Staff & Leaders

Staff & Leaders


Wes Gunn

Wes Gunn was born and raised in Montgomery, AL. After attending Jeff Davis High School in Montgomery, he graduated from Auburn University (where he met his wife, Amanda) with a degree in Communication. For seven years Wes worked in campus ministry at his home church while working on some grad school classes in missions. Having been transformed in campus ministry himself, he was passionate about spiritual growth in college students. As Wes began to lead students on mission trips around…
Family Discipleship

Terry Dees

Our vision for children & teens is more than just about developing kids- it must include the whole family. Terry Dees brings a passion for equipping moms and dads to be the spiritual leaders in their child’s life. Terry’s original training is in hospital administration, where she developed a burden for understanding why people live unhealthy lifestyles. This led her to becoming a life coach and personal trainer that included spiritual development.  She is also co-founder of 1140 Balance, a platform…

Brian Mann

As our worship leader, Brian unites his passion for music and leading people into God’s presence. Each Sunday, he hopes to create an environment pleasing to God. He has served with Redland Hills since 2014 and continues to grow our music ministry and recruit new members to the team. He is currently working on a Human Resource Management degree at AUM.
Administrative Assistant

Julie Dapprich

Julie is passionate about serving others. She has years of administrative experience she brings from her family’s company. Her and Darrell have 4 children and she is a lifetime resident of Wetumpka.
Leadership Team

Phil & Dawn Brantley

Phil & Dawn came to RHC through bringing their grandkids to an event.  They quickly experienced life-changing community that changed the path of their lives.  These two servants aren’t afraid to get their hands dirty and have a passion for serving others. Phil is in the IT field and Dawn home schools their precious grandkids, Travis & Felicity.
Leadership Team

Tim & Diane Castro

Tim & Diane have been a part of the earliest conversations about beginning Redland Hills.  In fact, it was Tim’s suggestion.  They have been instrumental in sharing, serving, and leading this family to grow.  Tim is in the IT field and Diane is a trained counselor.  They have two teenagers, Tyler & Ellie.
Leadership Team

Chris Greene

Chris began attending RHC on day one and loves to serve others.  An outdoor enthusiast, Chris loves to experience God in nature.  He has been through RHC leadership training and is a valuable part of our team.  Chris works for the state of Alabama Dept of Conservation.  Chris’ son, Colton, is in high school.
Leadership Team

Amanda Gunn

Amanda has been a part of the formation of Redland Hills from the very beginning.  She has a heart for her community and neighbors, building relationships, and serving others.  Amanda and Wes have lived in the Redland community since 2006.  She currently works at Agape of Central Alabama and is a home-based travel agent.  She and Wes enjoy traveling together, especially internationally.
Leadership Team

Eric & Heidi Norrell

Eric & Heidi have been servant hearted from their early days at Redland Hills. Eric works in technology and serves on our AV team. Heidi is a counselor at Wetumpka High School. They have two kids, Jake & Eli.
Student Leader

Darrell Dapprich

Darrell loves working with our student ministry and guides the senior high boys. He is a business leader, coach, and co-host of the MAX Roundtable on 107.5 ESPN The Ticket.
Student Leaders

Kingston & Christina Govati

Kingston & Christina are amazing people who love our student ministry.  Kingston, a local CPA in a Christian school, and Christina, who works at a local non-profit, originally come from the African nation of Malawi.  They enjoy spending time with students and helping them grow in Christ.
Student Leader

Laura Lea Presnell

Laura Lea is a wonderful teacher and lots of fun to be around. She enjoys working with the senior high girls, equipping them to know Christ. She is married to Henry and has two children in college.