Our Team

Meet our Lifegate staff members and elders.

Ministry Team

Cami Ahrenholtz

Associate Pastor - Care

Shelly Ballard

Associate Pastor - Early Childhood

Jerry Beerman

Director - Property Management

B.J. Bryant

Pastor of Worship Arts

Spencer Buhrman

Associate Director - Production

Dave Collins

Associate Pastor - West Dodge Campus

Jim Deese

Pastor - Stewardship

Cole Denne

Associate Pastor - Papillion Youth

Shireen Eldridge

Associate Pastor - Women's Ministry

Taylor Foster

Associate Pastor - West Dodge Youth

Amber Francis

Associate Director - Communications

Corie Hansen

Associate Pastor - West Dodge Kids

Amber Hatten

Associate Director - Family Life

Kristin Hermann

Director - Human Resources

John Hunsberger

Associate Pastor - Care

Haroon Idrees

Associate Pastor – Outreach

Micah Kafka

Associate Director - Communications

Lauren Kraft

Associate Director - Papillion Kids

Paul Krause

Associate Pastor - Elementary Kids

LeAnn Loghry

Director - Preschool

Charity Long

Associate Pastor - Papillion Worship

Ryan Long

Creative Director for Weekend Services

Jodi McFee

Associate Director - Facilities, West Dodge Campus

Sarah McPherson

Associate Campus Pastor - Papillion

Deann Mohlman

Associate Director - Finance

MaKaya Parker

Associate Director - Before & After School Program

Katie Parks

Associate Pastor - West Dodge Elementary

Genai Patterson

Associate Pastor - Middle School

Lee Pedersen

Associate Pastor - Lifegate Men

Paul Rase

Associate Director - Finance

Megan Smith

Associate Campus Pastor - Midtown

Kurt Wagoner

Associate Pastor - West Dodge Worship

Jenn Weikel

Director - Finance

Chris Williams

Associate Pastor - Midtown Youth & Kids