Our Leadership Team

Our leadership team recognizes the authority of God, and realizes that we are shepherds who serve under the Chief Shepherd, Jesus Christ. We desire to devote ourselves to prayer and to the ministry of the Word. Our passion and goal is to equip the believers for the work of the ministry until we all attain maturity in the fullness of Christ.

Steve Graves

Steve became pastor of Shearer Hills in June 2014. He is a graduate of Baylor University and Truett Theological Seminary, both located in Waco, TX. He has served churches in Texas and Louisiana. Steve also worked at Baylor as the Director for University Ministries and Missions.
Steve is married to Cindy and they have three children- Ashlyn, Rebekah and Samuel.

r Teaff

Associate Pastor/Administrator & Sr. Adults

Rodger serves as our Associate Pastor as of September 2011. His ministry at Shearer Hills began in September 2003 as our Minister of Education and Missions. He graduated from Angelo State University and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Ft. Worth.

Rodger enjoys spending time with his wife, Ginger, and two children, Bailey and Grayson. He also enjoys traveling, antiques and hunting.


Rod Lindsey
Minister of Discipleship, Missions, and Young Adults

Rod began
serving at Shearer Hills in August 2011. He graduated from Baylor University and  Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Rod has served with the IMB in Paris, France.

Rod and his wife Kendra have four children – Samuel, Ellison, Magness and Marin. Rod enjoys traveling, reading, playing golf and singing.



Robin Roewe
Minister of Music and Worship
Robin joined the staff at Shearer Hills on a full-time basis in May of 2016 after serving as the interim for 6 months.  He is a graduate of Baylor University (twice) and has served as a worship leader, minister, and pastor at churches in Texas and North Carolina.  He grew up on a farm in Iowa but got to Texas as soon as he could!  He enjoys hunting, traveling, riding motorcycles, golfing (though he is not very good), and spending time with his family.  He has been married to his best friend, Suzanne, since 1991.  They have two children, Adam and Lauren.
Stefanie Litzler
Children’s Minister

Stefanie joined the team at Shearer Hills in April of 2016. She is a graduate of University of Texas in Austin and Truett Theological Seminary in Waco. Prior to moving to San Antonio, she served at churches in Waxahachie, Pittsburg, Austin and Houston. Her favorite adventures are with her best friend and husband, John. These adventures include: cheering for the Longhorns, exploring San Antonio, traveling, and spending time with friends and families.


JT Thornton
Youth Minister
JT joined the Shearer Hills staff in April of 2016 to serve as our Youth Minister. He graduated from Hardin-Simmons University and Logsdon Seminary, both located in Abilene, TX. Prior to joining Shearer Hills he served as the Youth Minister of First Baptist Church in Clyde, TX.  JT married his wife Lindsey in January of 2017. He enjoys all types of sports (especially baseball) and spending time with Lindsey in the outdoors hunting and fishing together.