Ministers & Staff

Josef Bilnoski – Senior Minister

Josef's family

Josef officially joined West U in January 2021 after serving the Lord at Houston’s Impact Church of Christ since 2009. A native of the Houston area, he and his wife of 20 years, Karla, are the proud parents of four boys. Josef is a graduate of the South Houston Bible Institute. “My family and I consider ourselves very blessed to be serving at West U and are excited about what God has planned for this church,” he says.

Steven Booker – Youth Minister and Church Administrator

Steven Booker, Youth Minister

Steven is the Youth Minister and Administrator at West University Church of Christ and was born and raised in Houston. He is a proud alumni of ACU, attending from 2007-2012 and graduating with a Masters of Accountancy. After moving back to Houston, he met his wife, Marianne, and they now have two sons and two dogs, which he adores. In his downtime, he enjoys taking his family to the park/zoo and playing board games. “Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but change the way you think. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is – His good, pleasing and perfect will.” – Romans 12:2

Ruthanne Neveu – Children’s Minister

Neveu family

A longtime member at West U with her husband Curtis, Ruthanne came on board as our Children’s Minister in 2022. She studied music education at the University of Texas at Brownsville and has taught music lessons to children of all ages for over 15 years. She dually worked as a surgical technologist and continues to use the gifts God has given her to care for her family. She and Curtis have three children.