LEADERSHIP TEAM

 
 
MIKE TEAGUE
SENIOR PASTOR
 
Mike was born and raised in eastern Oregon. After graduating from Multnomah Bible College, he served as a youth pastor and then as an associate pastor in eastern Oregon and came to Sandy Baptist Church in 2016. He and his wife, Stephanie, were married in 2004 and have three children.
 
Mike loves hiking, hunting, fishing, basketball, soccer, and anything he can do with his family. He is passionate about seeing God’s Church mature in accurate theology, God-centered worship, and a heart for making disciples.
PATRICK VESTAL
FAMILY MINISTRIES
 
Patrick grew up around the Portland Area. He and his wife Katelyn met in sixth grade, and started dating in high school. Patrick attended Multnomah University where he got his undergraduate degree in Bible and Theology as well as Youth Ministry. Currently, he is working toward a Master’s degree in Hebrew Scriptures at Multnomah Biblical Seminary. In their spare time, Patrick and Katelyn love to explore the Columbia Gorge and the Oregon Coast, drink espresso at coffee shops, and do a lot of reading – especially books by C.S. Lewis. They both love serving students and are passionate about helping young people mature into ardent followers of Christ..
DAKOTA SEARLES
WORSHIP DIRECTOR
 
Dakota grew up in Sandy and met the Lord at age 18. He and his wife Amy married in 2014, and have since had two children. He graduated with a BA in Biblical and Theological Studies and a minor in Business Administration from Multnomah University in 2016.
 
Dakota is fascinated by architecture, maps, politics, and theology, He enjoys playing board games and card games with his wife, playing his guitar, and playing or watching most any sport. He loves singing and writing music, and public speaking. He hopes to help people realize that worship is more than music – it is a daily response of submission and adoration for the God who made us. 

Elders

Troy Burks
Dave Busch
Curt Gustafson
Rich Marshall – Chairman of the Board
Dan Reynoldson
Mike Teague – Senior Pastor
Patrick Vestal – Family Ministries Pastor

Deacons

Clay Allen – Visitation
Doug Jones – Building
Brian Merrell – Fellowship & Outreach
Randy Ojua – Deacon at Large
Greg Renfro – Deacon’s Fund
Jeff Saul – Grounds
Dave Wolfe – Guest Services

Other Staff

Teresa Merrell – Secretary
Jeri Reynoldson – Pre-school
Dakota Searles – Worship Director