TIER ONE: Campus Directors and Locations

The campus director is a pastor or credentialed staff pastor. He/She is the Discover liaison to the Lead Pastors in their geographical area, he/she provides oversight of students in their geographical area, and is responsible for the facilitation of the weekly meeting of their geographical campus.

  • Larry Beck - Lodi, CA Campus

    This campus meets at BETHEL CHURCH.

    Larry is a licensed minister with Open Bible Churches and has served as the administrative pastor at Bethel Lodi for over 25 years and also served as the lead pastor at Bethel for 3 years. He is married to his wife Cindy and they have one son.

  • allison farmer - puyallup, wa campus

    This campus meets at CELEBRATION CENTER.

    Allie is a graduate of Eugene Bible College, with a Bachelor's Degree in Biblical Studies and is on staff at Celebration Center in Puyallup, WA. Along with her husband, Andrew, Allie has been the youth pastor for the last 5 years and also works as an Administrative Assistant in the church. Allie and Andrew have 4 children.

  • Jessica HuffmaN

    Co-Director - Springfield, or campus

    This campus meets at WAYPOINT COMMUNITY CHURCH.

    Jessica Huffman has been married to her husband, Brandon, for fourteen and a half years. They have two beautiful tween daughters, Emma and Adrianna. She is an Army Veteran who currently works for the Veterans Healthcare Administration, but her passion is ministry. She has been a Youth Staff member at Waypoint Community Church for the last couple years and just recently started an internship there.

  • Roger Akerson
    Co-DIrector - Springfield, OR Campus

    This campus meets at WAYPOINT COMMUNITY CHURCH.

    Roger Akerson has been married to Jennifer Akerson for 16 years and has three boys. He is a graduate of Eugene Bible College with a Bachelors in Pastoral Studies and has served as a Youth Pastor and in various other positions. Currently, he is serving on the Waypoint Point Group Committee in Springfield, Oregon.


    This campus meets at CHRISTIAN LIFE CENTER.

    Anthony has over 18 years in youth ministry/associate pastor experience at several churches in Oregon and California. With his wife, Eliza, they have two young daughters, Juliana and Sophia. Pastor Anthony graduated from New Hope Christian College in 2001 and is passionate about music and building effective teams that make a bigger impact together.

  • Dustin Warford - Martinez, ca campus

    This campus meets at CREEKSIDE CHURCH.

    Dustin spent many years serving in Children's and Youth Ministry. After joining the staff in 2010, he is now moving towards senior leadership and is serving Creekside as Associate Pastor. He has a huge heart to see children know and understand the love of Jesus. He and his wife have two daughters, and you will often see them in the local schools, or teaching and playing with the kids on a Sunday morning at Creekside.

  • Duane Sayre - san jose, ca campus

    This campus meets at SAN JOSE OPEN BIBLE CHURCH.

    Pastor Duane has been the Senior Pastor at San Jose Open Bible Church since September 1994. Prior to that, he served his first ten years of ministry as a Youth Pastor in Minnesota, Iowa, and Oregon. He is a 1984 graduate of Open Bible College in Des Moines, IA with a degree in Pastoral Theology. Pastor Duane brings the Bible to life through relevant and current teaching, challenging its hearers to grow in their relationship with God. Him and his wife Rachel have four boys: Caleb, Joshua, Aaron, and Luke.

  • Warren vivian


    This campus meets at DESERT STREAMS CHURCH.