Our Staff


George Granberry

Senior Pastor

George was born in Mississippi and grew up in Memphis, TN, Chicago, IL and Overland Park, KS. He graduated from Kansas State University in 1977 with a degree in Journalism and Mass Communication. After Kansas State University George attended Denver Seminary and graduated with his Master of Divinity degree in 1981.
Since then he has ministered in Longmont, CO, Branson, MO and Wichita, KS.
He was the organizing pastor of Heartland Community Church and has been Senior Pastor since its beginning in 1993.
George is married to Vicki and they have two adult children, Stephanie and Stephen.


Rick Franks

Associate Pastor

Rick was born and raised in Columbia City, IN. After five years in the banking industry, Rick felt God’s call to the ministry and left Indiana to attend Montreat-Anderson College in NC, where he received his B.A. in Family Science in 1988.
He attended Reformed Theological Seminary in Jackson, MS and graduated with his Master of Divinity with an emphasis in Christian Education in 1993.
Rick was ordained as a Teaching Elder in the PCA in 1994 and ministered in Johnson City, TN and Lutz, FL before joining the staff of Heartland Community Church in September of 2006.
Rick and his wife, Robbie, are the parents of 7 children: Katie, Ben, Nathan, Andrew, Elizabeth, Sarah, & Timothy

Jonathan Lee

Jonathan Lee


Teaching Elders

George Granberry – Worship

Rick Franks – Ministry

Ruling Elders

John BoumaBryan HanningMatt Phillips
George BruceBrad HansenStan Shelden
Jeff FloraRon JohnsonMorten Vigilius
Gary GenschJeff MorrisLaVerne Waalkes


Phil ChallansChris Jackson
Dan De JongBarry Malcom
Ryan FrostBrian Nelson
Brian GenschTom Paine
Stephen GranberryTerry Peterson
John Hetherington