Some of our elders are vocational elders—a part of our paid pastoral team. Others are non-vocational, or lay elders. Together, under the Lord Jesus, our elders lead us. An elder's status (vocational or non-vocational) is listed in his title below.

See a diagram of our Elder structure. 

Resources on Elders at Bethlehem

Meet the Elders at Bethlehem

Bud Burk

Vocational Elder; Pastor for Children & Family Discipleship, Downtown

Sam Crabtree

Vocational Elder; Pastor for Small Groups, North

Ken Currie

Vocational Elder; Pastor for Strategic Implementation, Interim Pastor for Youth & Family Discipleship, Downtown

Jack Delk

Vocational Elder; Pastor for Counseling, North

Tom Dodds

North Campus Elder

Kurt Elting-Ballard

Elder Council Chairman

Dave Filzen

South Campus Elder

Jon Grano

Vocational Elder; Lead Pastor for Operations

Tim Held

North Campus Elder

Jon Hendricks

South Campus Elder

Donald Hoffert

Downtown Campus Elder

Dan Holst

Vocational Elder; Lead Pastor, North

Vince Johnson

Vocational Elder; Pastor for Outreach, North

Terry Kurschner

South Campus Elder

James Lecheler

Downtown Campus Elder

Henry Lewis

Downtown Campus Elder

David Livingston

Vocational Elder; Pastor for Counseling, South

Mark Lundstedt

South Campus Elder

Gil McConnell

Vocational Elder; Pastor for Children & Family Discipleship, North

Michael Meloch

North Campus Elder

Luis Mendez

Downtown Campus Elder; Pastoral Director, Hispanic Ministries

Jason Meyer

Vocational Elder; Pastor for Preaching & Vision

Bruce Power

South Campus Elder

Todd Rasmuson

Vocational Elder, Pastor for Global Outreach

Jason Ruch

North Campus Elder

Chuck Steddom

Vocational Elder; Lead Pastor, South

Tom Steller

Vocational Elder; Pastor for Leadership Development; Academic Dean, Bethlehem College and Seminary

Kenny Stokes

Vocational Elder; Lead Pastor, Downtown

Rod Takata

Downtown Campus Elder

Paul Tattersall

Downtown Campus Elder

Tim Tomlinson

North Campus Elder; President, Bethlehem College and Seminary

Klaas Van Zee

South Campus Elder

Steve Walmsley

North Campus Elder

Bill Zwicky

South Campus Elder

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