Brian is the senior pastor at Edgewood and is responsible for preaching, vision casting, and leadership. He and his wife, Beth, joined the Edgewood family in 2013. They are parents to four daughters and grandparents to two grandsons. He attended the University of Wisconsin in Madison, where he was led to the Lord through the influence of his college roommate. He is a graduate of Moody Bible Institute and Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. Brian serves on the Executive Board of Directors for Keep Believing Ministries, a Pro Contributor to SermonCentral.com, an author of two tracts (Soul Satisfaction and The Only Way), a contributor to the Preacher’s Sourcebook, and serves as the chaplain for the Quad Cities Missing Persons Network. He also hosts a weekly radio program called, “On Mission” that airs on WDLM on Sundays at 11:00am and 7:30pm. He enjoys running, reading, and spending time with his family. He’s also an avid Packers fan (but don’t hold that against him).
Senior Adults Pastor
Ed is Associate Pastor overseeing Pastoral Care and Seniors. He is a native of western New York and studied at Faithway Baptist College in Michigan, receiving his bachelor's and master's degrees. He and his wife Sheila came to Edgewood in 1979 and Ed served as youth pastor for 21 years. He loves being grandpa to his granddaughters and grandsons. He also likes fishing and visiting his brother in Alaska.
Tim, along with his wife Carrie, came to Edgewood in 1981. They are both graduates of Tennessee Temple University. Along with his Bible degree, he is also a master's graduate of Liberty University in counseling. Tim oversees the adult discipleship ministries of the church, teaches the Biblical ViewPoints class, and ministers through pastoral counseling. Away from the church he enjoys cycling and playing tennis as well as spending time with his family.
Christian Education Director
Sheila is the Christian Education Director at Edgewood, serving in that role since 2000. She oversees everything with kids at Edgewood, and also leads the women's ministry team. She was born in Detroit, Michigan and attended Faithway Baptist College and Eastern Michigan University. She enjoys hanging out with her family, cooking, reading, and antiquing/junking. You can find Sheila on Facebook or Pinterest.
Andy has been part of the Edgewood team since June 2006 as the Administrative and First Impressions Pastor. He is a graduate of Tennessee Temple University. Andy is married to Heather and they have one daughter. An avid runner, Andy also oversees the Run for God group at Edgewood.
Missions and Celebrate Recovery Pastor
Dan and his family joined the staff in May of 2010. Dan and his wife Beth have been married for over 28 years and have six children, two of which are grown. Dan heads up the Celebrate Recovery ministry and the Missions Committee. Dan's life verse is Colossians 2:6-7 "So then, just as you received Christ Jesus as Lord, continue to live in him, rooted and built up in him, strengthened in the faith as you were taught, and overflowing with thankfulness."
Chad joined the Edgewood staff in 2015. He oversees Edgewood's worship & tech ministry. He and his wife Becky, both Quad Cities natives, strive to live on mission for the glory of God as part of the team at Edgewood with their three children. Chad earned a Bachelor of Arts in Music from Trinity College (Deerfield, Illinois) and has over 20 years of experience leading Worship, Creative, Media and Technical Arts ministries in the local church.
In addition to musical interests in the areas of worship leading, songwriting, multi-instrumentalist, music technology and production; Chad also enjoys making an impact with creative communications, media development, motion graphics, web design/development, photography, and graphic design. When not serving at the church or spending time with his family, Chad is most likely working on a home renovation project.
Youth and Young Adults Pastor
Kyle oversees both the youth and young adults ministries of Edgewood. He and his wife, Liesl, and two boys joined Edgewood in the summer of 2016. They attended Bryan College where Kyle earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication Studies and minors in Bible and History. He is currently working on his Masters in Intercultural Studies from Columbia International University. He is passionate about young people, building relationships, missions, and discipleship. He has lived in the South his whole life but is happy to call the Quad Cities home now.
Along with youth and young adults ministry, Kyle enjoys world travel, reading, watching good movies, filmmaking, astrophotography, basketball and disc golf.
Vikki and her husband, Rick, joined Edgewood in 2013 (the same weekend Pastor Brian started!) A Quad Cities native, she graduated from Black Hawk College and is pursuing her Bachelor's degree in Communications at Colorado Christian University. Vikki is a mother of three sons, an avid reader, and loves movies both new and old.
Suzy grew up in the Quad Cities and attended Edgewood. She graduated From Augustana College with a Computer Science/Math degree. Suzy joined the staff as the Nursery Director in 2015. Suzy is married to Jason and they have two daughters and a son.
Sheila is a graduate of Rock Island High School and Black Hawk College where she earned an Associate degree in Business Education. Sheila has been a member of Edgewood since 1994. Sheila joined the Edgewood staff as an administrative assistant in November of 2006. She is married to Marty and has two daughters.
Marie is a graduate of Free Will Baptist Bible College and joined our staff in 2007 as our Office Assistant. Marie composes the different publications of Edgewood and assists the pastors in their ministries. She received Christ at an early age and has been serving the Lord most of her life.