Our Staff

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Our Staff

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Pastoral and Ministry Staff

Jake Adler
Jake AdlerWorship Arts Director
(205) 492-5637
Doug Applegate
Doug ApplegateDirector of Family Ministries
(515) 965-1737 Ext. 213
Jeff Champagne
Jeff ChampagneMen's Ministry Leader
(515) 965-1737 Ext. 210
Jacob Clark
Jacob ClarkProduction Director
(515) 965-1737 Ext. 210
Angela Derby
Angela DerbyFinance Administrator
(515) 965-1737 Ext. 237
Vicki Gladson
Vicki GladsonDirector of Care
(515) 965-1737 Ext. 226
Abbie Hansen
Abbie HansenConnection Events Coordinator
(515) 965-1737 x261
Will Herron
Will HerronDirector of Discipleship
(515) 965-1737 Ext. 210
Jill Hugen
Jill HugenProduction Administrative Coordinator
(515) 965-1737 Ext. 233
Mary Kohlsdorf
Mary KohlsdorfDirector of Outreach
(515) 965-1737 Ext. 224
Dayne Logan
Dayne LoganMarketing & Communication Manager
(515) 965-1737 Ext. 254
Joni Pine
Joni PineDirector of Hospitality
(515) 965-1737 Ext. 216
Graham Schardt
Graham SchardtDigital Worship & Engagement Strategist
(515) 965-1737 Ext. 221
Suzanne Schuknecht
Suzanne SchuknechtData & Communication Specialist
(515) 965-1737 Ext. 215
Cheryl Sidler
Cheryl SidlerMinistry Assistant
(515) 965-1737 Ext. 210
Jeff Turek
Jeff TurekFacilities and Grounds Lead
(515) 965-1737
Leanne Vander Streek
Leanne Vander Streek Kids Hope USA Director
(515) 965-1737 Ext. 227
Mike Van Rees
Mike Van ReesLead Pastor
(515) 965-1737 Ext. 214
Julie Wiemann
Julie WiemannLeadership & Ministry Director
(515) 965-1737 Ext. 217

RidgeKids

Taitlyn Canova
Taitlyn CanovaRidgeKids Interim Curriculum Director
(515) 965-1737
Neil Erredge
Neil ErredgeRidgeKids Director
(515) 965-1737 Ext. 239
Lindsay Jackson
Lindsay JacksonEarly Childhood Leader
(515) 965-1737 Ext. 231
Sara Pullen
Sara PullenSPARK Director & RidgeKids Administrator
(515) 965-1737 Ext. 262

Junkyard Youth

Doug Applegate
Doug ApplegateInterim Youth Director
(515) 965-1737 Ext. 213

Preschool @ The Ridge

Wendy Peterson
Wendy PetersonPreschool Director
(515) 965-1737 Ext. 232
Rebecca Bockart
Rebecca Bockart 5-year-old Teacher
(515) 965-1737 Ext. 245
Kristen Funkhouser
Kristen Funkhouser3-year-old Teacher & Morning Associate
(515) 965-1737 Ext. 245
Jeanne Hirsch
Jeanne Hirsch5-year-old Teacher
(515) 965-1737 Ext. 245
Darci McCullough
Darci McCullough3-year-old Associate
(515) 965-1737 Ext. 245
Kelly Mohrman
Kelly Mohrman3-year-old Teacher
(515) 965-1737 Ext. 245
Alise Sunderman
Alise Sunderman3-year-old Teacher & Assistant Director
(515) 965-1737 Ext. 245
Deanne Sandbulte
Deanne SandbulteLunch / Support Staff
(515) 965-1737 Ext. 245