Our Little Crew


 Pastor Doug Dunbar

Pastor Doug Dunbar

Pastor Doug Dunbar

Family: wife Sarah; daughters Kara, Cadance, Kristen; sons Caleb, Corban. 


 Pastor Benjamin Jepsen

Pastor Benjamin Jepsen

Pastor Benjamin Jepsen

Ben graduated from Briercrest in April 2011.  He was our interim youth pastor in the summer of 2010 and is well aquainted with the faces and needs of Grand Forks youth, having grown up in Grand Forks and having attended Gospel Chapel for most of his life.  We welcome Ben's creative energy and leadership on our team.

Family: wife Shayna; daughter Norah; son Miles. 

Hobbies: biking, video games, writing, and anything Canucks.

Email-gcyouth88@gmail.com

Cell-250-442-7909

 


 Tammy Battersby

Tammy Battersby

Community Care Coordinator Tammy Battersby

Tammy was born in the Grand Forks Hospital but was raised and grew up in the Kettle Valley (Rock Creek) area. She came to Grand Forks as of June 2013. Tammy has a heart for empowering people.

Family: husband Mark; 2 adult daughters; a teenage son. 

Hobbies: gardening, painting, Skip Bo, 4x4-ing, and country drives. 

Email-blessingsboutique@hotmail.com

Cell-250-443-1295


 Brenda Semenoff

Brenda Semenoff

Administrative Secretary Brenda Semenoff

Brenda has lived in Grand Forks since 1982. She has been the Administrative Secretary since May 2006. 

Family: husband David; son Nolan; daughter Kelsey married to Mark Noetzel.

Hobbies: music, reading, sports (especially running), drawing, and camping.

Email-gcgf@shaw.ca



 Tony Boschmann

Tony Boschmann

Elder Tony Boschmann

Family: wife Jen; sons Lukas, Jakob. 


 Alex de Boeck

Alex de Boeck

Elder Alex de Boeck

Alex has lived in Grand Forks since 1975, but was born in Belgium and immigrated to Canada at age 6. 

Family: wife Sandra; 5 grown and married children; 16 grandchildren. 

Hobbies: music (guitar & singing), motorcycling, sports (esp. soccer & hockey), and carpentry. 


 Gary Friesen

Gary Friesen

Elder Gary Friesen

Family: wife Carolynne. 


 Jim Goertzen

Jim Goertzen

 

Elder Jim Goertzenn

Family: wife Patricia. 


 Allan Pauls

Allan Pauls

Elder Allan Pauls

Family: wife Gwen. 


 Ian Robins

Ian Robins

Elder Ian Robins

Ian was born in Cairo Egypt, moved to England at age 7, moved to Australia shortly after, travelled, and ended up in Canada in 1988. He has a special heart for the CMA—Christian Motorcycle Association ministry.

Family: wife Val; 2 grown sons in Australia; 3 grandchildren. 

Hobbies: gardening, playing guitar, fly fishing, and skiing. 


 Derek TeBrinke

Derek TeBrinke

Elder Derek TeBrinke

Family: wife Becky.