Desert Hills Evangelical Free Church in Phoenix, Arizona
Sunday Services: 10:30am and 6:00pm    

Leadership

Staff Elders

Dr. Robert E. Brunansky

robbRobb has been the Pastor-Teacher of Desert Hills since 2011. He is married to Randi, and they have four children. After completing undergraduate work in finance and economics at the University of Arizona, Robb earned a Master of Divinity from The Master’s Seminary in Sun Valley, CA. He earned his Ph.D. in New Testament from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, KY. Pastor Robb and his wife both grew up in the Phoenix area.

Kevin Barrett

Kevin has been the Pastor of Discipleship at Desert Hills since 2017.  Kevin and his wife, Anna, joined the membership of Desert Hills in 2015.  Kevin, Anna and their three sons moved to Phoenix 14 years ago after retiring from the Air Force.  He received his undergraduate degree from Amridge University in Montgomery, Al and earned a Master of Divinity from Phoenix Seminary.  Kevin and Anna are the proud grandparents of one granddaughter.

Lay Elders

Greg Masse

Church PictureGreg and his wife Ginger have been attending Desert Hills since Fall 2011.  Greg, a retired Air Force officer, was elected to the elder board in January 2015 and serves as the elder chair.  He was on the worship team from 2012 to 2014 and is currently active in the men’s ministry and the transportation ministry.  Greg also devotes time to one-on-one discipling and leadership mentoring.

Paul Tamborrino

Paul has attended Desert Hills since June of 2014. He left Arizona after graduating from Arizona State University in 1984 and after time in Houston and Dallas returned to Arizona in 2014. Like Jacob, he returned to his homeland with many blessings: Melanie, his wife, and four (not 13) children. Paul has a Masters of Theology from Dallas Theological Seminary and oversees the Adult Sunday School ministry. He also teaches in AWANA.

Paul Lehman

Paul has attended Desert Hills since 2001 and has served as an elder since January 2015.  He has worked extensively with the Desert Hills youth, leading college group from 2002-2006 and youth ministries from 2012-2014.  Paul is married to his wife, Nikki, and they have four children.  Paul attended Arizona Christian University from 2005 to 2006 and is graduated in December 2015 from Arizona State University with a bachelor’s degree in chemistry.

John Sorensen

John has attended Desert Hills since 2015 and has served as an elder since January 2017. John is married to his wife, Vellana, and they have four grown children. John graduated from the University of Phoenix with a bachelor’s of science degree in Business Administration.

Deacons and Deaconesses

Joe Walker
Deacon (Chair)

Joey Rasmussen
Deacon

Greg Forquer
Deacon

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Jared Rutledge
Deacon


Ruth Varner
Deaconess (Chair)

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Sandy Marin
Deaconess

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Sandy Hirsch
Deaconess

Anna Barrett
Deaconess


Ginger Masse
Deaconess

Randi Brunansky
Deaconess

Michelle Rutledge
Deaconess

Angie Forquer
Deaconess


Staff

Anna Barrett
Office Manager

Jeff Wright
Director of Worship and Student Ministries