Leadership

THE TEAM

We’re here to do life with you.

We are your encouragers.  Our vision is to serve you and to equip you for the journey ahead.  If you need someone to pray with, a listening ear, or guidance in your walk of faith, we are here.
James Baird

LEAD PASTOR

James dreams to “raise up the next generation of leaders” and he believes that with God anything is possible.

james@highlandsadventure.org

Ben Kosharek

WORSHIP PASTOR

Ben loves to help people, no matter where they’re at, connect with God and take one more step closer to Him.

ben@highlandsadventure.org

Valerie Nahial

ADMIN LEAD

Valerie emanates joy and wisdom. Her heart for others is her greatest strength and her greatest weakness.

valerie@highlandsadventure.org

Danielle Madrid

HOSPITALITY COORDINATOR

Danielle shows love to the world by bringing organization and a ton of heart. Her team is the welcoming presence at Highlands. 

hospitality@highlandsadventure.org

Words to Live by
“…be fair to everyone, love mercy, and humbly obey your God.

Micah 6:8

THE sessioN

Elders

Our elders are a group of members elected by the congregation to prayerfully craft vision and lead the church.

Highlands_Elder_Jim

Jan  Wiest

PERSONNEL

Dan Rodriquez

SMALL GROUPS

Mike Keller

EQUIPPING & SENDING

TJ Durfee

FELLOWSHIP

Highlands_Church_Elder_Dana

Alex Arsene

INTEGRATION

Highlands_Church_Elder_Dana

Drew  Hutcheson

WORSHIP

Rick Shook

STEWARDSHIP

Steve Morss

FINANCE

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Matt Danenhauer

OUTREACH

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Melanie McWilliams

SERVE/MISSIONS

LEADERSHIP

Nominate an Elder

Leaders are the backbone of our church.  For a person to become a leader at Highlands Church, they must first be nominated by someone from the community.  

Thank you so much for taking the time to search your heart, mind and soul for the next person God is calling to serve at Highlands Church.

 

servant leaders

Deacons

Deacons serve in many ways. They help set up communion, lead the prayer team, call on members, and help arrange meals for those in need.

James & Mia Badua

Bob Shore

Michelle Wortner

Helena Robles

Marcie Roth

Brooks Russell

Scoti Russell

Cathy Shook

Geof Findley

LEADERSHIP

Nominate a Deacon

For a person to become a leader at Highlands Church, they must first be nominated by someone from the community.  That’s you!  Your confidential nomination will be received by the Nominating Committee, who will prayerfully consider each nominee.