Our Leadership

Affecting Life Change

Through Belonging, Growing & Serving

Our staff would love to hear from you!

To contact one of our Pastors or Staff Members, simply click on their name to send an email.

  • Tom Santillanes

    Lead Pastor

    Pastor Tom has been at Mountainview since October of 2003. He was Mountainview's Cradle 2 College Pastor until becoming Lead Pastor in August of 2013. His roots include Wyoming and Oklahoma. He and Sara have two sons, Tucker and Elliott (Eli).

  • Craig Ziese

    Spiritual Formation Pastor

    Pastor Craig has been on staff at Mountainview since June of 1999. He spent his early years in Brookings, OR, and a few years in Corvallis, OR. He and Tonya have two children, Jordan and Spencer. 

  • Dave Lowe

    Restoration  //  Worship Pastor

    Pastor Dave has started with Mountainview not once, but twice... September of 1996 was the first, September of 2007 was the second. Dave was born in Georgia, but has lived in three states and one foreign country before landing in Oregon. Dave and Nancy have four children, Chris, Dustin, Whitney, and Rachel. 

  • Carol Sheldon

    Pastoral Care  //  Care Network Pastor

    Pastor Carol has been on staff at Mountainview since December of 2005. She was born in Indiana, and grew up in several Midwestern states, but calls Nebraska home. She and Phil have two sons, Aaron and Anthony, and seven grandchildren. 

  • Dan Locke

    Children's Pastor

    Pastor Dan, who joined our staff in May of 2015, was born and raised in Minnesota. He and Jessica (Jess) moved here after having lived in Arizona for several years. They have three sons, Samuel, Peter and Arthur. 

Support Staff

To email our support staff, simply click on the name.

  • Judy Bezona


    Judy Schmid


  • Vicky Brunelle

    Children  //  Youth Administration

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  • Debbie Heltborg

    Front Office

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  • Earl Koch

    Building & Operations

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  • Tina Whiteman

    Worship Assistant

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  • Zach Zelinka

    Youth Intern

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  • Dustin Stuvik

    Youth Intern

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If you would like to contact our elders, CLICK // here to email them.

  • Shawn Farrens, Ed.d

    Vice Chairman

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  • Merlin Juilfs

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  • Brian Lottis

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  • Steve Morrow


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  • Webb Norton

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  • Tanney Staffenson


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  • Pat Sanders

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  • Wally Scherler


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