OUR LEADERSHIP STAFF

 

KRAIG ANDERSON
Executive Pastor

 
The Andersons came to PHBC in January 2009. Kraig’s wife Kristin was his college sweetheart, and they’ve been married since 1993. They have two fantastic sons: Michael and Tim. Michael attends BGSU. Tim works in Cleveland and recently married his PHBC youth group sweetheart, Brittany. Kraig has a degree in Music Education from Minnesota State University Mankato, and was a high school band director prior to God calling him into ministry in 2000. He received additional theological and leadership training through Bethel Seminary, and the Executive Pastor’s Coaching Network Program. Kraig loves serving the Lord and people through this dual role of overseeing ministries, operations and worship.

DAN ADAMS
NextGen Pastor

 
Dan Adams grew up in Parma, and his wife, Grace, was raised in Cleveland, so Northeast Ohio is home. They were married in 2001, and absolutely love serving Christ and His Church together. Dan received his education and training from years of discipleship and ministry in his home church and Cedarville University, where he studied Pastoral Ministry. He began his ministry with PHBC the summer of 2010. Dan’s passion is to encourage and equip families while helping students find and follow Jesus Christ. Dan and Grace have three wonderful daughters – Alayna, Alexa, and Alivia.

PAM SCOTT
Children’s Pastor

 
Pam grew up in Cleveland, Ohio, and has been blessed to serve in her home church for over 40 years. She graduated from Taylor University with a degree in Christian Education, and has had additional training in counseling. Pam’s desire is to create an atmosphere of love, fun and creative learning from God’s Word that will help equip children to face the world with Jesus as their Savior and guide. Her other passion is to see every person serving the Lord using their God-given gifts. People can experience great joy as they have the privilege of serving our awesome God.

JONATHAN PERKINS
Discipleship and Senior Adults Pastor

 
Jonathan Perkins grew up in northern Virginia, as did his wife, Dana. They were married in 2015, and absolutely love serving Christ and His Church together. Jonathan did his undergraduate work at Clearwater Christian College, where he not only became a follower of Christ, but also accepted His call into full-time ministry. That calling has led him to serve Christ through varied ministry positions within the church and its programs. Jonathan enjoys spending as much time as possible with his wife and their three dogs: Irish, Teddy, and Lucy.
 

TIM H.

Connections Pastor

 
Since elementary school, Tim has been a part of the ministry at PHBC. Tim received his Master of Architecture from Kent State University, married his wife Cara and began practicing architecture in 1994. They have two children, Madison and Jacob. Tim was a partner at one of Cleveland’s premier architectural firms, until he felt the call to serve God more with his life. In 2012, Tim left the partnership, and he and Cara were appointed by the Association of Baptists for World Evangelism (ABWE) Project Office division as a full-time missionary architect. Tim also serves on the PHBC leadership team in the area of discipleship and leadership development.

MATT WILLIAMS
Young Adults Pastor

 
Matt was born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio. He received his BA from Anderson University in Christian Ministries and later attended Ashland Theological Seminary and earned an MA in Clinical Counseling. Matt feels amazingly blessed to have served God in a variety of places and capacities, such as an Associate Pastor, a Senior Pastor, a school administrator for a Catholic High School in Cleveland, and a police chaplain. Currently, Matt is the owner of Moriah Counseling and Consulting, a Christian counseling agency in North Royalton, and is the Campus Pastor for Indiana Wesleyan University, Cleveland Campus. Matt is married to Sheri and they have four children; Mackenzie, Maelei, Matthew, and Montgomarie.

DAVE GRIFFEY
Christian Schools Administrator

 
Dave was born and raised in Girard, Ohio, although according to him he has never grown up. He received a Bachelor of Arts from Taylor University, and a Master of Arts in Education from Malone College. He has served in Christian School Ministry for over 20 years at Christian schools in Willoughby, OH and Jacksonville, FL. His lovely wife is the former Mary Joan Barker of New Castle, PA, and they have three terrific sons – Logan, Lucas, and Evan. Dave wishes to see the entire church body at PHBC live out our Mission Statement: “To help people find and follow Jesus Christ.”

JEN MOENCH
Preschool Director

 
Originally from North Carolina, Jen has lived in the greater Cleveland area for the last 20 years, graduating from Parma High School and meeting her husband, Dave, while attending classes at Tri-C. Jen has served in various capacities at a few local churches before making PHBC her home church in 2010. While serving in Women’s Ministries, Jen’s three children, Isaac, Skylar, and Summer began their education journey at Sonshine Preschool where they came to love the ministry therein. With a background and strength in administration and a heart for ministry, Jen is eager to welcome children and their families into the Sonshine Preschool Family.