MEET THE ELDERS & STAFF

 

PASTORS

 

MIKE LOPP
Senior Pastor

 
Pastor Mike has served as Senior Pastor at Trinity since 1997. He is passionate about God’s Word and teaching others how to handle it correctly. He is called is to “make disciples who make disciples” as he knows the power of the Gospel to transform hearts and lives. He is an energetic speaker and teacher.
 
In addition to a great passion for the truth of God, Pastor Mike is also known to have a passion for football, enjoys motorcycle riding, playing basketball, working out and staying in shape.
 
Pastor Mike and his wife, Angi, have been married since 1987 and have four grown children.
 
 
 
 

BEN SEAMANS
Associate Pastor – Worship Ministry

 
Pastor Ben leads our dynamic worship on Sunday mornings. He has been leading Trinity’s congregation to the throne of Jesus since 2003, and desires to share the fullness of God in salvation, restoration, relationship and worship with everyone he meets.
 
Ben enjoys most things in life as he finds humor in nearly every situation. He has a love for the outdoors, fishing, barbecues, and all things “manly.”
 
Pastor Ben and his wife, Kayla, have been married since 1988 and have two grown sons.
 
 
 
 

CHRIS PHILLIPS
Associate Pastor – Children & Student Ministry

 
Pastor Chris’ passion is to see our children, students, and their families become fully-devoted followers of Christ. He loves to see young people transformed to live their lives for Christ.
 
Chris is an avid fan of the Florida Gators (we are still converting him to be a fervent Packers and Badgers fan!). He enjoys football and sports, games, and spending time with his family.
 
Chris and his wife, Rebekah, were married in 2009. They have four children.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

ELDERS

 

GARY SYFTESTAD
Elder

 
Gary has been a member of Trinity since 2001 and was affirmed as an elder in 2014. He serves as a leader in Student ACE and is active on the Finance Team.
 
Gary and his wife, Raynelle, have been married since 1993 and have four daughters.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

DAN BERGMAN
Elder

 
Dan has been a member of Trinity since 1999 and was affirmed as an elder in 2014. He serves as Hospitality Team Leader and is active in Small Group Ministry.
 
Dan and his wife, Angie, have been married since 1990 and have three children.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

SPENCER FAST
Elder

 
Spencer has been a member of Trinity since 2009, and was affirmed as an elder in 2014. He is active serving in Promiseland, Vacation Bible School, and various outreach ministries.
 
Spencer and his wife, Katie, were married in 2000. They have six children.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

SUPPORT STAFF

 

KARLYN MCNEELY
Office Administrator

 
Karlyn recently joined our office staff in September 2017. She is the central hub of information at Trinity and handles general communication, coordinates the church calendar, prints the weekly bulletin, creates announcement slides for Sunday mornings, and maintains the church database, among other things. If you want to share a prayer request, have questions about church activities, or schedule use of the building, Karlyn is your contact.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

ANGIE BERGMAN
Administrative Assistant to Senior Pastor

 
Angie has been on staff at Trinity since February 2009. She assists Pastor Mike with preparing sermon outlines and PowerPoints, handles registration and materials for classes and training events, supports small groups and the church website.
 
Angie and her husband, Dan, have three children. Together they serve as Trinity’s hospitality ministry team leaders and on the small group ministry team.
 
 
 
 
 
 

JENNIFER SKINNER
Administrative Assistant to Promiseland & Student Ministry

 
Jen came on staff at Trinity in August 2016, newly called to serve Promiseland and Student ACE as an administrative assistant. She manages registration, room preparation, and supports many volunteers and special events.
 
Jen and her husband, Travis, have three children. Their family is active in youth rodeos, hunting, participating in youth sports, and camping.