Staff

Bruce Pfadenhauer
Bruce PfadenhauerRegional Executive Director
Bruce has served as the Regional Executive Director for the Central Region since July 2010. He has over 25 years of ministry experience, pastoring Open Bible churches in South Dakota, Iowa, and Illinois. Bruce and Robin have two grown children, and reside in Urbandale, Iowa.
Robin Pfadenhauer
Robin PfadenhauerFinance Manager & Prayer Director
Robin has served as the PIPEline Prayer Director for the region since 2011. Her ministry experience includes co-pastoring churches in Iowa and Illinois. She is the region’s Finance Manager and enjoys serving regional churches & preaching the Word of God.
Kevin Starkey
Kevin StarkeyStudent Ministries & Church Planting Director
Kevin has served at Central Region since July 2013. He has over 20 years of ministry experience in Canada (his country of birth) and America (his adopted home). In addition to his regional roles, Kevin serves on the pastoral team at Journey Church in Urbandale. Kevin and Lori have four children and live in Urbandale, Iowa.
KImberly Veenstra
KImberly VeenstraAdministrative Assistant
Kimberly joined the Central Region team in August of 2020 as our administrative assistant. She attends Experience Church in Des Moines, IA. Kimberly’s husband is Kurt and they have four children.
Ben and Lola Carlson
Ben and Lola CarlsonNEXT Generation Ministry Directors
Ben & Lola joined the Central Region team in June 2021 as our NEXTGen Ministry Directors. They are currently located in Lacon, IL and have a son named David. Their desire is to see future leaders raised up as they pour into and equip Central Region’s next generation.

District Directors & At- Large Board Members

Central Region Board Members
Central Region Board Members
Pictured from left to right: Nicole Miller (At-Large), Ricardo Ponce (At-Large), Bruce Pfadenhauer (RED), Darrick Young (At-Large), Doug Harris (SE Iowa District Director), Spencer Keroff (At-Large), Randy Richards (South District Director), Andy Hansen (Illinois/ Wisconsin District Director), Chad Cummings (West Iowa District Director), and Jaccie Kenyon (NE Iowa/ Minnesota District Director)