beachcities staff

Here at Beachcities, we believe that each of our personal mission is to help people find Christ and grow. We would love to say “Hi!” and connect with you. If you run into any of us at a weekend service, don’t hesitate to say hello and introduce yourself. We’d love to meet you!


Kent Sparks

Senior & Founding Pastor
I lead, feed, and shepherd
Beachcities Church.

Marissa Schneider

Church Administrator
I implement Pastor Kent’s vision by managing the church staff.

Email Marissa

Jeff Fernandez

Weekend Experience Director
I lead our weekend experience team in creating an environment that points people to God.
Email Jeff

steven guder

Worship Director
I help lead people to honor God with worship through music.
Email Steven

Alex Guder

Technical Director
I oversee sound and lighting in the auditorium to create a welcoming space.
Email Alex

Steven Guersch

Video Production Director
I am the resident film buff and “video guy.”

Email Steven

Linda Sparks

Women + Small Groups Director
I lead women’s ministry and oversee church wide small groups.
Email Linda

Toni Musgrave

Adult Ministries Administrative Assistant
I support adult programming and small groups.
Email Toni

Jenn Papale

Guest Services Coordinator
I coordinate all of our guest services volunteers.
Email Jenn

Kellie Krueger

Family Ministries Director
I’m the head coach for the family ministries team.
Email Kellie

Muna Bohn

Children’s Ministry Director
I invite kids to grow in their relationship with Jesus.
Email Muna

Josh Watson

Student Ministries Director
I lead our middle school and high school groups with some outstanding volunteer leaders.
Email Josh

Sami Peterson

Family Ministries Programming Coordinator
I work behind the scenes to set all of our family ministry team up for a win.
Email Sami

Jared Ammann

Facilities Director
I maintain the church grounds so it’s ready for you.
Email Jared

Sarah Kimberlin

Office Assistant + Childcare Coordinator
I manage the church office and oversee all event childcare!
Email Sarah

Debbie Wayns

1-1 Care Director
I oversee leaders trained to care for those in our church.
Email Debbie

Russell Poucher

Safety and Security Director
I keep our church safe.
Email Russell

Jenny Kronfly


I oversee all the budgets and provide accounting services for the organization.
Email Jenny

Brittany Sattel

Communications Director
I lead an amazing team of creatives with the purpose of creating engaging, God-focused communication avenues at Beachcities.
Email Brittany

Averie Templeton

Junior Graphic Designer
& Social Media Coordinator

I use my creativity to worship God through design, as well as overseeing the Beachcities social media.
Email Averie