Staff Members

Peter Nelson

 

Senior Pastor

Peter is a Midwest guy at heart having spent his childhood years in Minnesota and a decade in Chicago.  Peter and his wife Cheryl moved to West Chester in 2006 with their three children  and have loved living on the east coast and exploring the ...

Peter Manni

 

Associate Minister : Worship and Outreach

Pete started playing guitar when he was 12, and are we ever glad!  His heart and skill lead us to a place of joy-filled worship on Sunday mornings.  And the blessing lingers – many people find themselves humming the tunes or mulling over the lyrics ...

Lori Herson

 

Director of Children's Ministries

Lori was blessed to grow up in a loving home with parents who served full time in missions and modeled before her a real relationship with Jesus. Her love for sports led her to major in Physical Education at Houghton College in New York where she ...

DJ Cronrath

 

Director of Student Ministries

DJ first realized his calling to ministry when he was in a youth group.  His youth pastor had a powerful impact on DJ and helped lead him to Christ.  From that point on DJ went on to follow his calling by working with students at a Christian camp, ...

Arlene Flye

 

Director, Goshen Baptist Preschool

As a child growing up in a nonchristian home, Arlene always had a hunger for spiritual things.  If anybody would invite her to church, she would jump at the opportunity.  When Arlene was 13 years old she had the chance to attend a summer camp in N ...

Tara Mummert

 

Administrative Assistant

Tara and her husband Mark moved to East Goshen Township from Delaware County in 2001.  Tara began attending Goshen Baptist after her daughters, Hannah and Sarah, attended preschool here.  She grew up in a Baptist church and was baptized at the age ...

Denise Parshall

 

Assistant Secretary

Denise grew up, attended college, worked and raised her family in and around Bristol, CT.  Her professional career was focused in Human Resources working for a diverse group of companies over the years.  Denise's faith and love of the Lord, she ...

Jason Grothmann

 

Facilities Manager

Jason serves as our Facilities Manager.  He also volunteers by heading up the GBC Audio-Visual ministry.  Jason has experience in construction, remodeling, and “fix-it” work of all kinds.  He’s been a part of the GBC church family since the early ...

Nate Koechig

 

Custodian

Nate has served the GBC family as Custodian for many years, putting his practical skills to work in countless ways to set up and clean up and fix up and help out and otherwise support the near-constant use of our buildings and property.  We would b ...