Staff (Page 2)

Rachel Willey

Rachel grew up in a loving and godly home right here in Ankeny. At the age of four, Rachel got down on her little knees and asked God to forgive her sins. Even at such a young age, God’s truths resonated within her. Throughout her teen years, Rachel had a strong calling from God to…

Lisa Johnson

Lisa Johnson is the Office Manager at Saylorville Church. She grew up in a wonderful Christian family and has attended Saylorville Church her whole life. She was saved at a very young age when she realized her need for a Savior and placed her life and trust in Him (Eph. 2:8-9). In junior high Lisa…

Lisa Bakke

Lisa is the Secretary at Saylorville. Growing up, her family attended a Catholic church and she learned a reverence for the holy and almighty God. But outside of church, God placed specific people in her life to help bring her to Him. The first person to introduce her to a relationship with Jesus was an…

Douglas Porter

Doug is Technology Manager at Saylorville Church. His responsibilities include all things tech like photography, websites, sound, lighting, computers, etc. He is married to Brooke and they have 5 children.

Tanner Archer

Tanner is the Technology Assistant at Saylorville Church. He became a Christian at a young age, has attended Saylorville Church since 1996 and has served in various ministries throughout that time. Tanner serves on the worship team, is a cell group leader and is on the missions board at Saylorville. Videography became his passion a…

Joshua Matthews

Josh is the Technology Assistant at Saylorville Church. At a young age, His family became missionaries to Australia, where he lived for close to thirteen years. He was saved at a young age, but his relationship with God didn’t really grow till later in his high school years. When Moving from church to church as…

Curtis Johnson

Curtis had the privilege of growing up in a loving Christian home. He grew up in Indianola, IA where his dad was a pastor for 18 years. He is the youngest of five. Curtis is married to Lisa Johnson. He was blessed to trust Christ at a young age and confess with his mouth that…

John Nemmers

Hello, my name is John Nemmers and I have been at Saylorville Church since I was a little boy. I grew up in Iowa but met my beautiful wife Kaley at college in Pennsylvania. I have two boys, Carter and Zion, and I enjoy being crazy and chasing them around the house. I am currently…

Mandi Pausley

Mandi grew up in central Ohio and attended college in Pennsylvania, where she met and married her husband Brad. They moved to Iowa in the summer of 2009. Aside from being married to the student ministries pastor and helping out with the teens, she fills her time with heading up the Mom’s Playgroup at church,…