MEET THE ELDERS

The men who oversee and shepherd the church.

Dan Frank

Dan Frank is Grace's founding pastor. He's married to Judy, has three adult children and three grandchildren. He loves how Grace focuses outside the church to reach people who are far from God.
*B.S. Education, Master of Divinity

Tony Slavin

Tony Slavin is married to Theresa and has four children and six grandchildren. He loves how the Grace family welcomes and accepts all who walk through our doors.
*M.A., Master of Theology

David Durst

David Durst is married to wife Karen and has two adult children. He works in technology and sales and loves how God uses Grace to change lives through Christ.
*B.S.B.A. Management

Jay Stearley

Jay Stearley is married to Danielle, and has one daughter. He serves as Executive Pastor at Grace, and loves how Grace drives gospel impact and vitality here.
*M.B.A. University of Nevada, M.A. Western Seminary

Jim Sundquist

Jim Sundquist is married to Karen and has three children. He is in the financial services industry and loves how Grace helps people get involved in Kingdom work.
*B.A. Business

Rick Hallam

Rick Hallam is married to wife Jennifer and together they have 6 children. Rick is a pastor at Grace and loves how generous the people of Grace are in how they serve God.
*B.A. Math Ed

Jim Milstead

Jim Milstead is married to Linda with two adults sons. He serves as Director of Operations at Grace and loves how Grace is always teaching the Truth.
*B.B.A. Business

Dave Haskins

Dave Haskins is married to Judy. They have three adult children and 3 grandchildren. He is a property manager and loves Grace because "we proclaim Jesus Christ as Central to all religion and life."

Thomas Grant

Elder-in-Training
Tom is married to Sarah and has four sons. He works as a finance professional in the technology industry and loves the multigenerational Christ-Centered impact of Grace.
*B.B.A. Finance and Accounting

Brandon Balkenbush

Brandon Balkenbush is married to Breanne and they have three sons. Brandon owns a real estate investment company, and loves the simplicity of the Gospel and how it changes people from the inside out.
*B.S. University Nevada Reno, M.A. Western Seminary

Christian Kleven

Elder-in-Training
Christian Kleven is married to Laurie and they have four sons. Christian is a Technology Consultant and works for Charter Communications. Christian loves the community and powerful worship at Grace.
*B.A. Culinary Arts