Meet Our Ministry Team
|Derek Boggs – Senior Pastor
Derek has served ECC as senior pastor since August 2010. He considers himself overwhelmingly blessed to be the pastor of this congregation. Derek received his Master of Divinity from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary in May 2003. He is passionate about spiritual formation, worship, and participating in God’s worldwide mission of redemption. Derek enjoys spending time with his wife Jessica, son Levi, and daughters Eve and Olive. For relaxation, he enjoys bird-watching, reading history, watching movies, and visiting ethnic restaurants of all kinds!
|Jon Dietrich – Associate Pastor, Youth & Families
Jon has served our Youth and Families since August of 2015. He feels so fortunate to be here working with our fantastic teenagers and feels so blessed by this community. Jon received his Masters of Divinity from Bethel Seminary in June of 2013 and was Ordained in the Covenant Denomination in 2018. Prior to serving ECC Jon served as the Director of Teen and Young Adult Ministries at a congregation in Minnesota. He enjoys walking alongside teenagers during their everyday lives and helping to guide them on their spiritual journeys. Jon enjoys spending time with his wife Susan and three little boys William, Levi, and Ander. For fun, Jon enjoys playing tennis, cycling, playing with his two dogs, reading cheesy Star Wars books, playing guitar, and watching the Minnesota Vikings!
|Jessica Boggs – Coordinator of Children’s Discipleship
Jessica began serving ECC as Coordinator of Children’s Discipleship in February 2017. She is excited to grow and learn with children as they study together about God’s love for them in Jesus. She is also deeply grateful to be working with a fantastic group of dedicated volunteers in our different areas of children’s ministry. She received her Master of Divinity from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary in 2005. She loves to spend time with her husband Derek and their three children. She also enjoys reading mysteries, drinking chai in local coffeeshops, and pretending to be crafty.
|Linnea Campbell – Office Administrator
Linnea has served ECC as the Office Administrator since August 2017 and as editor of the church newsletter, The Focus, since 2004. Prior to joining the ministry of the church in 2017, she worked as an administrative assistant at Perry Memorial Hospital for 21 years. Linnea grew up in Princeton and is a 5th-generation member of this congregation. She received her BA from Eureka College in 1988. Linnea enjoys spending time with her husband Gary and their children Mitchell and Peter. She loves attending band and choral concerts her children are in and is a PHS “soccer mom”. She enjoys traveling, musicals, watching HGTV, DIY, and crime shows, and volunteering in this community in many different ways!