Pastors

Rick WagnerSenior Pastor

Areas of Responsibility:

  • Church Vision
  • Primary Teaching Pastor
  • Co-Lead Elder Team
  • Leadership Development
  • Interim Local, National and International Serving Teams contact

“After coming to faith in Christ in college, something deep inside me knew that I was to give my life in helping others know Jesus. I have a great desire to help foster a church that is irresistible and relevant in today’s world – reaching out and touching people in our community.”

Rick began at E-Free in 1997 as an Associate Pastor and became Senior Pastor in 1999.  He graduated with a B.S. in Psychology from Illinois State University, and a Master’s of Arts in Counseling and a Master’s of Arts in Theology from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School.

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Brett Miley – Administrative Pastor

Areas of Responsibility:

  • Leads Ministry and Office Staff
  • Oversees HR duties
  • Manages Church Budget
  • Member of the Elder Team

“E-Free emphasizes the opportunity for people outside the church to experience God personally, but also challenges people inside the church to experience God intimately.”

Brett graduated with a Bachelor’s of Finance from San Diego State University, and a Master’s of Theology from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. He became the Children & Family Pastor at E-Free in 2005, then in 2013 he moved into the role of Administrative Pastor.

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Directors

Brandon Jamison – Contemporary Music Director

Areas of Responsibility

  • Oversees Worship Leaders for Contemporary Worship Services
  • Oversees and manages Musical aspects of Worship Services

“I came to faith in Christ just out of college after a long period of deeply and sincerely searching for Truth.  I began touring in a Christian rock band with a strong desire to use music to reach out to others who were seeking, and share with them what I had found in Christ.  I carry that passion with me to this day and am excited to be part of a church that cares so much about reaching out to people!”

Brandon and his wife, Leah, began attending E-Free in 2004.  He joined the worship team in 2006, and was added to the staff in 2012.

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Dawn Summers – Director of Children's Ministry

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Rob Quinton – Youth Intern Areas of Responsibility: Oversees programming on Sunday mornings and Wednesday nights Supervises Youth Ministry Event Planning Coordinator Leads S.A.L.T. (Student Action Leadership Team) Leads Adult Youth Ministry Volunteer Team

Rob Quinton – Youth Intern

Areas of Responsibility:

Oversees programming on Sunday mornings and Wednesday nights

Supervises Youth Ministry Event Planning Coordinator

Leads S.A.L.T. (Student Action Leadership Team)

Leads Adult Youth Ministry Volunteer Team

Jeanie Fields – Director of Small Groups

Lou Herrin – Director of Senior Care

Dave Musick – Choir Director

Areas of Responsibility

  • Oversees Traditional Worship Service
  • Oversees our Adult Choir

“E-Free provides us a place to serve our God with traditional music and choir.”

Dave and his wife, Marilyn, began attending E-Free together in 1980. In 1983 they became the Choir Directors and began overseeing our traditional service in 1994.

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Marilyn Musick – Choir Director

Areas of Responsibility

  • Oversees Traditional Worship Service
  • Oversees our Adult Choir

“The people of E-Free are very welcoming.”

Marilyn and Dave began attending E-Free together in 1980. In 1983 they became the Choir Directors and began overseeing our traditional service in 1994. Marilyn also serves as Curriculum Director for E-Free Kids, our ministry for elementary age children.

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Office Staff

Karen Estes – Operations Manager     Areas of Responsibility:     Oversees daily operations     Oversees office staff and maintenance staff     Oversees facility usage and maintenance     Maintains church website and announcement slides     Fellowship One Champion, data integrity and training     Membership tracking; First Impressions Team co-ordination     Interim Assimilation Ministry contact     Interim First Impression and Hospitality Ministries contact “I was invited to E-Free in 1999, and dedicated my life to become a Christ-follower at this church! I love coming to work and being able to use my spiritual gifts for the glory of God.” Karen has attended E-Free since 1999, and has worked at E-Free since 2010. Send Karen an Email

Karen Estes – Operations Manager

    Areas of Responsibility:

    Oversees daily operations

    Oversees office staff and maintenance staff

    Oversees facility usage and maintenance

    Maintains church website and announcement slides

    Fellowship One Champion, data integrity and training

    Membership tracking; First Impressions Team co-ordination

    Interim Assimilation Ministry contact

    Interim First Impression and Hospitality Ministries contact

“I was invited to E-Free in 1999, and dedicated my life to become a Christ-follower at this church! I love coming to work and being able to use my spiritual gifts for the glory of God.”

Karen has attended E-Free since 1999, and has worked at E-Free since 2010.

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Bob Mercer Financial Administrator

Area of Responsibility:

  • Oversees finances for church
  • Responsible for financial statements
  • Responsible for payroll and human resources duties

“I was excited when the part-time position as Financial Administrator became available at E-Free.  We have shared life with several wonderful small groups. We are happy to have had our children grow up in this loving and supportive church family. Since about 2006, I have been a door greeter and my wife Karen has been involved in the Youth Ministries.   E-Free is a wonderful place to work – it is a joy to serve with others who are so dedicated to sharing Jesus with the world.”

Bob and his family has attended E-Free since 2000. He started working at E-Free in 2014.

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Ronda Hall – Administrative Assistant

Area of Responsibility:

  • Ordering supplies for office, ministries, and facility
  • Assist Financial Administrator
  • Weekly church bulletin
  • General office duties

“Over the years I have grown in my personal relationship with Jesus Christ through the Sunday morning messages, serving in E-Free Kids and participating in the Tuesday evening women’s bible study. I have met many wonderful people at this church and now God has provided me with the opportunity to use my talents and gifts by working in the church office. I appreciate being able to serve God and others in this capacity.”

Ronda has attended E-Free since 1999. She started working at E-Free in 2012.

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Rebecca Sommer – Administrative Assistant


Elders

rick wagner, brett Miley, mike sommer, Ralph Smith, david fry