Spiritual growth opportunities

Lead Pastor Jarad Houser

Jarad has been the Lead Pastor of WatersEdge since 2013. He loves coaching his son's baseball team and smoking meats. Kelley, his wife, teaches bi-lingual kindergarten, Bowen plays baseball and video games, Kendall does gymnastics, and Lucy keeps them all on their toes.

Administrative Assistant

Yvonne has been working at WatersEdge since 2013, and has been attending since 1997. She serves on the worship team and events team, and loves photography, reading and anything music related. Her husband Paul is a musician on the worship team, a member of the sound/tech team, volunteers in Student Ministry, and oversees Buildings and Grounds at WatersEdge, and he never sits still. They are the proud parents of three beautiful girls, Emma, Olivia, and McKenna; who also have amazing hearts for worship and love serving others.

Worship Leader

Jeremy Newberry
Jeremy had led worship for many years and has a true gift in leading people to the feet of Jesus. He has a wonderful family, Tracy his wife, and two fantastic kids Grace and Lucas. WatersEdge is blessed to have the Newberry family!

Family Ministries Director

Melissa Formenti
Melissa leads our Family Ministries which includes Kids, Students, and Life Groups. She oversees these ministries with a heart of service. Her boundless energy is infectious and breathes life into whatever context she steps into. Her husband Steve and daughter Kaitlyn are fantastic!


Pastor Jarad
Dr. Vince Benig - Chairperson
Laura Warren - Secretary
Kevin DeHoff
Kayla Haug
Eric Jern