Contact Us

Phone 231-547-9482

Fax: 231-547-9598

email: crcoffice@communityreformed.net


Feel free to contact any of our staff by calling the church phone line or you can email individual staff by clicking on the staff member below.

Meet Our Staff

Phone 231-547-9482

Fax: 231-547-9598

email: crcoffice@communityreformed.net


Feel free to contact any of our staff by calling the church phone line or you can email individual staff by clicking on the staff member below.

  • Chip is married to Alisa and they have two children, John and Anna.  Chip is originally from Fergus Falls, Minnesota, graduated from St. Olaf College, and has degrees from Grand Valley State University (Masters of Social Work) and Grand Rapids Theological Seminary (Masters of Divinity).  He’s been serving CRC since February 2005.  His interests include fishing, basketball, reading, Minnesota sports, and John & Anna’s activities.  Deep down he wishes he could do comedy because he thinks he’s pretty funny like Jim Gaffigan.

  • "Hello! I grew up in Northern Michigan and am so glad that my family and I get to call this beautiful place home.  My wife Sarah and I have 3 kids- Eloise, Theo, and Eli.  We love to spend time together at the beach, walking our neighborhood and watching Michigan football.  We are so blessed to be apart of Community Reformed Church and call it home."  Ted has been with CRC since July of 2006. 

  • Theda Williams is originally from Grandville, Michigan and is a graduate of Calvin College. She became a commissioned pastor with the Reformed Church in 2015. She began here as Worship Director in 2007 and is now the Pastor of Worship, Leadership Development and Creative Arts. She and her husband Ron have three grown children and several grandchildren.

  • I grew up in Charlevoix and in this church. Attended Reformed Bible College (Kuyper College) and graduated from Western Seminary with a masters in Christian Education. I am the owner of one Old English Sheepdog (or I should say he owns me) and I love to read, be in the outdoors and Tiger Baseball. I’ve served here in different capacities over the last 30+ years including; youth ministry, children’s ministry, adult ministry, and local outreach.  

  • Tammy Oliver has been a part of Community Reformed Church for many years. She is the mother of three grown children; Drew, Grant and Hannah and has two younger children Graham and Griff. While raising the Fab 5 Tammy has volunteered with Sunday School, VBS and is the leader of the E.J. 4H Soccer program.  Tammy began her employment with CRC on October 1, 2016.


  • Lynda began working at CRC as Office Administrator in May of 2004.  She and her husband Glen have two sons and two granddaughters.  Lynda's responsibilities include staff/ministry support, publications, finances of CRC, scheduling, etc.  In her off time she enjoys boating and being an active Coast Guard Auxiliary member and serving as a staff officer.

  • Michael has been with CRC since July of 2004.  He and his wife Kim have two grown sons, Devin and Thomas.  The recently celebrated 37 years of marriage.  They are transplants from some 28 years ago and visitors since the 70's.  "We are blessed to live in such a wonderful community!"  Michael handles all the day to day maintenance and upkeep of our buildings and grounds.


  • sarah polleys - office assistant

    Sarah began her employment with CRC on May 27, 2016.  Sarah is married to Pastor Ted Polleys and has three amazing children, Eloise, Theodore "Theo" and Elijah "Eli".

  • Dianne has been married for 48 years and living in Charlevoix for 37 years. She and her husband John have 3 children and 6 grandchildren ranging in ages from 4-16. They bring such joy to their lives.  .


    Dianne was a stay at home Mom till their youngest went to school and then she ventured into the working world.  She worked for the local Radio Station in Advertising Sales and then went on to work for Northern Office Suppliers as the Store Manager.  


    Dianne began working at CRC in July of 2007 as our part-time Kitchen Manager.  She has been doing Wednesday night dinners(with the help of John) for the last 14 years.  Their Mentor, the late Bev Boss shared her tips, secrets and recipes and we always had fun doing what we did.   She has an awesome and faithful kitchen crew.  Dianne is happy to use her God given gifts and passion for cooking to serve Him.


    Outside of work Dianne enjoys walking her dog Marlee, cooking, baking ,boating and traveling,  She looks forward to traveling and seeing more of their grand-kids during retirement

Elders

  • Roger Rozema (2017). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .231-499-8261
  • Terry Smith (2017) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .231-675-7837
  • Gary Strange (2018) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 231-536-3300
  • Kris Way (2018) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .231-437-0864
  • Bruce Deckinga (2019) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 231-350-5222
  • Nate Klooster (2019) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .231-675-0225

Deacons

  • Jeremy DeYoung (2017) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 231-676-7595
  • Josh Dhaseleer (2017). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 231-373-6322
  • Al Gooch (2017). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .231-313-9942
  • Mark Cosens (2018). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 231-675-6261
  • Gary DeYoung (2018) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  231-758-4814
  • Erica Boss (2019) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  231-237-0582
  • Joel VanRoekel (2019) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 517-281-4984
  • Aaron Wiers (2019) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .231-330-9590