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.
Mike Krepin- Has been with TC from the very beginning and has served in Children’s Church, Mission Trips, Local Mission Projects, Kids Club, etc. Mike has a genuine love for Christ and a love for the Church… and this has been evident in the many ways he has served over the years
Kevin Bailey- Kevin and his wife Connie have been involved with Tamarindo Church for over two years now. They own a home here and regularly visit us when they are in town. Kevin has had the experience of serving for several years on his church’s board at Two Rivers Church in Knoxville, TN. Over the past couple of years, Kevin and Connie have been gracious enough to bring the Marriage Getaway Weekend to our area as we have partnered with them in hosting the event 2 years ago, and we will be doing the event again this November!
Lori Stasny- has been with TC for about 2 years now and has served behind the scenes as bookkeeper for TC finances and up front as a singer in the worship band. Lori has also helped with hospitality and meals on several occasions at the church, and she occasionally hosts an informal ladies night out to foster relationships between women at the church.
Bridget Uhler- has been involved with Tamarindo Church from it’s beginnings. She and her husband Tim own a home south of Tamarindo, and they attend church with us whenever they are in town. Bridget has also been able to attend one of our first mission trips and women’s retreats for Tamarindo Church. Bridget serves on the mission board of her church, Auburn Grace, in Auburn, California. Their church has supported Tamarindo Church from it’s first days of planting. They have done this by 1. Sending mission teams to serve our church and community, 2. supporting our church financially from our first days in planting Tamarindo Church.
Paul & Dina Dreesen- Paul and Dina pastor and lead the International Baptist Church in San Jose, Costa Rica. They have been dear friends and mentors to me and Stacey for many years as we’ve done ministry here in Costa Rica. They have been leading IBC in San Jose, Costa Rica for about 15 years now.
John Williamson- has been connected with Tamarindo church for over two years now. John spent most of his profession life in the business world, but spent his most recent years as a Marriage and Family Therapist. He, his wife Donna, and his kids originally became involved with Tamarindo Church when their family lived abroad in Costa Rica for ten months. Since that time John has been on four mission trips with TC and he will be joining us again this year on our men’s retreat in September.
Lyle and Stacey have been leading Tamarindo Church since they planted the church in 2013. They love God and they love the community of Tamarindo, and have a vision for seeing God’s Kingdom advanced in Tamarindo and in the surrounding areas.