Leadership Team:
Our leadership team recognizes the authority of God, and realizes that we are shepherds who serve under the Chief Shepherd, Jesus Christ. We desire to devote ourselves to prayer and to the ministry of the Word. Our passion and goal is to equip the believers for the work of the ministry until we all attain maturity in the fullness of Christ.

Pastor Don Sparman, Senior Pastor

Pastor pic

Pastor Don Sparman


Kathryn Sparman, Director of Pastoral Services

Kathryn Sparman

Kathryn Sparman

Kathryn is in love with Jesus! Kathryn grew up in a Jesus-Centered home and is thankful every day for her mom in leading the way! Kathryn is married to the amazing, perfect, breakfast cooking, anointed, handsome, kind, Spirit filled love of her life, Don Sparman, who is her Pastor, husband and best friend.

Bill Sawtelle, Pastor of Prayer and Counseling

Bill Sawtelle

Bill Sawtelle

Bill has been on staff doing pastoral counseling for several years. He is ordained and and licensed by the state of Ohio. He and his wife Karen have been married since 1982. They have 4 children and 6 grandchildren.

Marci Bowser, Executive Assistant to the Senior Pastor

Marci Bowser

Marci Bowser

Marci is married to Jeff, has an amazing daughter Cortni who went to college this year. She loves being in ministry and serving people!
We can do all things through Him who gives us strength. Phil. 4:13

Amanda Phibbs, Director of Children’s Ministry

Josh, Amanda, and Michael Phibbs
Amanda grew up in a God centered household, with two loving parents , Rob and Paula (PK) Kelley. Amanda is big sister to Kevin Kelley who has graced the PV worship stage a time or two as bass guitar player!
She has been so blessed to be married to her best friend Joshua for the last two years and mother to her greatest miracle, Michael Paul. Joshua and Amanda struggled for Michael but when man said no, God says yes!
Now, God has said yes again and given Amanda a new assignment, Pleasant Valley children’s ministry! Amanda has her degree in office technology and medical office . She is looking forward to attending PVYOU College (PV’s School of Ministry) in the fall, to grow in her faith and be the best children’s director for these children.

Cory and Jaimie George, Youth Directors / Amplify Service Ministry

Cory and Jaimie George

Cory and Jaimie George


Teri Haring, Worship Leader







Ralph and Teri Haring
Teri loves expressing her love to the Lord in worship and song, and leading people into the presence of God.  She has been in worship ministry since Jesus transformed her heart and life in 1983, when He gave her a new song to sing! Teri and her husband Ralph who plays the drums on the PV worship team, both share a passion for music, as well as evangelism.   The  Lord has done so much in their lives, that they are  compelled  to share the ministry and love of Jesus Christ  wherever they go.

Leesha George, Music Ministry

GEORGE, Leesha

Leesha George


Jimi Campbell, Pastoral Services

Pastor Jimi, Jenn and Moxie Campbell

Pastor Jimi, Jenn and Moxie Campbell


Patti Gentilcore, Pastoral Services


Patti Gentilcore


Bill and Bonnie Schultz, Pastoral Response Team

SCHULTZ, Bill & Bonnie

Bill and Bonnie Schultz

Bill and Bonnie are fulfilling their retirement dreams: loving marriage and serving the Lord!!

Rob and Paula Kelley, Pastoral Services Volunteers

Rob and Paula Kelley

Rob and Paula Kelley


Sherry Gray, Pastoral Services

GRAY, Sherry & Glen

Glen and Sherry Gray


Lori Geisy, Pastoral Services

Lori Giesy

Lori Giesy


Neal Roden, Facilities Team

RODEN, Neal; (Staff)131

Neal Roden


Tom Celadonia, Facilities Team


Ken Bissell, Facilities, Music Ministry