Our Deacons

Neal Henderson


Neal was born and raised in Virginia. He was proud to serve in the army. He has also worked for the government as a machinist for 42 years. In 1964, Neal married his wife Betty, who went home to be with the Lord in 2016. He has lived in Arlington for 54 years. He has 2 grown sons, 5 grandchildren, and 3 great-grandchildren. Neal  joined Bon Air Baptist Church in 1976. Neal was ordained as a Deacon in 1983. Today, Neal serves as Chairman of the Deacons. Most importantly, Neal feels blessed to be a Christian.

Mike Warner


Mike was born in Missouri and raised in Texas. While stationed at Fort Eustace VA, he visited the Nova area where he met his future wife, Jean. Mike married Jean in 1966. They have two married sons and five beautiful Grandkids. They joined Bon Air in 1972. Together they have participated in several of Bon Air’s Ministries over the years. On October 12th 2003, Mike was ordained as a deacon and nominated to the deacon board. He currently wears several hats at Bon Air Baptist Church, including Deacon Secretary and Audio-Visual Coordinator.

Becky Rivero


Becky was born and raised in Lexington, North Carolina. As a teenager she came to Northern Virginia to visit and has been here ever since. For 5 years Becky worked for the National Education Association. Later, after working 40 years with the Marine Corps Reserve she retired from Civil Service in 2010. Becky came to Bon Air in 1977. She has taught children's Sunday School and Vacation Bible School for different ages. She also serves as the Church Clerk. She was ordained as a Deacon in 2004.