Our Church Staff
Bethel's professional staff consists of a full time Pastor, part time Music Director and Accompanist.
Rev. Laura Callender - Pastor
Jeremy Faust - Minister of Music
Jeremy Faust is the church organist and leads the Bethel Choir, Bell Choir, and Contemporary Music service. Jeremy is a band director in the North Kansas City School District. Jeremy graduated from Oak Park High School in Kansas City and received his Bachelors in Music Education from Texas Christian University. He has received his Masters in Education Technology from MidAmerica Nazarene University and completed his Education Specialist degree in Secondary Administration from NWMSU.
Chad Willis - Accompanist
Chad graduated from Ridgeway R-V Schools and received a Bachelors of Arts in Music Education from College of the Ozarks. Before taking the job of accompanist for the Liberty School District, he taught vocal music K-12 for Clever Schools and most recently at Winnetonka High School. He served as Elementary Choral Vice President for the South Central District. He currently sings with the KC Symphony Chorus and has been a member of Springfield Mid-America Singers and Northland Community Choir. Chad stays busy as a keyboardist for musical theater productions in the KC Metro Area.