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Our Team


Meet our pastors, staff, and local teams

Managing Elders

Mike Bourland

Mike Bourland

Pastor, Windsor Heights

Mike teaches at weekend services and serves on the Managing Elder team. He and his wife, Dawn, have seven kids and are members of Walnut Creek Windsor Heights, where Mike has served as a pastor since 2003.

Jon Crane

Jon Crane

Pastor, South

Jon teaches at weekend services, serves on the Managing Elder team, leads the South Local Team, and oversees our E-Team Ministry. He and his wife, Agatha, have three kids and are members of Walnut Creek South, where Jon has served as a pastor since 2015.

Tim Greeno

Tim Greeno

Pastor, Windsor Heights

Tim teaches at weekend services, serves on the Managing Elder team, and oversees our Women’s Ministry. He and his wife, Jenna, have five kids and are members of Walnut Creek Windsor Heights. Tim has served as a pastor since 2015.

Luke Hukee

Luke Hukee

Pastor, Downtown

Luke serves as the Central Staff Director and on the Managing Elder team, teaches at weekend services, leads the Downtown Local Team, and oversees our Set Free Ministry. He and his wife, Christy, have six kids and are members of Walnut Creek Downtown, where Luke has served as a pastor since 2011.

Bob Joy

Bob Joy

Pastor, Downtown

Bob oversees our Care Ministries and serves on the Managing Elder team. He and his wife, Jo, have six kids and are members of Walnut Creek Downtown. Bob has served as a pastor since 2013.

Darrin Miedema

Darrin Miedema

Pastor, Altoona

Darrin teaches at weekend services, serves on the Managing Elder team, leads the Altoona Local Team, and oversees our Equip Classes. He and his wife, McKenna, have three kids and are members of Walnut Creek Altoona, where Darrin has served as a pastor since 2016.

Dan Rude

Dan Rude

Pastor, Downtown

Dan teaches at weekend services, serves on the Managing Elder team, and oversees our Campus Fellowship Ministry. He and his wife, Meg, have five kids and are members of Walnut Creek Downtown, where Dan has served as a pastor since 2008.

Admin

Pastor Luke Hukee

Pastor Luke Hukee

Central Staff Director

Luke serves as the Central Staff Director and on the Managing Elder team, teaches at weekend services, leads the Downtown Local Team, and oversees our Set Free Ministry. He and his wife, Christy, have six kids and are members of Walnut Creek Downtown, where Luke has served as a pastor since 2011.

Pastor Jess Richey

Pastor Jess Richey

Finance Director

Jess serves as the Financial Director on our Central Staff. He and his wife, Carla, have four kids and are members of Walnut Creek Downtown, where Jess has served as a pastor since 2012.

Shaly Moyal

Shaly Moyal

Administrator, Event Coordinator

Shaly serves as the Administrator and Events Coordinator on our Central Staff. She is a member of Walnut Creek Downtown. Shaly has been on staff since 2005.

Kids

Pastor Jon Schreiner

Pastor Jon Schreiner

Walnut Creek Kids Director

Jon serves as the Kids Director on our Central Staff and also teaches at weekend services. He and his wife, Jenny, have seven kids and are members of Walnut Creek South, where Jon has served as a pastor since 2013.

Marketing & Communications

Matt Crummy

Matt Crummy

Creative Director

Matt serves as the Creative Director on our Central Staff. He and his wife, Allie, have three kids and are members of Walnut Creek Downtown. Matt has been on staff since 2013.

Jackie Crane

Jackie Crane

Managing Content Editor

Jackie serves as the Managing Content Editor on our Central Staff. She and her husband, Stephen, are members of Walnut Creek South. Jackie has been on staff since 2014.

Austin Johnson

Austin Johnson

Digital Media Strategist

Austin serves as the Digital Media Producer on our Central Staff. Austin is a member of Walnut Creek Downtown, where he’s been on staff since 2019.

Kylee Bateman

Kylee Bateman

Designer

Kylee serves as a Graphic Designer on our Central Staff. Kylee is a member of Walnut Creek Downtown, where she’s been on staff since 2018.

Music

Stasos Clark

Stasos Clark

Music Director

Stasos serves as Music Director on our Central Staff and teaches at weekend services. He and his wife, Teresa, have four kids and are members of Walnut Creek Altoona, where Stasos has served as a pastor since 2018.

Altoona Pastors

Darrin Miedema

Darrin Miedema

Pastor

Darrin teaches at weekend services, serves on the Managing Elder team, leads the Altoona Local Team, and oversees our Equip Classes. He and his wife, McKenna, have three kids and are members of Walnut Creek Altoona, where Darrin has served as a pastor since 2016.

Stasos Clark

Stasos Clark

Pastor

Stasos serves as the Music Director on our Central Staff and teaches at weekend services. He and his wife, Teresa, have four kids and are members of Walnut Creek Altoona, where Stasos has served as a pastor since 2018.

Local Team

Local teams consist primarily of volunteer leaders who play a vital role in our community.

Nicole Findlay

Nicole Findlay

Communications

Laura Grotzinger

Laura Grotzinger

Events

AJ Smith

AJ Smith

Facilities

Ed Grotzinger

Ed Grotzinger

Kids

Dan McGuire

Dan McGuire

Production (A/V)

Jeremy Oberg

Jeremy Oberg

Weekend Services

Downtown Pastors

Dan Rude

Dan Rude

Pastor

Dan teaches at weekend services, serves on the Managing Elder team, and oversees our Campus Fellowship Ministry. He and his wife, Meg, have five kids and are members of Walnut Creek Downtown, where Dan has served as a pastor since 2008.

Luke Hukee

Luke Hukee

Pastor

Luke serves as the Central Office Director and on the Managing Elder team, teaches at weekend services, leads the Downtown Local Team, and oversees our Set Free Ministry. He and his wife, Christy, have six kids and are members of Walnut Creek Downtown, where Luke has served as a pastor since 2011.

Joel Swanson

Joel Swanson

Pastor

Joel oversees our Parent Teen Ministry. He and his wife, Selena, have six kids and are members of Walnut Creek Downtown. Joel has served as a pastor since 2011.

Bob Joy

Bob Joy

Pastor

Bob oversees our Care Ministries. He and his wife, Jo, have six kids and are members of Walnut Creek Downtown. Bob has served as a pastor since 2013.

Jess Richey

Jess Richey

Pastor

Jess serves as the Financial Director on our Central Staff. He and his wife, Carla, have four kids and are members of Walnut Creek Downtown, where Jess has served as a pastor since 2012.

Greg Altmaier

Greg Altmaier

Pastor

Greg oversees both our 10/40 and Women’s Ministries. He and his wife, Haley, have three kids and are members of Walnut Creek Downtown, where Greg has served as a pastor since 2015.

Bruce Crane

Bruce Crane

Pastor

Bruce oversees our Care Ministries. He and his wife, Becky, have five kids and are members of Walnut Creek Downtown. Bruce has served as a pastor since 1993.

Joe McGargill

Joe McGargill

Pastor

Joe oversees Unite, our middle school ministry. He and his wife, Jill, have four kids and are members of Walnut Creek Downtown, where Joe has served as a pastor since 2018.

Local Team

Local teams consist primarily of volunteer leaders who play a vital role in our community.

Ashley Baker

Ashley Baker

Events

Caleb Thompson

Caleb Thompson

Facilities

Anne Socarras

Anne Socarras

Hospitality

Jacob Bennett

Jacob Bennett

Kids

Derek Wadle

Derek Wadle

Weekend Services

Greg Baker

Greg Baker

Welcome

South Pastors

Jon Crane

Jon Crane

Pastor

Jon teaches at weekend services, serves on the Managing Elder team, leads the South Local Team, and oversees our E-Team Ministry. He and his wife, Agatha, have three kids and are members of Walnut Creek South, where Jon has served as a pastor since 2015.

Jon Schreiner

Jon Schreiner

Pastor

Jon serves as the Kids Director on our Central Staff and also teaches at weekend services. He and his wife, Jenny, have seven kids and are members of Walnut Creek South, where Jon has served as a pastor since 2013.

Local Team

Local teams consist primarily of volunteer leaders who play a vital role in our community.

Jackie Crane

Jackie Crane

Communications

Molly Hipp

Molly Hipp

Events

John Teeter

John Teeter

Events

Dustin Rowe

Dustin Rowe

Facilities

Justin Sleeth

Justin Sleeth

Kids

Andrew Meyer

Andrew Meyer

Hospitality

Sean Covington

Sean Covington

Music

Zac Oler

Production (A/V)

Adam Horning

Adam Horning

Weekend Services

Windsor Heights Pastors

Tim Greeno

Tim Greeno

Pastor

Tim teaches at weekend services, serves on the Managing Elder team, and oversees our Women’s Ministry. He and his wife, Jenna, have five kids and are members of Walnut Creek Windsor Heights. Tim has served as a pastor since 2015.

Mike Bourland

Mike Bourland

Pastor

Mike teaches at weekend services. He and his wife, Dawn, have seven kids and are members of Walnut Creek Windsor Heights, where Mike has served as a pastor since 2003.

Steve Rude

Steve Rude

Pastor

Steve helps oversee Community Groups. He and his wife, Amber, have four kids and are members of Walnut Creek Windsor Heights. Steve has served as a pastor since 2015.

Tim Rude

Tim Rude

Pastor

Tim founded Walnut Creek Church in 1984 when he and his wife, Nancy, moved to Des Moines from Ames. He and Nancy have 10 children and are members at Walnut Creek Windsor Heights, where Tim has served as a pastor since 1987.

Local Team

Local teams consist primarily of volunteer leaders who play a vital role in our community.

MaryBeth Meyer

MaryBeth Meyer

Communications, Events

Jeremy Low

Jeremy Low

Facilities

Cole Meyers

Cole Meyers

Kids

Loren Pavel

Loren Pavel

Hospitality

Chris Meyer

Chris Meyer

Music

Nate Mages

Production (A/V)

Collin Cameron

Collin Cameron

Weekend Services

Jonathan Rector

Jonathan Rector

Welcome

Jen Cameron

Nursery