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Pastor Art & his wife, Rhonda

Lead Pastor


Art is an elder and Lead Pastor of the|rock church.  His teaching style is relaxed, but always reflective, as he teaches in a way that brings people into a deeper understanding of what it means to have a relationship with a personal God.  He has a great passion and vision for the Truckee Meadows and feels honored to be pastoring a church that leads people into an intimate relationship with Jesus Christ.  He and his wife Rhonda have been married for 33 years, have 5 wonderful grandchildren, and are enjoying life to the fullest!

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Pastor Andy & his wife, Donielle

Executive Pastor


Andy is an elder and Executive Pastor at the|rock church.  He is a graduate of Sacramento State University with a degree in Finance and Economics, overseeing the business and financial affairs of the church and Pebbles Christian school.  Andy has a great heart for music and is passionate about seeing people draw closer to God through worship.  Andy considers it a privilege to serve as the Worship Leader with such an amazingly gifted Worship Team.  He also serves in the Studentrock Ministry (6th - 12th grade).

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Pastor Brett & his wife, Maria

Associate Pastor


Brett is an elder and Associate Pastor at the Rock Church. He and his wife Maria have been involved in ministry in the Reno/Sparks area for over 20 years, caring for people both inside and outside of the church. Brett has a Civil Engineering degree from the University of Nevada, has taught high school math and science, and is currently pursuing a degree in Marriage and Family Counseling. Maria teaches Kindergarten in Sparks and has a passion for helping people connect spiritually with God. And Brett loves to help things grow, both in his garden and in people who are pursuing Jesus.

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Pastor Tyler & his wife, Anna

Youth Pastor


Tyler is the Youth Pastor and serves as the Leader of StudentROCK both on Sunday mornings and Wednesday evenings. He and his wife Anna both graduated with their undergraduate degrees from George Fox University in Newberg, Oregon, Tyler with his BA in Christian Ministries and Anna with her BA in history, along with her MA in teaching.

Tyler and Anna both love having guests over to their home and are huge board game fans! They especially love trying new things and being at home with their dog Daisy at the end of the day. Tyler is passionate about inviting all young people into StudentROCK and truly enjoys watching people grow their relationship with God.


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Pastor Meredith Dancause

Teaching Pastor


Meredith is the Teaching Pastor at the rock church. Born and raised in New Hampshire, she is a New Englander at heart, though ministry has brought her to many other parts of the country. Previously, she served at The Meeting House in Carlisle, PA as the Teaching Pastor, Mars Hill Bible Church in Grand Rapids, MI as the Director for Adult Life as well as Associate Pastor of Trinity Church in Greenwich, CT. Before being called to seminary in Seattle, where she earned her Master of Divinity from The Seattle School of Theology and Psychology, Meredith worked in the marketing and non-profit sectors. Her passions include teaching, preaching, and spiritual formation. Meredith enjoys cooking, reading, photography, coloring, and working out. She currently lives in Sparks, NV with her husband Stephen and their daughter Imogen.