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Meet Our Staff

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Brian Wilmarth - Senior Pastor

Brian Wilmarth joined the New Life team in 2021 as the Senior Pastor. Brian has been married to Jessica since 2008, and they have two boys. Brian is a runner and enjoys playing outside with his boys.

Cody Gaesser - Worship Pastor

Cody Gaesser joined the New Life leadership team in 2019 as the worship pastor. Cody has been married to Kayla for five years. They have a son named Noah and enjoy hiking and other outdoor activities.

Danny McFadden - Interim Church Administrator

Danny McFadden joined the New Life staff in July 2021 as the interim/part-time church administrator. He has served on the New Life Directors Council since 2019 and is self-employed full time in the transportation industry. Danny and his wife, Stephanie, have attended New Life since October 2015. They have been married since 2011 and have three boys, Liam, Oliver and Walker. They love to travel, watch movies and do anything involving water!

Ann Bare - Admin Assistant

Ann Bare and husband, Tom, have been attending New Life since 2001; she joined the staff in 2019. They have 3 children, 13 kiddos calling them grandparents, and 5 dogs that come along with those kiddos. Ann’s life is always full of people and activities, and she’d have it no other way! Getting to serve at New Life is a blessing – in so many ways.

Kathy Hughes - Admin Assistant

Kathy Hughes transitioned from Highview Church secretary to New Life secretary in March 2019. She has been married to Bill since November 1990. They have one daughter, Kallie, who is married and has lots of grand dogs for Kathy to love on. She has a beautiful cat named Shiloh. Her favorite things are anything with four legs and a tail.

Jordan Magana - Bookkeeper

Jordan Magana joined New Life in 2016 and as the bookkeeper in 2020. He's been married to Erin since 2010; they have three kids: Eva, Oliver, and Sienna. He enjoys playing the drums, working out and watching Colts football.

Eric Judd - Maintenance

Eric Judd joined the New Life staff in 2019 with his many skills: HVAC, plumbing, electrical, carpentry, and more. He keeps everything running behind the scenes for New Life. When Eric is "off hours" he enjoys woodworking, his banjo, snow skiing, riding his Harley and being a grandpa.