Traci Severns, Office Administrator

Traci has been an active leader in ministry for several years and joined the team at Canyon in July of 2020. Traci provides assistance to the pastor and leaders and is tasked with numerous office and organizational duties in the day to day function of the church office.

Gary Williams

Gretchen Hecht, Children's Director

Gretchen has lived in Kingman for 14 years and is originally from Puyallup, Washington. She is married and has two daughters. As a Children’s Ministry Director, Gretchen knows it is a privilege to serve as a leader over children’s ministry. Her desire is that each child will come to know the amazing love of God and have a firm foundation in their relationship with Jesus Christ. Gretchen genuinely enjoys the calling God has for her at Canyon Community Church and is beyond blessed to work with gifted volunteers.
If you are new or interested in our children’s ministry, do not hesitate to contact Gretchen, or introduce yourself to her in passing on a Sunday morning. She looks forward to meeting you!

Melinda Kemp

Steve Reynolds

Kent Simmons, Pastor

As a second-career pastor, Kent uniquely identifies with the challenges of everyday life. As such, his messages are crafted to spiritually inspire and to relate to a wide range of individuals. With a Master's Degree in Liberal Arts in Pastoral Leadership from Grand Canyon University, Kent teaches with an emphasis on biblical application. And, with a full quiver of grown children and grandchildren, Kent's commitment to faith, family and friends is contagious. Come and see for yourself!

Jerry VerDuft

Matt Hecht

Donald Sommers

Leadership Team