OUR PASTOR, LEADERSHIP AND STAFF ______________________________________________________________
Pastor Steve Wolffe, our senior Pastor for the last 15 years, has recently “finished his race” and is now home in heaven in the presence of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.
Elder Vern Wilkinson is currently serving as our Interim Pastor.
Jeff Gillette – Missions 253-884-4902 firstname.lastname@example.org Jeff and his wife Joyce have been living the island life since 1979. Their 3 children were all raised here and a new crop of grandchildren are learning to skip rocks on the island shores. They have been members of this church body since they arrived here and Jeff now serves as the Elder overseeing Missions.
The Gillettes ran the island general store as a family business and community hub from 1979 to 2009. Since selling the store, Jeff has been employed by Young Life overseeing the team that serves Anderson Island.
Hank Hollenbaugh – Building & Grounds 253-884-6458 email@example.com Hank was born and raised outside of Pittsburgh, PA. He joined the USAF in 1959. Married for 45 years to his beloved Faye Lynn, they raised 6 children together. Hank, Faye Lynn and their 2 youngest daughters spent 7 years in Mexico helping to build an orphanage, a six-room schoolhouse, medical & dental clinics and also worked with a food bank. In 1991, Hank & Faye Lynn moved to Anderson Island. He built their house and worked at the Island General Store for 17 years. They joined AICF around 1996 and he became an Elder in 1998.
Now retired, he plays golf, does wood working, runs the Island food bank through his garage and enjoys helping others in anyway that he can.
Cliff Purdy – Finance & Budget 253-884-3896 Cliff and his wife Betty have lived on Anderson Island for 20+ years. They have been members of AICF since they moved to the island. Their son, 4 daughters, 20 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren keep them busy!
Cliff graduated from Michigan Tech Mining & Technology and was a Mining & Geological Engineer. His best memory is helping to break ground for AICF!
Mike Fotheringill – Finance & Budget253-884-2299 Mike retired from a banking career after which he spent several years in the ministry in the US and Africa. He and his wife, Diana, love their life on Anderson Island, made complete by extraordinary friends, a wide variety of service opportunities and a strong and active faith community. In their combined family they have 4 children and 10 grandchildren.
Jay Wiggins – Internal Operations253-884-4961 firstname.lastname@example.org
Vernal Wilkinson – Christian Education 253-884-1710 email@example.com
Kendel Lyman 253-884-5612 firstname.lastname@example.org
Kelly Wolffe 253-884-6176 email@example.com
Kelly has served as the music director at AICF since 2004. She earned her bachelors degree in music management from the University of The Pacific Conservatory of Music. She leads the worship team on Sunday morning and directs the choir. Her passion is to raise up the generations to be worshipers of God in Spirit and Truth. The choir and worship team reflect the multigenerational vision of the church by training and equipping young people in playing musical instruments and releasing them to use their gifts.
Kelly Wolffe 253-884-6176 firstname.lastname@example.org@aicf.us