Staff

Nick Grim : Senior Minister

Nick Grim

Senior Minister

Nick and his Wife Natalie are native to Kansas City having grown up in Overland Park and Kansas. He is an avid fan of the Chiefs, Royals and Jayhawks. He loves to play all sports, be outdoors and spending time with his family. His favorite bible verse is Ephesians 2:8,9 "For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God, not a result of works, so that no one may boast" (ESV).

Matt Guinn : Youth Minister

Matt Guinn

Youth Minister

Matt is native to Broken Arrow in Oklahoma and went to Manhattan Christian College. Matt and his wife, Amy, were married on 8-18-18 (so he can remember his anniversary). He loves Indycar and Royals baseball. BBQ is his love language. He enjoys teaching children and youth to read the Bible and love God. His favorite story in the bible is Nehemiah because he listened to his calling from God even when it was difficult.

Craig Archer : Worship Minister

Craig Archer

Worship Minister

Craig takes care of administrative tasks and everything within the worship ministry at Westridge. Craig is passionate about seeing the Church worship God in spirit and truth. He believes that worship is what fuels the mission of sharing the gospel with the world. He enjoys learning new instruments, reading, and making coffee. He and his wife, Haley, currently live in Eudora, KS.

David Hester : Elder

David Hester

Elder

David serves as an elder and also oversees missions at WCC and has been part of WCC for 14 years. David has also had various teaching and preaching roles through the years. David has been a disciple of Jesus for 44 years and has served in various forms of church leadership through the years. He has led small groups off and on for over 30 years. David is passionate about bible study and bible history and archeology. He would like to see all believers making time for the word of God and prayer as well as building friendships in the family of God.

Tim Leakey : Elder

Tim Leakey

Elder

Tim has been involved in many roles at Westridge since 1980. He has been involved in education programs from elementary school age through adult, prayer ministries, and leading small groups. As deacon and elder he has been involved in the lives of families, praying to God for needs and praising God for victories. Coordinating the church’s Thanksgiving Dinner outreach has been a task he has performed for many years. Tim and his wife Debbie have 5 children and 8 grand-children.

Ed Blythe : Elder

Ed Blythe

Elder

Eugene Fry : Deacon

Eugene Fry

Deacon