studies, and completed his Master of Divinity degree in Tyndale Seminary in 2011 majoring Pastoral in Chinese Ministry. He interned at Scarborough Chinese Baptist Church and Barrie Christian Community Church. He is passionate at the Youth Ministry; and he also served in Chinese Christian Fellowship in Seneca College and Barrie Georgian College.

 
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Pastor Lionel Lam
Cantonese Speaking Congregation Pastor

Phone: (416) - 223 - 3121 (x31)

Email: Lionellam@gmail.com

Pastor Lionel Lam attended church meetings since his childhood years with his parents, he was baptized and became a Christian at the young age of 17. He studied Civil Engineering in the Hong Kong Baptist College. And he has pursued careers in civil engineering, construction and real estate. Pastor Lionel is married to Ms. Cecilia Chung, and they have raised one girl and one boy. He came to Canada in 1994 and has been attending and serving in NYCBC worship services and ministries since then. In 2007 he was called by the Lord to start his study for the Master of Divinity program in Canadian Chinese School of Theology at Tyndale Seminary (CCSTTS) and graduated in 2011. He started to serve in NYCBC as Pastor in June of the same year. Pastor Lionel enjoys swimming, travel, and reading

 
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Pastor David Yu
Mandarin Speaking Congregation Pastor

Phone: (416) - 223 - 3121 (x28)

Email: david.yu@nycbc.on.ca

Pastor Yu was born in rural area of Hebei Province and graduated from the Renmin University of China in eighties. He had worked in State organizations and foreign companies in Beijing. After immigrating to Canada in late nineties, he was converted. He was working for a Canadian public company in charge of China division for many years in various management positions in Canada and China. He also ventured to open his own company, until 2011, when he received the calling. He then wrapped up his business and enrolled into the MDiv program at CCSTTS. In August 2014 he began to serve the Mandarin congregation at North York Chinese Baptist Church. He has three sons and a daughter and he enjoys photography, calligraphy and golf. 

 
 

Mina Feng

Mandarin Pastoral Intern

Phone: (416) - 223 - 3121 (x23)

Email: mina.feng@nycbc.on.ca

 

Staff

Phone: (416) - 223 - 3121 (x32)

Email: puiwing@nycbc.on.ca

Mr. Puiwing Wong
Chief Administrator

 

Phone: (416) - 223 - 3121 (x24)

Email: estheryu@nycbc.on.ca

Mrs. Esther Yu
Administrator

 

Phone: (416) - 223 - 3121 (x35)

Email: tiana.ao@nycbc.on.ca

Ms. Tiana Ao
Children Ministry Assistant

Phone: (416) - 223 - 3121 (x37)

Email: cherry.lam@nycbc.on.ca

Ms. Cherry Lam
Administrative Assistant

Phone: (416) - 223 - 3121 (x21)

Email: ylau@nycbc.on.ca

Mrs. Yvonne Lau
Administrative Assistant

Phone: (416) - 223 - 3121 (x38)

Email: ben@nycbc.on.ca

Mrs.  Catherine Shih
Administrative Assistant

 

Phone: (416) - 223 - 3121 (x40)

Email: lwu@nycbc.on.ca

Mr. Leo Wu
Caretaker

 

Mr. Wilson Chung
Information System

Phone: (416) - 223 - 3121 (x30)

Email: wilson.chung@nycbc.on.ca