SAY HELLO TO THE LEADERSHIP TEAM AT TRI-STATE FELLOWSHIP
Randy and his wife Diana are the parents of five sons – in college and beyond. He has been the Lead Pastor at TSF since 1994 and has his master’s and doctoral degrees from Dallas Theological Seminary. Randy is an avid writer, sports coach and enthusiast, and Civil War historian.
Tim and his wife, Karen, have served here at TSF since 2001. Tim grew up on the University of Tennessee campus where he began college, but then completed his BA in Ministry and Education at Johnson Bible College. He received his Masters in psychology from Cornerstone and is currently completing his doctoral studies. Tim and Karen train extensively with Abiding Life Ministries International in the US, Central and South America, equipping people to do discipleship, while overseeing adult education, community experiences, grace ministries, and the spiritual formation process here at TSF. Karen recently completed her doctorate in psychology and serves with Tim in their counseling ministry.
David joined the staff in April, 2014, as Church Administrator/Family Ministries Associate. He and his wife, Dana, had volunteered in Tri-State’s children’s ministry for many years, as well as with Wildside Youth Ministries –an outreach of the Hagerstown Rescue Mission. The couple has a daughter, Emily and a son, Luke. David has business degrees from Baylor University and The University of Maryland. He enjoys family time, sports, traveling, reading and good barbeque.
David joined the Tri-State staff in July, 2018, and has been involved with worship and church ministries almost his entire life. He has a passion to connect people with God through music and other creative elements that bring attention to the Lord. Other than spending time with music, he enjoys doing a little bit of everything from snowboarding and long boarding to movies and conversation.
Trent, and his wife Katie, joined TSF in June, 2014 as the Pastor of Student Ministries. Trent has his BS in Youth Ministry with a Biblical Literature Minor from Indiana Wesleyan University. He is extremely passionate about building relationships with students and families, challenging them to grow in their faith along the way. He loves sports, hearing people’s stories and spending time with friends and family.
Mary is one of our part-time secretaries and bookkeeper, and has worked for the church for over 10 years. She has been married to her husband, Ken, for almost 35 years and has three daughters, a stepson and 4 wonderful grandchildren. Mary loves hiking, kayaking and needlework, and is active with our tech team and TSF Kids Ministry.
Lou Ann shares the church’s secretarial duties with Mary Berry. A familiar face at Tri-State, Lou Ann was one of the church’s secretaries for 13 years before she and her husband, Matt, moved out of state in 2008. A few years ago they returned to Hagerstown to be nearer to their grown children and granddaughter, and now she’s happy to be back serving in the church again.
Jimmy Lynn, our facilities caretaker, has been working at Tri-State for over 10 years. Jimmy is a whiz at tearing things apart and fixing just about anything from bathroom faucets to manlifts. Jimmy has been married to Linda Lynn for 35 years and has one son, AJ. He hunts mushrooms and deer and enjoys fishing.