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Wellspring Staff Leadership Team

Wellspring Church has an incredible team of pastors and leaders who want to serve you!  Please click on the links below to learn more about our team.

425049_2941228744044_2117891409_nChris Stull, Lead Pastor
Pastor Chris Stull has been the senior pastor at Wellspring Church since its beginning in 2014. He and his beautiful wife Brenna have been married for twenty-five years and have seven wonderful children. Dillon and Derek, their oldest two are currently… Click here to read more.


854A4991David McPherson, Associate Pastor
Dave joined the Wellspring team as Associate Pastor in September 2014, overseeing worship, creative arts, life groups, and communications. He and his wife Ginger have been married for nine years… Click here to read more.


Darian Mellon, Men’s Ministry Director
Darian leads our Wellspring men’s ministry with enthusiasm and gusto. He and his wife Heidi, along with their three children, Luke, Brooke, and Hope, have been an integral part of Wellspring since its beginning. As owner of several McDonalds in the West Valley and Chaplain for professional baseball leagues, Darian brings a broad and experienced perspective to men of Wellspring.


jillr_new_zps5a7676621Jill Rhodes, Minister to Women
Jill leads our Wellspring women’s ministry with the desire to see women find their unique God-given gifts and use them for God’s glory. Jill has been married for thirty years to her husband David, and they have two grown daughters and three grandsons… Click here to read more.


Copeland-1-300x266Lisa Copeland, Minister to Students
Lisa leads The Wave, our youth ministry specifically tailored for sixth through twelfth grade students. Lisa and her husband Shawn have been married for fifteen years, and have two children, Faith and Jaxon. The Copelands followed God’s call to move from Texas… Click here to read more.


Crystal Perry, Director of Wellspring Kids
Crystal serves as Children’s Director of Wellspring Kids, our ministry geared for children birth through fifth grade. She and her husband Robbie have spent many years volunteering and serving in children’s ministry. Crystal’s anthem verse, Jeremiah 29:11, influences her leadership… Click here to read more.


Phyllis Hartwick, Administrative Director
Phyllis holds everything together at Wellspring by serving as our Administrative Director. She and her husband Mike have been part of Wellspring from its beginning and have spent several of their retirement years in active, full-time commitment to helping Wellspring grow and fulfill God’s purposes in the Phoenix Valley.  


fullsizerenderCameron Ford, Youth Associate
Cameron has been serving as a part of the Wellspring team since May 2016. Cameron‘s primary role is to lead our student ministry in the areas of worship and discipleship, and to help students grow in their faith to become fully devoted followers of Jesus… Click here to read more.



Nate Roach, College and Local Missions Associate
Nate joined the staff at Wellspring in September 2016. He has a passion for seeing college students and young adults in the west valley come to know the Lord and grow in their passion for the Lord. He grew up in the North Texas heat before going to school at OBU to get a degree… Click here to read more.