Staff Team

We are a church on mission to raise up disciple makers who share the Gospel where we live, work and play.
Jon Simpson
Lead Pastor
Pastor Jon preaches at MBC and oversees the Life Group, Discipleship and Outreach ministries of Mitchell Berean. Talk to Jon about getting plugged into a group. He came on staff in 2019 and serves with his wife, Mary.
Ken Boehr
Worship Arts Pastor
Ken shepherds our music and media teams to create a worshipful atmosphere in-house and online. He came on staff in 2013 and serves with his wife, Christina. They have 5 daughters and a son.
Luke Worden
Discipleship Pastor
Luke oversees the intentional discipleship initiatives at Mitchell Berean. His wife Sara and son Stone moved back to the area when he came on staff in 2022.
Jamie Mize 
Youth Pastor
Growing up and becoming a Christ-follower right here in the valley, Jamie’s knowledge of the area’s culture and families helps him to connect with youth no matter what their background is and point them to Jesus.
Jaime Blanke 
 Children’s Director
Jaime’s heart for every child is evident in the way she relates to every one that comes through Berean Kidz as she helps them to see clearly who Jesus is, what the Bible says and how they are to live as His disciples.
Mary Simpson 
 Women’s / Faith Community Nurses Director
In addition to administrative support, Mary is currently filling the need of Children’s Director as well as assisting in other areas as needed such as hospitality and Women’s Ministry.
Kosha Johnson
Office Administrator
Kosha’s friendly smile is ready to answer any question you may have if you stop in or call us. She joined the team in 2020 and also serves in a vital role with Celebrate Recovery.
Renate Johnson
Online Production Tech
Renate has faithfully served on the Worship Arts Media team for years and came on staff in 2019 to assist the growing needs within the Live-streaming and Worship ministries.

Ministry Leaders

John & Krista Wiedeman
Rebekah Conrad
Natalie Howard
Meal Ministry
Travis Ray
Missions Team
Cliff Miller
Prayer Team