Leadership and Staff

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Elders

The elders of the church care for the health and spiritual growth of the congregation, give themselves to the ministry of the Word of God and prayer, and oversee personnel.

Bill Richardson

Pastor of Adult Ministries

Bill Richardson

Pastor Bill preaches on Sundays while overseeing the College Ministry, Youth Ministry, Children’s Ministry, Worship Ministry & Life Groups. He...

Douglas Busby

Pastor Emeritas

Douglas Busby

Pastor Doug preaches on Sunday mornings, teaches a Marriage Architect class & Life Group. He oversees the Men’s Ministry and...

Josh Wheatley

Associate Pastor

Josh Wheatley

Josh is the newest addition to E-Free’s pastoral leadership team. Previously a high school Math and Science teacher for 12...

Staff

The staff serve full or part time over particular ministry areas.

Bill Richardson

Pastor of Adult Ministries

Bill Richardson

Pastor Bill preaches on Sundays while overseeing the College Ministry, Youth Ministry, Children’s Ministry, Worship Ministry & Life Groups. He...

Douglas Busby

Pastor Emeritas

Douglas Busby

Pastor Doug preaches on Sunday mornings, teaches a Marriage Architect class & Life Group. He oversees the Men’s Ministry and...

Josh Wheatley

Associate Pastor

Josh Wheatley

Josh is the newest addition to E-Free’s pastoral leadership team. Previously a high school Math and Science teacher for 12...

Kyle Luck

Pastor of Youth Ministries

Kyle Luck

Kyle is passionate about Jesus becoming our treasure through the gospel, helping all know Him more through the Word, and...

Anna Tate

Director of Children's Ministry

Anna Tate

The Evangelical Free Church Children’s Ministry includes Children’s Church, Sunday School, and Vacation Bible School, along with many other  activities aimed...

Arden Skoglund

Director of Worship Ministry

Arden Skoglund

The Evangelical Free Church worship ministry includes the vocal, instrumental, and technical aspect of Sunday worship. Contact: 509-872-3390, worship@efreepalouse.org

Olivia Gordon

Secretary

Olivia Gordon

Olivia serves as an initial contact person at the church as well as an excellent resource for gathering and disseminating...

Madison Bestebreur

Secretary

Madison Bestebreur

Madison joined the E-Free staff as one of the secretaries in October 2017.  In the office, she answers phone calls...

Deacons

Deacons are the “ministers of mercy” of the congregation and also relieve the elders so they are more free to shepherd the congregation.

Mary Lou BusbyWomen’s Ministry – Advisory
Chad ChristiansonService Ministry
Dan DruffelBusiness & Operations, Deacons’s Fund
Susie FlackDeacon’s Fund, Women’s Ministry – Advisory
Debbie HulbertSeniors Ministry
Kyle LuckYouth Ministrykyle@efreepalouse.org
Keith McIvorBusiness & Operations
Jim PetersonWorship Ministry, Greeters
Andrea PlotnerWomens Ministry
Sharon RichardsonWomens Ministry
Greg SchultzBusiness & Operations
Arden SkoglundWorship Ministryworship@efreepalouse.org
Kathleen TetzlaffWomens Ministry
Guy WilliamsChurch Treasurer, Business & Operations
Karl HulbertSeniors Ministry
Eric Tetzlaff