School of performing arts staff


  • Vern Richert, Director of Performing Arts

    Mr. Richert holds a Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Music Performance. He founded the School of Performing Arts in the fall of 2009, beginning with one teacher and one student in a classroom. Today nine teachers and 86 students can be heard throughout the church campus. 

  • Dave Englert, Organ Instructor


  • Felix Gamez, Violin / Viola Instructor


  • Natalia Goncharova, Piano / Voice Instructor


  • Karin Hall, Arts Instructor


  • Kirk Jimenez, Piano Instructor


  • Joshua Pillows, Piano Instructor


  • Michelle Willey, Piano Instructor