Staff Team

The staff team is comprised of gifted men and women who fulfill the vision of reaching the North Valley for Christ. The staff equips other members of the church to carry out the work of the ministry and missions. 

Ryan Staff Photo

Pastor Ryan Rice

Lead/Founding Pastor, Chairman of Elder Team


Pastor Joshua Merrick

Assistant Pastor, Worship Arts, Next Steps

Stephen Staff Photo

Stephen Lundburg

Campus Director


Valerie Robertson

NV Kids Coordinator (part-time)



Trevor Santor

NV Students Minister (part-time) 


Kaylee Staff Photo

Kaylee Merrick

Assistant Minister, Guest Service & Communication Director (part-time)


Leslie Rice

Women's Director, Missions Coordinator, and Office Manager (part-time)


Phil Steenstra

Security (part-time)


Grace Govia

Executive Assistant (part-time)

Lindsay Staff Pic

Lindsay Moore

Wedding Coordinator (part-time)