OUR LEADERS

STAFF AND ELDERS


  • David Brooks

    LEAD PASTOR

    Dave is the Lead Pastor of Waukee Community Church. He came to WCC in November of 2005 as the first pastor of this new church plant. Dave is in love with two Brides: His Bride, Clorrisa, and Jesus’ Bride, the church. He has six kids, and doesn't sleep much because two are in diapers and two are driving. Dave is an avid Cubs fan. He is still learning how to be a Pastor and makes lots of mistakes, but he serves a great God and a wonderful church…both who are filled with grace.

  • Aleena Korell

    WORSHIP DIRECTOR

    Aleena Korell joined WCC as our Worship Associate in September of 2016. She is an incredibly talented worshipper of Jesus who expresses her worship in music, art, and creative writing. Having spent a year in London, we are anxious to hear her break into her best English accent. Aleena is Pastor Dave's favorite staff member.

  • Aimee Flinkman

    LITTLELIFE AND NURSERY DIRECTOR

    Aimee joined the staff of WCC in May of 2016. Her role is to oversee the LittleLife (preschool) and Nursery ministries at WCC. Aimee deeply loves her family and her church family. Aimee is Pastor Dave's favorite staff member.

  • Brenda Jackson

    KIDSLIFE DIRECTOR

    Brenda joined the staff of WCC in August of 2016. Her role is to oversee the KidsLife (K-6) ministries at WCC.  Brenda lives in Waukee and considers herself blessed to be called "The Mother" of two daughters and one son-in-law. Brenda is Pastor Dave's favorite staff member.

  • Karna Bosman    

    OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR

    Karna joined the staff of WCC in the fall of 2013. As the office administrator it's important for Karna to keep the staff functioning. She is also required to laugh at Pastor Dave's jokes. Karna and her husband have 5 kids, all adults - one still in grad school. Karna is Pastor Dave's favorite staff member.

  • Jeff Johanessen

    ELDER

    Jeff was a founding member of WCC. Jeff is a careful, logical thinker who has been closely involved in the leadership of WCC from the beginning. Jeff lives in Waukee, is married to a phenomenal woman, and has three adult children. Jeff is Pastor Dave's favorite Elder.


  • Doug McHone      

    ELDER

    Doug McHone has been a part of WCC for nearly a decade. Doug is a full-time follower of Jesus who daily keeps his employer, a national bank, from falling apart. He has 2 kids and 1 wonderful wife. His dream is to face Tim Challies on a special blogging edition of Jeopardy. Doug is Pastor Dave’s favorite Elder.


  • Aaron Savage       

    ELDER

    Aaron is the chairman of our elder team. He teaches government at a local High School, and coaches the freshman baseball team. Aaron and his wife, Jess, have two young daughters. His goal as chairman is to, "Make WCC great again!" Aaron is Pastor Dave's favorite Elder.