A native of Havana, Cuba, the Rev. Osvaldo Jimenez is pastor of iglesia Bautista Hispania of Morriston, New Jersey. He also serves part time as the Associate Regional Director for New Church Development for ABCNJ. A church planter at heart, Rev. Jimenez has planted three churches with his wife Aura. His educational background includes, a Masters of Christian Ministry from New York Theological Seminary, Blaton-Peal Graduate Institute in Pastoral Care Awareness and Skills; Church Planting Institute of ABC/USA. Pastor Jimenez serves on the Prisoner Re-entry and Aftercare Ministry of the American Baptist Home Missions Socities. He is also a volunteer Chaplain at the local Morris County Jail for more than 20 years. He enjoys playing ping-pong, basektball and watching movies.