Our Team

Meet our Lifegate staff members and elders.

Ministry Team

Cami Ahrenholtz

Associate Director - Care

Deirdre Brogan

Associate Director - Midtown Kids

B.J. Bryant

Associate Pastor - Midtown Worship

Dave Collins

Associate Pastor - West Dodge

Jim Deese

Pastor - Stewardship

Cole Denne

Associate Director - Papillion Youth

Taylor Foster

Associate Pastor - West Dodge Youth

Amber Francis

Associate Director - Creative

Corie Hansen

Associate Pastor - Early Childhood

Kristin Hermann

Director - Human Resources

Jerry Hough

Pastor - Prayer

John Hunsberger

Associate Pastor - Care

Haroon Idrees

Associate Pastor – Local Outreach

Zach Jones

Associate Pastor - Kids Worship & West Dodge Youth Worship

Micah Kafka

Associate Director - Creative

Lauren Kraft

Associate Director - Papillion Kids

Paul Krause

Associate Pastor - Elementary Kids

LeAnn Loghry

Director - Preschool

Charity Long

Associate Pastor - Papillion Worship

Ryan Long

Artist

Jodi McFee

Associate Director - Facilities, West Dodge Campus

Sarah McPherson

Associate Campus Pastor - Papillion

Kimi Miller

Associate Pastor - Lifegate Women

MaKaya Parker

Associate Director - Before & After School Program

Genai Patterson

Associate Pastor - Middle School

Jeff Payne

Associate Pastor - Care

Lee Pedersen

Associate Pastor - Lifegate Men

Paul Rase

Pastor - Global Outreach

Julie Sanford

Director - Security

Christine Simmons

Associate Director - Operations

Megan Smith

Associate Campus Pastor - Midtown

Kurt Wagoner

Associate Pastor - West Dodge Worship

Jenn Weikel

Director - Finance

Chris Williams

Associate Pastor - Midtown Youth

Support Team

Kerri Allers

Maintenance

Dave Ballard

Maintenance

Shelly Ballard

Ministry Assistant - Early Childhood

Jo Beerman

Ministry Assistant - Worship & Production

Aimeé Bouckhuyt

Ministry Assistant - Family Life

David Bruning

Maintenance/Security

Spencer Buhrman

Production Technician

Brenda Christensen

Ministry Assistant - Care

Debbie Esser

Front Desk Receptionist

Anna Evans

Ministry Assistant to Pastor Micah Eldridge

Kate Fickert

Artist

Kiley Foster

Ministry Assistant to Pastor Mike Ballard

Amber Hatten

Ministry Assistant - Family Life

Sharla Hintz

Ministry Assistant - Papillion Campus

Melissa Jacobson

Finance Associate

Gar Knobbe

Maintenance - Midtown Campus

Miles Landaw

Production Technician

Raven Langley

Payroll & Benefits

Ian Leader

Maintenance

Stephen Leick

Finance Associate

Sharon Miller

MInistry Assistant to Pastor Mike Hintz

Deann Mohlman

Finance Associate

Alaina Nielson

Ministry Assistant - West Dodge Campus

Tanner Parker

Maintenance

Katie Parks

Ministry Assistant - Childcare Special Events

Mande Saitta

Ministry Assistant - Equip

Aleesha Thompson

Ministry Assistant - Women's and Men's

Joe Urbanski

Maintenance

Robyn Williams

Ministry Assistant to Pastor Les Beauchamp and Pastor Brenda Rouse

Chris Willman

Maintenance - Lifegate Christian School