Nick Grim : Senior Minister

Nick Grim

Senior Minister

Nick is native to Kansas City having grown up in Overland Park, Kansas. He is an avid fan of the Chiefs, Royals and Jayhawks. He loves to play sports, be outdoors and spend 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.

David Rocha : Pastor of Worship

David Rocha

Pastor of Worship

Natalie Grim : Administrative Assistant

Natalie Grim

Administrative Assistant

Natalie was born and raised in the Kansas City area. She loves spending time with her family, reading, listening to podcasts and physical fitness. She is an introvert at heart and loves getting to know people one-on-one. She is passionate about women's ministry and being a mother to her three children. She and her husband, Nick, have been married for 12 years.

Tim Leakey : Elder

Tim Leakey


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

David Hester : Elder

David Hester


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.

Ed Blythe : Elder

Ed Blythe


Ed serves as an elder and also oversees Adult Education at WCC and has been part of WCC for 13 years. Ed has been a follower of Jesus for 17 years and is currently pursuing a Bachelors of Science degree from Johnson University, focusing on Ministry Leadership and Bible and Theology. He has a passion for discipleship through the study of God's Word and life transformation. Ed and his wife, Tammie, have been married 13 years and have four children.
Eugene Fry : Deacon

Eugene Fry