Staff_Page_Pastor_Ryan     Ryan Budde - Senior Pastor

Ryan is serving as Westview’s Senior Pastor. He has a deep passion for seeing people come into a relationship with Jesus Christ. Ryan grew up in Alaska and attended Indiana Wesleyan University to study ministry. He is married to Rachel who is an elementary school teacher and they have two children currently in college and high school.

To contact Pastor Ryan, email him at



Sanders.JPG   Jason Sanders - Executive Pastor

Jason and Sara have been married since 2008 and were blessed to welcome their son, Eli, into their family in 2016. Jason received his B.S. in Christian Ministries from IWU in 2014 and is currently working on his M.A. in Ministry at Wesley Seminary. In his free time, Jason loves playing video games, hunting, and rooting for the Buffalo Bills. Jason has a passion for making disciples and seeing God's constant providence at work in the lives of His people when they trust Him.  Sara works full-time at Indiana Wesleyan University.

To contact Pastor Jason, email him at



2015HowlettFamily65   Stephen Howlett - College and Worship Pastor

Stephen is the College and Worship Pastor. He graduated from IWU and is a lifelong resident of Grant County. Stephen enjoys music, golf, hunting and rooting for Indiana sports teams. His wife Casey also graduated from IWU and currently works at the university in the Student Account Services department. God blessed Stephen and Casey with a beautiful baby girl, Avery, in the summer of 2014 and they are enjoying watching her grow.

To contact Pastor Stephen, email him at


Anthony Thompson's Profile Photo, Image may contain: 1 person    Anthony Thompson - Youth Pastor

Anthony grew up in Zeeland, Michigan about 15 minutes from Lake Michigan. He graduated from Grace Bible College in Grand Rapids, Michigan with a degree in Biblical Studies and an Emphasis in Youth Ministry. He loves the outdoors and has enjoyed hunting and fishing from an early age.  Anthony's passion is to see teens get involved in the church and watch them live out their faith in today's society.

To contact Pastor Anthony, email him at