Leaders & Staff
Senior Pastor Email: email@example.com Pastor Dan became the senior pastor of Grace in August 2018. With degrees from the University of Michigan, Asbury Seminary & United Seminary, he served 12 years in churches in Dayton before being appointed to United Theological Seminary as the Dean of the Chapel and Professor of Clergy Formation. Dan is married to Erin, a missionary kid from Barcelona, and they have 3 children - Caleb, Silas and Elena. They enjoy hiking.
Associate Pastor Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Grace joined the staff as associate pastor in December 2015. She comes with many years of experience in nearly every area of ministry. She enjoys the ability to love and care for people through Christ's love and see how everyone has a part in the kingdom. Grace loves to spend time with her husband Jay and their children Amanda, Sean, Lindsay, and Austin. She also likes reading, taking walks, and being near any kind of water.
Director of Youth Ministries Email: email@example.com Kelly joined our Grace staff in August 2021. Kelly and her husband, Tim, lived in Lexington KY before moving to Perrysburg just last year. After having their two kids, Rhett and Rosie, they wanted to be closer to their families in Perrysburg where Tim's originally from. Kelly's worked with youth since 2016 and has a passion for teens to know who God created them to be and have a deep foundation in their faith.
Director of Children and Family Ministries Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Jenna graduated with a bachelor's degree in Bible and Theology from Malone University. She is married to Tyler, and they live in Bowling Green. Jenna started at Grace as the Director of Communications in July 2021, but she felt the call into Children's Ministry.
Executive Assistant Email: email@example.com Jodi joined the staff in April 2009 after volunteering in various capacities for eight years. She has her B.S. in Business from the University of Kansas. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, volunteering, and yard work. Her favorite thing about working at Grace is the people - it's never boring!
Administrative Assistant Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Rachelle has been married to Don for 43 years, and they have 4 children and 7 grandchildren. They are members of Grace Church, and she absolutely loves being given the opportunity to serve at Grace. Rachelle prays that His light shines through her and she can be used where ever He wants her to serve.
Traditional Worship & Choir Director Email: email@example.com Michael is launching a new project entitled Perrysburg Living Magazine, and he has two young children. Benjamin (12) plays baseball and soccer and the trombone. Madelyn (7) is an active Girl Scout, likes theater and will be playing softball this spring. Working with our pastors, Michael provides oversight to our traditional worship music and liturgy, giving leadership to our awesome choir.
Director of Communications Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Maddie started at Grace in April 2022. She grew up in Pemberville and is currently finishing her bachelor’s at BGSU in journalism and public relations with a minor in American Sign Language. She lives in Bowling Green with her two roommates and their cat Kiwi. In her free time, Maddie enjoys reading, playing board games, and going camping.
Bookkeeper Email: email@example.com Corinne grew up in Jacksonville, Florida and moved to Toledo with her family in 2011. She graduated with her Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Thomas Edison State University and has previously worked in finance, banking, accounting and Human Resources. Being outside, playing the piano, camping, and kayaking are some of her favorite activities. She loves spending time with her husband, Caleb, and sons, Asher and Caden.
Childcare Coordinator & Wedding Coordinator Heather started working at Grace in 2009. She has been a member here and done volunteer work since 1999. She has her Bachelor of Social Work. Heather loves serving the people of Grace as well as live music and traveling. Her favorite trip was to Israel and always loves going to Toronto to see family.
Media Specialist Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Nolan Thobe is from Fort Recovery, Ohio. He currently attends Bowling Green State University and is acquiring his Bachelor's degree in advertising with a minor in media productions.