Meet Our Team

Meet the staff of First Free Rockford.

Lead Pastor

Senior Leadership Team

FIrst Free Rockford Lead Pastor

Luke Uran

Lead Pastor

Chuck Rife

Chuck Rife

Pastor of Caring Ministries

Steve Ralph

Steve Ralph

Executive Minister

Ministry Staff

Aaron Biby

Aaron Biby

Communications Director

Life Groups Coordinator

Erin Blume

Director of Life Groups, Women’s Ministry and Connections

Jonathon Burney

Jonathon Burney

Kids Director

Renee Cooper

Renee Cooper

Classic Worship Director

Nathan Fry

Nathan Fry

Contemporary Worship Director

Josh Pardee

Josh Pardee

Director of Student Ministries

Support Staff

Patti Clauson

Patti Clauson

Mom’s Day Out Director

Tom Doherty

Tom Doherty

Assistant Technical Director

Kim Erickson

Kim Erickson

Receptionist

Debbie Evans

Debbie Evans

Exec. Assistant to Senior Pastor

Clayton Ganziano

Clayton Ganziano

Middle School Coordinator

Diana Hamachek

Diana Hamachek

Accounting Coordinator

Teresa Hubbard

Teresa Hubbard

Early Childhood Coordinator

Kendra Johnson Starting Point Contact

Kendra Johnson

Adults Administrative Assistant

Janel Palmer

Janel Palmer

Kids Administrative Assistant

David Peterson

David Peterson

Technical Director

Sasha Pogwizd Son Risers Contact

Sasha Pogwizd

Senior Adults &  Caring Ministries Facilitator

Tamara Ross

Tamara Ross

Communications Coordinator

Amy Sanderson

Amy Sanderson

Worship Administrative Assistant

Christine Stevenson

Christine Stevenson

Scroll Bookstore Manager

Bethany Timmons

Bethany Timmons

Students Administrative Assistant

Kari Young

Kari Young

Receptionist

Facility Staff

Dave Bodrie

Dave Bodrie

Facilities Engineer

Marty Brown

Marty Brown

Custodian

Fahlyn Destivelle

Fahlyn Destivelle

Custodian

Alex Hanna

Alex Hanna

Custodian

Ben Phillips

Ben Phillips

Custodian