Pastors & Staff

Full-Time Staff

Van N. Houser

Senior Pastor
Van has been the Senior Pastor of NSBC for 20 years and has helped guide our church to be a leader in outreach and ministry to Parker County.

Keith Warren

Executive Pastor
See Keith for all things related to the business and operations of the church, and for top-level ministry questions.

Brad Martin

Worship Pastor
Brad serves as our Worship Pastor, coordinating all our choirs, musicians, creative arts and media ministries.

Jim Garner

Family & Missions Pastor
Jim oversees all things related to our Family Ministry (birth – 12th Grade) and manages relationships with mission partners outside the state of Texas.

Mark Julian

Mobilization Pastor
Mark’s primary role is to help our members and attenders to connect with our ministries and local mission partners. He’s also a pastor at heart and can often be found mentoring and investing in people of all ages.

Tamra Gutierrez

Preschool Director
Tamra grew up at NSBC and now serves the church by taking care of everything related to our Preschool Ministry, and North Side Christian Preschool.

Brian McKay

Children's Pastor
Brian has served NSBC for almost 15 years and leads all ministries to children age Kindergarten through 4th Grade.

Jason Medlin

Preteen Pastor
Jason leads our PreTeen Ministry (5th & 6th Grade) and does a tremendous job developing our students into young leaders during this important season of their lives.

Eric Adcock

Middle School Pastor
We are blessed to have Eric leading out with our Middle School kids.  With over 30 years of ministry experience, he has literally seen it all!

Andrew Williamson

High School Pastor
Andrew is the newest member of our team, and he leads our High School ministry (9th – 12th Grade) in weekly worship, discipleship events, summer camp and mission trips.

Andy Brady

Young Adult Pastor
Andy leads our ministry efforts with adults from college-age through parents of preschoolers.

Tommy Galik

Senior Adult Pastor
Tommy has been a wonderful addition to our staff after serving another local church for almost 20 years.  He ministers to our active and growing Senior Adult congregation.

Libby Hutchinson

Women's Ministry Director
Libby has done an amazing job connecting women from every generation within the many events and programs of our Women’s Ministry. She also helps to coordinate our Guest Services Team.

Jeff Carr

Creative, IT & Public Relations Director
Jeff is the guy on our team that wears the most hats. He oversees all our technical, AV and IT equipment, all while managing most of our web and graphic needs. Jeff is also a great teacher and small group leader.

Joseph Hutchinson

Video Director
Joseph came to NSBC after completing film school and has helped us to take our video production to a new level.  

Sharalee Tidwell

Worship Assistant & Social Media Manager
Sharalee has served on our praise team for years and now assists with planning and coordination of our worship services. She also manages content on our social media platforms.

Dawn Adcock

Administrative Assistant
  • Building Schedule
  • Event Coordinating
  • Guest Services Support

Eren Cobb

Administrative Assistant
  • Adult Education
  • Ministries
  • Pastoral Care

Lara Cook

Administrative Assistant
  • Senior Pastor’s Calendar
  • Sermon Research

Sissy Pogue

Financial Manager
  • Giving Records
  • Accounts Payable
  • Ministry Budgets

Sarah Maxwell

Administrative Assistant
  • Children’s Ministry

Kristie O'Keeffe

Administrative Assistant
  • High School Ministry
  • Middle School Ministry
  • Missions

Eddie Burg

Custodial Supervisor
Eddie is another 20 year veteran of NSBC and he does a great job getting our building ready for the variety of events we host each and every week.

Mark Hodge

Mark is another long-term member of NSBC who also serves on our staff. Mark assists us with room setup and keeping our building in tip top shape. He’s a servant who will chip in wherever it’s needed!

Part-Time Staff

Melissa Rains

Administrative Assistant
  • Preschool Ministry

Kay Crumley

Administrative Assistant
  • Database & Data Entry

Teresa Smith

Administrative Assistant
  • Financial Assistant

Becky Byrd

Administrative Assistant
  • Reception

Michael Gideon

Children's Ministry Assistant
Michael is a former children’s pastor who now serves NSBC as the right-hand man of our Children’s Pastor, Brian McKay.

Butch Carr

Maintenance Supervisor
The oldest building on our campus will turn 100 in just a couple of years, and Butch serves us by keeping all these old buildings together and looking nice so we can gather for worship.

Bethany Havey

Childcare Coordinator
Bethany’s superpower is taking great care of your littles during weeknight ministry meetings and Sunday evenings.

Karen Hodge

Food Service Director
Everyone loves Mrs. Karen’s cooking! Karen provides food service for all of our church events as well as catering services for most of the outside groups that use our facilities.

Heather West 

North Side Christian Preschool Assistant Director
Heather serves as the on the ground director for our North Side Christian Preschool, managing day to day operations and overseeing teachers and curriculum.

Danyle Steensma

North Side Christian Preschool Assistant
Danyle works side by side with Heather managing operations and keeping the North Side Christian Preschool running like clockwork.

Erik Dally

Special Needs Coordinator
Erik and his family have devoted themselves to serving our children and adults with special needs. He leads Bible studies and helps each to experience the full ministry of the church.