Roger joined Deerbrook in 2013. He has ministry experience in Minnesota, Canada and Colombia over the past 15 years. Roger has served as Pastor of Outreach & Discipleship, Interim Pastor, Lead Pastor and missionary. Prior to entering the ministry, he worked in the computer software industry. He has degrees in Computer Science and Spanish from the University of Wisconsin La Crosse and is a graduate of Bethel Seminary in St. Paul, MN.
Joyce joined Deerbrook in 2016. She leads our children’s ministry with love working with children ages 0 to 6th grade and our volunteers. Joyce has an education degree from Fort Hays and is a Bethel Seminary graduate with over 18 years of experience working in children's ministry.
Preston joined Deerbrook in 2011. He leads our youth program, The Shield, for 7th through 12th grade. Preston is a graduate of Southwest Baptist University, is a professional fantasy football fanatic and has a significant basketball resume. He and his wife have two sons.
Clif began attending Deerbrook in 2003 and became Worship Director in 2010. He leads our Sunday worship and develops our great musicians and singers. He and his wife Angie are graduates of University of Colorado. Clif also works as Director of Bands at Lee's Summit West High School.
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Emily joined our staff in April 2019. She has attended Deerbrook since middle school. She is a talented leader. She also volunteers on staff with Won By One to Jamaica which is a ministry based in Harmons, Jamaica. She and her husband live in Lee’s Summit.