• Carl - Lead Pastor

    Carl enjoys helping people discover and develop new directions in their spiritual lives, relationships and leadership. His love for Jesus and people provides opportunities to bring hope for any challenge. Carl is married to Lori and they have three grown children and three wonderful grandchildren, who they visit whenever they can. Carl enjoys fly fishing and gardening, both of which provide times for great relaxation and reflection. Email:

  • Kevin - PASTOR of children & youth ministries

    Kevin enjoys working with youth of all ages. His mix of fun and Bible-based teaching helps him connect with the kids in our church. Originally from San Diego, Kevin graduated from Calvin Seminary in 2011. He enjoys sports, being outdoors, reading and trying new things. Kevin is married to Allison and they have an adorable young son. Email:

  • Sharry - Ministries Coordinator

    Sharry has a deep love for her Lord, desire to serve and truly enjoys people of all ages. She has worked at the church since 2000 and is an indispensable part of our staff. Sharry is married to Brian, her childhood sweetheart, and they love spending time with their children and beautiful grandchildren! Sharry also loves teaching preschool here at Oak Hills Church. Email:

Elders and decons

Our elders and deacons help run our church and care for members. We have a Council meeting on the second Tuesday of each month. 

Pastoral Elders

Brad Buchholz

Susan Buchholz

Mary Slotemaker

Larry Wong

Administrative Elders

Al Lammers

Sharry Kragt

Kevin Smit

Gord Vreugdenhil


Tyler Granshaw

Sally Hoekert

Renee Johnson

Jason Van Dyken