Staff

Staff_Page_Pastor_Ryan     Pastor 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 pastorryan@westviewwesleyan.com

 

20742_1336493139253_1076949_n      Pastor Janae Springer - Children's Pastor

Janae grew up in Michigan and Illinois, before moving to Indiana as a teen. She graduated from Indiana Wesleyan University with a degree in Christian Education, and also attended Asbury Seminary and completed the Transition to Teaching program at IWU. She loves doing anything involving heights and movement, and has gone sky diving, paragliding, sky coasting, and zip lining on some of the biggest zip lines in the US. She loves kids, and has a passion for reaching them for Christ.

To contact Pastor Janae email her at pastorjanae@westviewwesleyan.com

 

Sanders.JPG   Pastor 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. Jason and Sara both currently work full-time at Indiana Wesleyan University.

To contact Pastor Jason, email him at: connections@westviewwesleyan.com

 

 

2015HowlettFamily65   Pastor Stephen Howlett - College and Worship

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 pastorstephen@westviewwesleyan.com

 

Pastor Anthony Thompson- Youth

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 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 anthonyt@westviewwesleyan.com