Leadership

STEVE IRWIN
LEAD PASTOR

Steve (wife Ginnie) has direct oversight of the leadership team and staff. He directs the operations of the church and is responsible for guiding and maintaining the vision and direction of River of Life. Pastor Steve currently oversees the Youth Ministry.

JOSH MISENER
ASSOCIATE PASTOR

Josh gives pastoral oversight to worship, greeters, food pantry ministries along with various aspects of adult ministries.

MARCUS BRATSCH,
ASSOCIATE PASTOR

Marcus is one of our teaching associates on Sunday mornings, and helps in the development of our LIFE groups.

ANDY LESIEUR
CHILDREN’S AREA COORDINATOR

Andy is responsible for oversight of the Children’s Ministry.

BRICE FORD
MEN’S AREA COORDINATOR

Brice is responsible for organizing and developing studies, groups, and events for men. Brice works to help men develop relationships with each other and to provide tools, training and support that will encourage them to develop Christlike character and fulfill their full function in God.

EMILY SPINDEN
PREACHING ASSOCIATE

Emily is responsible for contributing to our preaching ministry through collaboration during weekly sermon reviews, providing research and resources to assist the Pastoral Staff, and occasionally preaching during our Sunday morning service.