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Staff and Elders 2017-08-10T20:48:22+00:00

Meet the Team!

Disciples Ministry Team is made up of some of the most dedicated and selfless people around. They work day jobs and then give of their free time to ensure people near and far from God are nudging closer to Jesus and community.

Pastoral Staff

Stu Streeter
Stu StreeterLead Pastor & Elder Team
Stu and Jen Streeter started Disciples in ’09 with some friends. Since that time, their love for pastors and church planters has grown, which inspired Church Courage. Stu also serves as the Vice President of Advancement for the North American Baptist.
Sean St. Clair
Sean St. ClairExecutive Pastor & Elder Team
Sean St. Clair and his wife, Teri, were part of the original Disciples Church Launch Team that met in the Streeter’s living room. They have served in just about every area of ministry over the years. Sean works full time as a Food Specifications Manager for a growing fresh foods company in Sacramento.
Dan Crouse
Dan CrouseAssociate Pastor
Dan Crouse is the only member of staff who can fix cars, plus he brings a wealth of ministry experience as well! Dan works full time on his growing real estate business focusing on residential realty in the El Dorado foothills.
Doug Tawlks
Doug TawlksAssociate Pastor
Doug and Shari Tawlks first checked out Disciples five years ago after receiving a mailer. They are also the founding Directors of Life Bridge Counseling.
Jason Bluemel
Jason BluemelWorship Pastor
We met Jason and Jenn Bluemel when they replied to a Craigslist ad we posted looking for guest worship leaders. The rest, as they say, is history. Jason is a gifted entrepreneur who also runs a growing courier and package delivery company serving all of the Sacramento region.
Ruth Zive
Ruth ZiveChildren's Ministry Director
Ruth Zive and her husband, Kenny, stumbled into Disciples Church in the fall of 2014. They’ve loved Disciples from the start and quickly found themselves at home among friends. When Ruth is not loving the kids of Disciples she is loving the kids and family for which she is a nanny.
Luke Aubrey
Luke AubreyStudent Ministry Director
Luke graduated from Moody Bible Institute, Chicago in 2013 with a degree in youth ministry. He brings a love for students and a heart for lasting discipleship. Luke and his wife, Tayler, met in youth group and welcomed their first daughter, Hayden, in 2016. Luke juggles a bunch, working full time in operating rooms all over Sacramento for a medical device company.

Elder Team

Women and Men who have completed all or most of our 12-month Elder Development Process, called Elder Prep. These leaders serve in one-year renewable terms and are charged with encouraging and protecting overall church health and our Staff Team.

Stu Streeter – Team Leader / Elder
Sean St. Clair – Staff Representative / Elder
Jason Biggers – Elder
Josh Stone – Elder
Patrick Nation – Elder
Tom Harrer – Elder

Michelle Reed – Elder in Training
Vincent Hill – Elder in Training

Support Staff

OPERATIONS DIRECTOR – Michelle Nation
TECHNOLOGY DIRECTOR – Steven Barkey
HOSPITALITY COORDINATOR – Jillian Fritzke
MEN’S MINISTRY LEAD – Josh Stone
WOMEN’S MINISTRY LEAD – Rebecca Nation
PRAYER MINISTRY LEAD – Michelle Reed
FACILITIES MANAGER – OPEN
MISSIONS COORDINATOR – OPEN
GROUPS COORDINATOR – OPEN