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.
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 & Church Planting for the North American Baptist. Streeters have two kids in college and two in high school, plus the cutest dog on earth.
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 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.
Calvin LambWorship Pastor
Calvin and his family have attended Disciples Church since 2014. He desires the felt presence of God in every service and gathering. Calvin lives and works in Rancho Cordova and challenges you to a karaoke contest.
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 on the kids at Disciples, she’s got her hands full with their first little one born in 2018.
Ellie SpinosiWorship Leader
Ellie, along with her husband Gregory, came to Disciples Church in Summer 2015. It quickly became apparent this was the ministry for them and became involved in the worship/sound tech team. Ellie enjoys her job as a bookkeeper and has a deep love of pop culture, literature, crafts, and party planning.
Michelle NationOperations Director
Michelle and her husband, Patrick, came to Disciples Church in 2013. Her experience in project management and love of organizing helps keep things running smoothly. She spends her days entertaining her two small girls and blogging about politics.
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 Patrick Nation – Elder Tom Harrer – Elder Vincent Hill – Elder