Pastor Tyler Parson leads the ministry of the Word and worship at CrossRidge. He works with our elders to communicate vision, equip leaders, and shepherd the flock. PT was born and raised in Storm Lake, IA. He's a graduate of Northwestern College (Orange City, IA), has been in pastoral ministry with EFCA Central District for twelve years, and is ordained in the Evangelical Free Church. Pastor Tyler and his wife, Mel, have have three children (Silas, Deacon, and Tabitha). He enjoys spending time with family, creating music, reading, traveling, eating foreign foods, & being outdoors.
Gayle Brown provides administrative support to the church. Gayle and her husband, Mike, moved to Holstein from Victorville, CA in 2013. They have one adult son (Chris), a daughter-in-law (Stacy), and three grandchildren. Gayle's gifts of organization, mercy, compassion, and her love for music help us fulfill our mission. She enjoys expressing her creativity through Stampin' Up projects.