Tim serves as an elder with specific oversight in the areas of benevolence, audio/visual technology, and properties. Tim has been a member of Grand Avenue for 11 years, serving on staff as Youth Minister from 2009-2017 and College Minister from 2017-2019. Tim loves the gift that is the local church and sees lasting value in firm theology.
Tim and his wife, Sam, have three children. Their family size has varied over the last 4 years as they have been active foster/adoptive parents with a passion for caring for children and parents in crisis.
Tim grew up in Clarion, Iowa, before moving to Ames to study at Iowa State University. He enjoys playing catch with his boys, creating in his woodshop, and experiencing the glory of God in Creation.