Tamarindo Church Board
The Tamarindo Church Board serves Tamarindo Church by guarding the spiritual health of the church, giving oversight to the church finances, and making key decisions that affect the beliefs, mission, vision and values of our church.  Please feel free to read below to get to know the folks who currently serve in this role.


Andy Ahrens- Andy is married to Lydia Ahrens, and they have three children (Colson, Liam, & Adalyn.  Andy and his wife Lydia were part of the TC Board and the Pastor Advisory Group when Tamarindo Church was planted back in 2013.  They served Tamarindo Church in a variety of ways during our first 3 years of ministry in Tamarindo, they then moved back to the US.  Over the past year, Andy and family have moved to Tamarindo permanently.   Andy’s ministry background includes attending seminary at Corban University in Oregon, serving as preaching pastor at a church for 2 years in the absence of a pastor, leading Awanas/Kid’s Club during his earlier time at TC, and preaching at TC on occasion.  Welcome back to CR Ahren’s family! And thank you Andy for serving our church family as part of the TC Board.



Bridget Uhler- has been supporting and serving Tamarindo Church from it’s beginnings.  She began bringing mission teams to serve Tamarindo Church and the local community from our first year in 2013 when we hosted a huge Spring Festival outreach here in Tamarindo.  Bridget served on the missions board of her church, and she also has been on our mission trips to Nicaragua with Tamarindo Church.  Over the years, Bridget and her husband time have continued bringing Teams from their church in California… and this year, they were finally able to make a permanent move to Costa Rica… to be here with us on the ground.