Meet our leadership
Paul Pattison - Lead Pastor
Paul and Vennessa have served as Lead Pastors of Glad Tidings since 2006, ministering alongside a gifted group of pastors and friends. They are also the proud parents of two sons, Ben and Alex.
Kristin Pollard - Worship & Arts Pastor
Kristin and Debra-Lee joined the GT staff as the Creative Worship and Arts Pastors in 1997. Kristin has been gifted to lead people into God’s presence and has a reputation for delivering excellence. They have been blessed with two amazing children, Ethan and Sydney.
Jennie Baker - Children's Pastor
Jennie and her husband, Leon, joined the GT team in 2015. Jennie brings a wealth of experience to the Kids Ministry team. Through Kings Castle, Jennie has recognized the need to remove the limitations that are often placed on young disciples because of their age. Instead, children are provided numerous ministry opportunities and are being equipped to put the Great Commission into practice! They are blessed with three boys, Andrew, Christian, and Noah.
Spenser Mason - Senior Student Ministries Pastor
Spenser and his wife, Chantal, joined the lead team in 2019. Spenser leads Senior Student Ministries, overseeing the youth and young adults. He has a passion for Holy Spirit ministry, and wants to see students discover what it is God has for them, and how they can best use their gifts for the Kingdom!
Ben Pattison - Media and Design Pastor
Ben and his wife, Amy, have been in leadership at GT since 2014. Ben is in charge of the Media and Design department, and ministers through sharing the stories of our church. They are blessed with one dog @Zeusthebernese.
Susan Brooks - Care & Connections Pastor
Susan stepped into the Care and Connecting position in 2015. She and her husband, Lyle, share a passion for the gospel, and a desire to share it with every person they come in contact with. They are blessed with two boys, Devin and Chandler.
Carolyn Dawson - Executive Assistant
Carolyn has served in the office since 2003. She carries a multitude of responsibilities, and makes sure everything runs smoothly behind the scenes. She and her husband, Mike, have three grown children, Matthew, Amber, and Shawn, and seven grandchildren.