Staff & Leaders

Staff & Leaders

Senior Pastor

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…
Discipleship

Renae Pemberton

Renae is a long time Elmore County resident and has worked in ministry for 12 years, mostly in youth ministry. She has a degree in Christian Ministry from Huntingdon College. Her focus at Redland Hills is helping people grow in their walk with Christ, welcoming new members, helping people find their place to serve, and encouraging our prayer team. She and her husband, Jason, live in Eclectic with their two kids, Ellie and Isaac. Renae enjoys gardening and hunting in…
Kids

Collin Ingmire

Collin, a native of Savannah, GA, comes with a heart for parents to raise their kids as followers of Jesus. A pastor’s kid himself, he has a deep love for the church. He has a ministry degree from Johnson University and has served in kids and sports ministries at churches in Arizona and Georgia. In his free time he is a big movie fan and enjoys time in local coffee shops.
Students

Will Miller

Will is a native of Montgomery and has a huge heart for students and seeing them grow in Christ. He has a certificate of ministry from the Master’s Commission in Lafayette, LA. He’s been a part of 3 different church plants and has many years of student ministry experience, helping create some large and dynamic youth ministries.  He knows how to reach young people with the good news, but also cares deeply about forming them into disciples. He is a…
Financial

Donna McLendon

Donna comes to Redland Hills with bookkeeping experience in the non-profit world. She has a deep love for the church and ministry. She and her husband, Danny, reside in Emerald Mountain.
Elder

Mike Coleman

Mike & Jenny Coleman bring years of experience and a heart for mission to Redland Hills. Early in their marriage they were missionaries in Thailand and helped plant churches. Mike frequently plays bass guitar in our worship band. He & Jenny have also helped dozens of people in their GriefShare ministry following the death of their son. Mike also has a passion for helping people be better stewards of their financial resources with coaching. Mike works as a civil servant…
Elder

Jerome Dees

Jerome Dees and his wife Terry have been involved with Redland Hills since our early years. Both have a passion for God’s mission and investing the lives of others. Jerome is retired Air Force and currently a law professor in Montgomery. They have two adult children, Jerome and Joy.
Elder

Bret Devine

Bret & Sonia have a heart for the Redland community. As long term residents of the area, they have deep relationships and influence. Bret is the owner of the Emerald Mountain Country Store and loves interacting with his customers. On Sundays you’ll find both of them joyfully serving and welcoming others to the RHC family. He and Sonia have an adult daughter, Crystal.
Elder

Rutorrestt Larsen

Rutorrestt and Jill Larsen fill any room with joy and laughter when they are present. They love investing in others and have a deep heart for prayer. Their passion for ministry also extends into strengthening marriages by leading small groups. Rutorrestt, who is retired military, works in IT. They have 3 children, Gabrielle, Samuel, and Joshua.
Elder

Doug Vogel

Doug and Ann have lived in the Redland Community for many years. Early in their marriage Doug served as a youth pastor before entering law school. Today he is an attorney in Montgomery focusing on elder and estate law. Doug has a heart for the nations as well, having been to Malawi on several mission trips. Doug has consistently been involved and leading men’s ministry, helping to equip them in Christ. His wife Ann hosts monthly prayer gatherings in their…