Our Team

Brad Nelson Brick City Church

Brad Nelson
Lead Pastor

Brad Nelson is the lead pastor of Brick City Church. He previously served on the pastoral staff at Church of Hope in Ocala, Florida (2012-2014) and Mars Hill Bible Church, Grand Rapids, MI (2003-2012). A speaker, writer, and graduate of Western Theological Seminary, he and his wife Trisha are the proud parents of three beautiful daughters, Braylen, Clara and Charlotte.

Melissa Steed Brick City Church

Melissa Steed
Children’s Coordinator

Melissa loves learning about God and seeing children relate with the Lord and scripture. She is married to JD, who shows her how to live more like a child. Their four children, Will, Sam, Anna and Monty teach them more than they ever knew was possible.

Diane Phipps Brick City Church

Diane Phipps
AV Coordinator

Dianne enjoys working with the audio/video aspects of worship and supporting the Brick City Church family administratively. She and her husband, Keith have three married children and love to spend time with their four grand babies.