• 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 grand-children, who they visit whenever they can. Carl enjoys fly fishing and gardening, both of which provide times for great relaxation and reflection. Email:

  • Kevin - director 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, who he met while interning at a church in New Jersey. They are expecting their first baby this winter. 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

Beth Andre

Brad Buchholz

Brenda DeJong

Lloyd Hoekert

Nate Law

Administrative Elders

Dale Andre

Todd Veenhuis

Sharry Kragt

Doug Pierce


Brian Kragt

Greta Pierce

Dan Shuff

Curtis Spaan