The Team

Our Elders

The elders of Springbrook Church are a team of pastors who serve the church by leading the church in areas of doctrine, direction, and discipleship. Our current Elder Team is Chad Busse, Ray Churchill, Thom Desmond, and Ryan Medo.

Thom DESmond - Lead Pastor

Thom is our Lead Pastor and helps oversees the ministry of Springbrook Church. His primary roles include preaching, leadership development, and church planting. Thom is a graduate of the Moody Bible Institute with a Bachelor of Arts in Pastoral Studies and Reformed Theological Seminary with a Master of Arts in Biblical Studies. Thom also serves on the Global Leadership Team of Acts 29’s Rural Collective and the EFCA Forest Lakes District Church Multiplication Team.

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Rachel best - office administrator

Rachel joined the team at Springbrook Church in January 2019 as our Office Administrator. She assists Pastor Thom and the elders in the day-to-day operations of the church and our Roots Children’s Ministry.

Crystal Desmond - Worship Director

Crystal has been a part of Springbrook Church since day one and has served as our Worship Director for the past several years. Crystal’s primary responsibility is coordinating our worship ministry teams.