Quentin Beard

Lead Pastor

Quentin has been on staff at Sioux Falls First since July 2011.  He is married to Dianne.  Quentin gives oversight & vision to the staff and congregation.  He believes that relationships are the key to the operation of God’s Kingdom on earth & loves to see how hearts are transformed when we love God & love people! Quentin is currently pursuing a master’s degree in organizational leadership.

Tyler Tufte

Executive Pastor

Tyler grew up at Sioux Falls First as a child, and came on staff in May 2007.  Tyler is married to Natalie and they have 3 amazing kids.  Tyler gives oversight to the High School & Middle School ministry, Revolution Student Ministries, as well as the production aspects of Sioux Falls First.  He has a heart to see people raised up to use their gifts to make a difference in this world for God. He strives to grow as a leader so he can help others discover and develop their leadership potential.


Dianne Beard

Associate Teaching Pastor


Dianne has been on staff at Sioux Falls First since September 2012; married to Quentin, they are the parents of two awesome sons. Dianne serves as our associate teaching pastor.  She gives oversight to our Wednesday night encounter service and serves as an instructor in our 412 Leadership School and the Making the Journey foundations of faith group.   She enjoys helping people to live more wholeheartedly, find grace and tap into growing resiliency through understanding and living out biblical precepts.   


Kevin Smith

Worship Pastor

Kevin and his family come to Sioux Falls from Princeton, IL.  He and his wife Je’anna have 2 great kids, Kaleb and Kynleigh! Through the use of music and technology, he desires to create an environment where people can connect with God and experience life change through Christ.


Charlie Sanders

Student Ministries Pastor & Hospitality Ministries 

Charlie joined the staff in October of 2017.  He is married to Carrie, and they have 4 beautiful children. He is the student ministries pastor for our high school students and gives oversight to the hospitality teams of Sioux Falls First.  Pastor Charlie has a heart for prayer and serves our city as a volunteer chaplain for the police department. Originally from the state of Georgia, Charlie moved to South Dakota to play football with “The Storm.” Prior to joining the pastoral staff, he served as an  on-campus ministry leader for middle and hight school students with Collision, a community missional organization.

Paige Koch

Middle School & Young Adult Pastor

Paige served as a youth ministry intern at Sioux Falls First while attending Trinity Bible College,  then joined our staff in 2015.  She gives oversight to the middle school ministry of Revolution Student Ministries and serves as the student creative arts director.  She is also helping to oversee The Collective; young adult ministries.  Paige’s passion is be an encourager that stirs up the ministry gifts of students.

Lyndle DeCamp

Business Pastor & 4:12 School of Leadership Administrator 

Lyndle joined the staff of Sioux Falls First in July 2016.  Before coming to SFF, Lyndle was Lead Pastor at Realife Assembly of God in North Sioux City, SD, and the Young Adult Pastor in Pittsfield, IL.  In addition to overseeing the business aspects of the church, Lyndle is the Lead Instructor and overseer of the 4:12 School of Leadership; an extension program of Global University.  He and his wife, Carol, have two awesome boys, Eli and Aiden.

Jeff Hunter

Epic Kids Pastor


Jeff has been on staff at Sioux Falls First since July 2014.  He is married to Stephanie and they have 5 awesome boys. Jeff gives oversight to our Epic Kids and Epic Kids ministry team.  Jeff and Stephanie are professional clowns and they creatively use performing gifts in ministry to the kids of Sioux Falls First.  They are passionate about families and seeing the next generation experience Jesus in a personal way.

Support Staff


Jenny Shearer

Administrative Assistant & Receptionist

Jenny has been on staff at Sioux Falls First since 2007.  She is married to Ron and they have 5 wonderful kids. Jenny gives oversight to our office, building, and daily operations of Sioux Falls First.  She has a depth of compassion and love for people that is felt by everyone she comes in contact with.  

Kim Corbin

Church Secretary

Kim has been on staff at Sioux Falls First since January 1999.  She is married to Ryan and they have 2 amazing boys who have become awesome men.    Kim serves in the Sioux Falls First office several days a week, when she is not spending time with her beautiful granddaughter. 

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