Staff

To email a staff member, include their name and send it to office@oakwoodministries.org.

David Sheppard – Lead Pastor (since 1991)

Dave enjoys serving as lead pastor at Oakwood Church. He’s committed to careful exposition of the Scriptures, and to investing himself in discipling people to follow the Lord Jesus.

Brian Schrader – Pastor to Students (since 2014)

Brian’ s is committed to reaching students in 6th -12th grades with the gospel, and showing them how to follow Christ. He does this through weekly gatherings, Bible studies, service events, camps and retreats, and mission trips. Brian and his team love students.

Christina Ruud – Office Manager and Connections Coordinator (since 2012)

Chris administers the daily operations and communications of Oakwood Church. She also provide opportunities for people to develop strong Christian fellowship with others, connect with a discipleship group, and find places in which they can serve the Lord.