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.

Tom Rooney

Executive Pastor

Tom has been at Sioux Falls First since 1978 and on staff since 1998.  He is married to Sue.  Tom gives oversight to the administration of Sioux Falls First and Christian Center Elementary, Preschool, and Daycare.  His passion is to empower and equip believers of all ages to live out their faith in such a way that everyone who meets them will want to meet the Savior that they serve.

Dianne Beard

Associate 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 gives oversight to our pastoral care ministries and serves as one of our teaching pastors.  She believes that inside of every person there is strength, resiliency and amazing potential.  Her passion is helping individuals develop these areas to live more wholeheartedly in God’s Amazing Grace.  

 

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.

 

Tyler Tufte

Student Ministries Pastor & Production Coordinator

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.

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. 

Carrie Sanders

Church Secretary

Carrie has been on staff at Sioux Falls First since May 2013.  She is married to Charlie and they have 3 spectacular boys, and one more on the way.  She serves in our office on Friday mornings.

Jennifer Bauchspiess

Early Childhood Director

Jen joined our staff in August 2016 as the Early Childhood Director.  She oversees ministry to children in our Nursery (0-18 months), Toddlers & Two’s (18-36 months), and Preschool (3 -5 years).  She is creative and very organized. She serves with a wonderful team of volunteers who make this place work on Sundays and Wednesdays.  She and her husband, David have 3 wonderful children, and they serve as Foster Care Parents for hurting children in our community.

Brian Neish

Custodian

Joe Marrowbone

Custodian

Justin Bellah

Custodian

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