INTERIM LEAD PASTOR
email@example.com | Ext. 110
Dr. John Strubhar has been involved in turn-a-round ministries for 50 years in Illinois, Indiana, Nebraska, California and Florida, and currently serves with Interim Pastor Ministries. He is also a published author, having written and co-authored multiple books.
When not serving in an interim position, Dr. Strubhar and his wife, Sandy, reside in Buckeye, AZ. They have three children, eleven grandchildren, and one great grandson.
ASSOCIATE PASTOR OF STUDENT MINISTRIES
firstname.lastname@example.org | Ext. 140
Sheldon and his wife, Jenny, moved to Traverse City in 1991 when Sheldon answered the call to serve at East Bay as associate pastor. They have been faithfully devoted to the ministry since then.
Sheldon and Jenny have three daughters and one grandchild, with another on the way. In his free time, Sheldon enjoys hiking, biking, backpacking, and spending time with family.
email@example.com | Ext. 100
Michelle has served faithfully as Office Manager since 2015. She and her husband, Don, moved to Elk Rapids in 1995 and began attending East Bay. Michelle and Don have two sons.
Children's Ministry Director
firstname.lastname@example.org | Ext. 150
Sarah and her husband, Mike, have lived in Traverse City since 2015 and have attended East Bay since that time. Sarah has been on staff working with children's ministry since 2018. She and Mike have three children, and their family loves to camp, hike, and explore Northern Michigan.
email@example.com | Ext. 130
Margee and her husband, Sam, have been a part of East Bay since 2018. When not serving at East Bay, they enjoy going out on the lake in their sailboat, and Margee loves decorating her home, sewing, and crocheting.
firstname.lastname@example.org | Ext. 190
Maddie has lived in Traverse City and attended East Bay since 2015. She met her husband, Ezekiel, here, and when not at work, they enjoy hiking, watching football, and spending time with family.
email@example.com | Ext. 210
Jeff is a Traverse City native and attends East Bay with his wife, Carol. Jeff has been on staff with East Bay since 2022. In his free time, he enjoys riding his four wheeler and flying remote control model helicopters.
Jim & Melinda Holcomb
firstname.lastname@example.org | email@example.com
Jim and Melinda have been married for 40 years and have attended East Bay since 2005. They enjoy the outdoors, hiking, cross country skiing and the beach, but love taking care of their grandkids most.